ASP.NET OData Function Parameter Parsing

It's the simple things in life that get you. In this case, I had a ASP.NET Web API OData service that had a function. [ODataRoute( »

Database Connection Strings with Azure Worker Roles

I love web.config transforms in ASP.NET. Using the XML Transformations engine built into Visual Studio, they allow me to easily change settings between environments »

Configure Azure Cloud Service App Pool Identity

As I am learning more about how Cloud Services work in Azure, I came across an interesting problem. I wanted my Cloud Service to run under »

Wildcard certificates for domains

Turns out that if you have a wildcard certificate you want to install in a website, you can't set your DNS to be two levels. You »

Upgrading Ghost on Microsoft Azure

This site is a Ghost blog running as a Microsoft Azure Web Site. When I logged into the backend last week, I noticed that there was »

Copying/Pasting Visual Studio 2013 Code

Earlier today I wanted to copy and paste code that I had written into a OneNote notebook. However, when I pasted it, it lost all formatting! »