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What's new in Bot Framework Composer

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/composer/what-is-new Learn about updates, improvements and new features in Bot Framework Composer, a visual authoring tool for building conversational AI applications.
Published Date : Monday, August 2, 2021

Quickstart - Run your first Azure Batch job with the .NET API - Azure Batch

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/batch/quick-run-dotnet In this quickstart, you run an Azure Batch sample job and tasks from a C# application with the Batch .NET client library.
Published Date : Tuesday, May 25, 2021

Release notes - Speech Service - Azure Cognitive Services

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/cognitive-services/speech-service/releasenotes A running log of Speech Service feature releases, improvements, bug fixes, and known issues.
Published Date : Saturday, May 15, 2021

Azure Media Services v3 release notes - Azure Media Services v3

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/media-services/latest/release-notes To stay up-to-date with the most recent developments, this article provides you with the latest updates on Azure Media Services v3.
Published Date : Wednesday, March 17, 2021

dotnet pack command - .NET CLI

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/dotnet/core/tools/dotnet-pack The dotnet pack command creates NuGet packages for your .NET project.
Published Date : Monday, August 23, 2021

Understand and update dependencies

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/dotnet/architecture/porting-existing-aspnet-apps/understand-update-dependencies To migrate a .NET Framework project to .NET Core, its dependencies must be updated to work with .NET Core. This section examines tools and approaches that can be used to plan migrations for large apps.
Published Date : Friday, November 13, 2020

Example migration of eShop to ASP.NET Core

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/dotnet/architecture/porting-existing-aspnet-apps/example-migration-eshop A walkthrough of migrating an existing ASP.NET MVC app to ASP.NET Core, using a sample online store app as a reference.
Published Date : Friday, November 13, 2020

Identify sequence of projects to migrate

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/dotnet/architecture/porting-existing-aspnet-apps/identify-migration-sequence Large apps typically aren't migrated to new platforms all at once, but in a series of smaller steps. Learn how to plan the steps for migrating an ASP.NET MVC app to ASP.NET Core.
Published Date : Friday, November 13, 2020

Strategies for migrating incrementally

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/dotnet/architecture/porting-existing-aspnet-apps/incremental-migration-strategies What strategies can teams adopt that will allow them to migrate large apps from ASP.NET MVC to .NET Core in an incremental fashion?
Published Date : Friday, November 13, 2020

Migration considerations

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/dotnet/architecture/porting-existing-aspnet-apps/migration-considerations What does a team need to know to make the right decision about whether and how to migrate from ASP.NET MVC to .NET Core?
Published Date : Friday, November 13, 2020

Publish apps with the .NET CLI - .NET

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/dotnet/core/deploying/deploy-with-cli Learn to publish a .NET application using the .NET CLI commands.
Published Date : Friday, February 5, 2021

Install the AIPService PowerShell module for Azure Information Protection

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/information-protection/install-powershell Instructions to install PowerShell for the protection service from Azure Information Protection. The name of this module is AIPService.
Published Date : Friday, November 1, 2019

Invoking an API protected by Microsoft identity platform from a text-only device - Code Samples

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/samples/azure-samples/active-directory-dotnetcore-devicecodeflow-v2/invoke-protected-api-text/ This sample demonstrates how to leverage MSAL.NET from apps that do not have the capability of offering an interactive authentication experience.
Published Date : Tuesday, November 30, 2021

Build a multi-tenant daemon with the Microsoft identity platform endpoint - Code Samples

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/samples/azure-samples/ms-identity-aspnet-daemon-webapp/build-multi-tenant-daemon-aad/ Use the Microsoft identity platform endpoint to access the data of Microsoft business customers in a long-running, non-interactive process.
Published Date : Tuesday, November 30, 2021

Visual Studio documentation

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/visualstudio/windows/ Learn how to use Visual Studio to develop applications, services, and tools in the language of your choice, for any platform or device.
Published Date : Monday, November 8, 2021

TLS 1.2 is required for connectivity in Microsoft Dynamics 365 Customer Engagement - Dynamics 365 Sales

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/troubleshoot/dynamics-365/sales/tls-1-dot-2-required-for-connectivity Describes that TLS 1.2 is required in Microsoft Dynamics 365 to connect to customer engagement applications, and identifies if you are impacted and what steps you may need to take.
Published Date : Wednesday, March 31, 2021

Cannot connect to Dynamics 365 online - Dynamics 365 Sales

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/troubleshoot/dynamics-365/sales/cannot-connect-dynamics-365-online Provides a solution to an issue where you're unable to connect to Dynamics 365 (online), version 9.0, using SDK tools.
Published Date : Wednesday, March 31, 2021

Configure daemon apps that call web APIs - Microsoft identity platform

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/active-directory/develop/scenario-daemon-app-configuration Learn how to configure the code for your daemon application that calls web APIs (app configuration)
Published Date : Saturday, September 19, 2020

What's new in Azure Cognitive Search

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/search/whats-new Announcements of new and enhanced features, including a service rename of Azure Search to Azure Cognitive Search.
Published Date : Tuesday, July 20, 2021

Quickstart: Object detection with Custom Vision client library - Azure Cognitive Services

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/cognitive-services/custom-vision-service/quickstarts/object-detection Quickstart: Create an object detection project, add custom tags, upload images, train the model, and detect objects in images using the Custom Vision client library.
Published Date : Tuesday, September 28, 2021

Quickstart: Image classification with Custom Vision client library or REST API - Azure Cognitive Services

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/cognitive-services/custom-vision-service/quickstarts/image-classification Quickstart: Create an image classification project, add tags, upload images, train your project, and make a prediction using the Custom Vision client library or the REST API
Published Date : Tuesday, September 28, 2021

Connect to Azure Media Services v3 API - .NET - Azure Media Services v3

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/media-services/latest/configure-connect-dotnet-howto This article demonstrates how to connect to Media Services v3 API with .NET.
Published Date : Tuesday, November 17, 2020

IQ# Magic Commands - Q# reference - Microsoft Quantum

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/qsharp/api/iqsharp-magic/ Lists the magic commands available in the IQ# Jupyter kernel.
Published Date : Friday, November 19, 2021

%package (magic command) - Q# reference - Microsoft Quantum

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/qsharp/api/iqsharp-magic/package Provides the ability to load a NuGet package.
Published Date : Friday, November 19, 2021

March 2021 announcements - Partner Center

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/partner-center/announcements/2021-march March 2021 announcements for Microsoft Partner Center including new capabilities, promotions, offers, markets, or changes to existing offers.
Published Date : Friday, April 2, 2021

Create deployable packages - Commerce | Dynamics 365

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/dynamics365/commerce/dev-itpro/retail-sdk/retail-sdk-packaging This topic explains how to create a deployable package for Microsoft Dynamics 365 Commerce.
Published Date : Tuesday, November 30, 2021

Log extension events to Application Insights - Commerce | Dynamics 365

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/dynamics365/commerce/dev-itpro/commerce-application-insights This topic explains how to log events to Customer Application Insights from Commerce runtime (CRT) extensions.
Published Date : Friday, September 18, 2020

Set up Commerce SDK build pipeline - Commerce | Dynamics 365

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/dynamics365/commerce/dev-itpro/retail-sdk/sdk-build-pipeline This topic shows how to set up the Azure DevOps build pipeline for the Retail SDK.
Published Date : Wednesday, July 29, 2020

Consume Retail Server APIs in external applications - Commerce | Dynamics 365

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/dynamics365/commerce/dev-itpro/consume-retail-server-api This topic describes how to consume the Retail Server APIs in external applications.
Published Date : Tuesday, March 2, 2021

What's new and changed in Dynamics 365 Commerce 10.0.18 (May 2021) - Commerce | Dynamics 365

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/dynamics365/commerce/get-started/whats-new-commerce-10-0-18 This topic describes features that are either new or changed in Dynamics 365 Commerce 10.0.18.
Published Date : Thursday, March 4, 2021

Download Retail SDK samples and reference packages from GitHub and NuGet - Commerce | Dynamics 365

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/dynamics365/commerce/dev-itpro/retail-sdk/sdk-github This topic explains to how to download Retail software development kit (SDK) samples from GitHub and reference packages from a public feed.
Published Date : Thursday, August 13, 2020

Integrate the POS with a new hardware device and generate the extension installer - Commerce | Dynamics 365

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/dynamics365/commerce/dev-itpro/hardware-device-extension This topic explains how to integrate the point of sale (POS) with a new hardware device and generate the extension installer.
Published Date : Monday, July 27, 2020

Call Commerce Scale Unit APIs - Commerce | Dynamics 365

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/dynamics365/commerce/e-commerce-extensibility/call-retail-server-apis This topic explains how to call application programming interfaces (APIs) for Microsoft Dynamics 365 Commerce Scale Unit from a data action or directly from module code.
Published Date : Tuesday, September 21, 2021

Removed or deprecated features in Dynamics 365 Commerce - Commerce | Dynamics 365

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/dynamics365/commerce/get-started/removed-deprecated-features-commerce This topic describes features that have been removed, or that are planned for removal from Dynamics 365 Commerce.
Published Date : Monday, September 27, 2021

Create a Retail Server extension API (Retail SDK version 10.0.11 and later) - Commerce | Dynamics 365

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/dynamics365/commerce/dev-itpro/retail-server-icontroller-extension This topic explains how to create a new Retail Server API with Retail SDK version 10.0.11 and later.
Published Date : Thursday, September 9, 2021

Commerce for IT pros and developers - Commerce | Dynamics 365

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/dynamics365/commerce/dev-itpro/dev-retail-home-page This page lists the resources that are available for IT pros and developers who support Commerce.
Published Date : Thursday, August 26, 2021

Migrate the Retail SDK from Visual Studio 2015 to Visual Studio 2017 - Commerce | Dynamics 365

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/dynamics365/commerce/dev-itpro/retail-sdk/migrate-sdk This topic explains how to migrate the Retail SDK to Visual Studio 2017 and update the reference to NuGet.
Published Date : Friday, August 14, 2020

Extend Commerce Data Exchange - Real-time Service - Commerce | Dynamics 365

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/dynamics365/commerce/dev-itpro/extend-commerce-data-exchange This topic explains how you can extend Commerce Data Exchange - Real-time service by adding extension methods to the RetailTransactionServiceEx class.
Published Date : Monday, November 30, 2020

Retail software development kit (SDK) - Commerce | Dynamics 365

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/dynamics365/commerce/dev-itpro/retail-sdk/retail-sdk-overview The Retail SDK includes code, code samples, templates, and tools that you can use to customize commerce functionality.
Published Date : Monday, September 27, 2021

Feature overview for Azure DevOps - Azure DevOps

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/devops/user-guide/alm-devops-features Comprehensive index to all features for Azure DevOps
Published Date : Tuesday, May 28, 2019

Deploying a privileged access solution

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security/compass/privileged-access-deployment Configuring and deploying components of a privileged access solution
Published Date : Monday, June 7, 2021

Download tools from NuGet (Microsoft Dataverse) - Power Apps

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/powerapps/developer/data-platform/download-tools-nuget Download the Plug-in Registration, Package Deployment, and other developer tools from NuGet.org.
Published Date : Thursday, March 18, 2021

Enhanced quick start (Microsoft Dataverse) - Power Apps

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/powerapps/developer/data-platform/webapi/enhanced-quick-start Create a new project in Visual Studio to build a console application that uses Microsoft Dataverse Web API
Published Date : Friday, October 1, 2021

Register a WebHook (Microsoft Dataverse) - Power Apps

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/powerapps/developer/data-platform/register-web-hook Learn how to register a WebHook using the Plug-in Registration tool.
Published Date : Thursday, March 18, 2021

Automate tests with Azure Pipelines using classic editor - Power Apps

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/powerapps/maker/canvas-apps/test-studio-classic-pipeline-editor Describes how to automate test suites and cases using the classic editor from Azure Pipelines.
Published Date : Tuesday, July 20, 2021

Write a plug-in (Microsoft Dataverse) - Power Apps

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/powerapps/developer/data-platform/write-plug-in Learn how to write custom code to be executed on specific events of the Dataverse database transaction.
Published Date : Thursday, March 18, 2021

Walkthrough: Configure Microsoft Azure (SAS) for integration (Microsoft Dataverse) - Power Apps

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/powerapps/developer/data-platform/walkthrough-configure-azure-sas-integration This walkthrough guides you through configuring the Azure Service Bus issuer, scope, and rules to allow a listener application to read the Microsoft Dataverse messages posted to the Azure Service Bus.
Published Date : Thursday, March 18, 2021

Developer tools and resources (Microsoft Dataverse) - Power Apps

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/powerapps/developer/data-platform/developer-tools Learn about available tools and resources when working with solutions.
Published Date : Wednesday, July 28, 2021

Sample: Create a custom workflow activity (Microsoft Dataverse) - Power Apps

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/powerapps/developer/data-platform/workflow/sample-create-custom-workflow-activity The sample demonstrates how to write a custom workflow activity that can create an account and a task for the account. This sample uses early binding.
Published Date : Tuesday, January 28, 2020

Sample: Update next birthday using a custom workflow activity (Microsoft Dataverse) - Power Apps

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/powerapps/developer/data-platform/workflow/sample-update-next-birthday-using-custom-workflow-activity The sample demonstrates workflow activity returns the next birthday. Use this in a workflow that sends a birthday greeting to a customer.
Published Date : Tuesday, January 28, 2020

Quickstart: Organization service sample (C#) (Microsoft Dataverse) - Power Apps

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/powerapps/developer/data-platform/org-service/quick-start-org-service-console-app This quickstart will show you how to connect to the organization service of the Microsoft Dataverse
Published Date : Wednesday, May 26, 2021

Use the Microsoft Dataverse Organization Service (Dataverse) - Power Apps

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/powerapps/developer/data-platform/org-service/overview Read how you can use Microsoft Dataverse Organization Service to work with data, and table and column definitions.
Published Date : Thursday, April 15, 2021

Quick Start Sample: Retrieve Microsoft Dataverse environements using Online Management API - Power Apps

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/powerapps/developer/data-platform/online-management-api/sample-quick-start The C# sample demonstrates how to authenticate to the Online Management API and then retrieve all Microsoft Dataverse environments from your Microsoft 365 tenant.
Published Date : Tuesday, October 1, 2019

Sample: Use Dynamics 365 for Outlook methods (Microsoft Dataverse) - Power Apps

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/powerapps/developer/data-platform/outlook-client/sample-outlook-methods This sample shows how to use the methods available in the `Microsoft.Crm.Outlook.Sdk.dll` assembly.
Published Date : Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Use the XRM tooling common login control in your client applications (Microsoft Dataverse) - Power Apps

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/powerapps/developer/data-platform/xrm-tooling/use-xrm-tooling-common-login-control-client-applications The Microsoft Dataverse SDK provides you with a template for Visual Studio that enables you to use the common login control in your client applications. The code for Dataverse authentication, credential storage and retrieval, and diagnostic logging is built into the template so that you can quickly leverage these capabilities in your Windows client applications for Dataverse
Published Date : Wednesday, March 27, 2019

Quick Start: Web API sample (C#) (Microsoft Dataverse) - Power Apps

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/powerapps/developer/data-platform/webapi/quick-start-console-app-csharp Walks you through creating a program to authenticate with the Microsoft Dataverse Server and then call a Web API function.
Published Date : Tuesday, October 19, 2021

Authenticating .NET Framework applications (Microsoft Dataverse) - Power Apps

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/powerapps/developer/data-platform/authenticate-dot-net-framework Provides an overview of .NET based application authentication with Microsoft Dataverse web services.
Published Date : Tuesday, March 23, 2021

Common issues and workarounds (Power Apps Component Framework) - Power Apps

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/powerapps/developer/component-framework/issues-and-workarounds Provides information on know issues and workarounds some come across while working with Power Apps component framework and CLI
Published Date : Thursday, July 1, 2021

Generate early-bound classes for the Organization service (Microsoft Dataverse) - Power Apps

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/powerapps/developer/data-platform/org-service/generate-early-bound-classes Learn about a command-line code generation tool for use with Microsoft Dataverse. This tool generates early-bound .NET Framework classes that represent the Entity Data Model used by Dataverse.
Published Date : Thursday, June 10, 2021

Register a plug-in (Microsoft Dataverse) - Power Apps

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/powerapps/developer/data-platform/register-plug-in Learn how to register a plug-in in a step of the Microsoft Dataverse event pipeline.
Published Date : Friday, November 5, 2021

Use OAuth authentication with Microsoft Dataverse (Dataverse) - Power Apps

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/powerapps/developer/data-platform/authenticate-oauth Learn how to authenticate applications with Microsoft Dataverse using OAuth.
Published Date : Friday, October 29, 2021

Sample: Calculate a credit score with a custom workflow activity (Microsoft Dataverse) - Power Apps

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/powerapps/developer/data-platform/workflow/sample-calculate-credit-score-custom-workflow-activity The sample demonstrates workflow activity calculates the credit score based on the Social Security Number (SSN) and name.
Published Date : Tuesday, January 28, 2020

Walkthrough: Register an Azure-aware plug-in using the Plug-in Registration tool (Microsoft Dataverse) - Power Apps

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/powerapps/developer/data-platform/walkthrough-register-azure-aware-plug-in-using-plug-in-registration-tool Demonstrates how to register a service endpoint step using the Plug-in Registration tool for use with Azure-Dataverse integration.
Published Date : Thursday, March 18, 2021

Sample: Import files as web resources(model-driven apps) - Power Apps

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/powerapps/developer/model-driven-apps/sample-import-files-web-resources The sample provides a simplified example of importing files as web resources.
Published Date : Wednesday, April 14, 2021

Start a Microsoft Dataverse Web API project in Visual Studio (C#) (Dataverse) - Power Apps

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/powerapps/developer/data-platform/webapi/start-web-api-project-visual-studio-csharp Create a new project in Visual Studio to build a console application that uses Microsoft Dataverse Web API
Published Date : Monday, April 22, 2019

Use Office365 authentication with Microsoft Dataverse (Microsoft Dataverse) - Power Apps

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/powerapps/developer/data-platform/authenticate-office365-deprecation Describes deprecation of the WS-Trust security protocol and the code changes required in applications that use Office365 authentication.
Published Date : Monday, September 20, 2021

Catalog and CatalogAssignment tables (Microsoft Dataverse) - Power Apps

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/powerapps/developer/data-platform/catalog-catalogassignment Learn how to use the Catalog and CatalogAssignment tables to expose events in your solution
Published Date : Sunday, October 31, 2021

Web API Functions and Actions Sample (C#) (Microsoft Dataverse) - Power Apps

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/powerapps/developer/data-platform/webapi/samples/functions-actions-csharp This sample demonstrates how to call bound and unbound functions and actions, including custom actions, using the Microsoft Dataverse Web API and C#
Published Date : Thursday, July 15, 2021

Debug Workflow Activities (Microsoft Dataverse) - Power Apps

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/powerapps/developer/data-platform/workflow/debug-workflow-activites Describes how to debug workflow activities using the Plug-in Registration tool.
Published Date : Friday, June 21, 2019

Debug plug-ins (Microsoft Dataverse) - Power Apps

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/powerapps/developer/data-platform/debug-plug-in Learn how to debug plug-ins using the Plug-in Registration tool.
Published Date : Tuesday, March 16, 2021

Workflow Extensions (Microsoft Dataverse) - Power Apps

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/powerapps/developer/data-platform/workflow/workflow-extensions Learn how to add custom workflow activities to the workflow designer.
Published Date : Wednesday, March 17, 2021

Tutorial: Create workflow extension (Microsoft Dataverse) - Power Apps

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/powerapps/developer/data-platform/workflow/tutorial-create-workflow-extension This tutorial will show you the process to extend the workflow designer to add custom activities and logic using a workflow assembly
Published Date : Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Tutorial: Create an ASP.NET Core Blazor WebAssembly app using Microsoft Dataverse - Power Apps

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/powerapps/developer/data-platform/walkthrough-blazor-webassembly-single-tenant Learn how to create an ASP.NET Core Blazor WebAssembly application that connects to Microsoft Dataverse web services and retrieves business data.
Published Date : Tuesday, March 23, 2021

Import components into model-driven apps in Microsoft Dataverse - Power Apps

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/powerapps/developer/component-framework/import-custom-controls This article describes how to import code components into model-driven apps in Microsoft Dataverse.
Published Date : Thursday, April 1, 2021

Subscribe to SDK assembly updates using NuGet (Microsoft Dataverse) - Power Apps

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/powerapps/developer/data-platform/org-service/subscribe-sdk-assembly-updates-using-nuget Microsoft Dataverse (.NET Framework) SDK assemblies and some command-line tools are available through a software distribution website called nuget.org. Use of NuGet packages in your application project enables you to keep your project up-to-date with the latest releases of the SDK assemblies and tools.
Published Date : Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Tutorial: Write and register a plug-in (Microsoft Dataverse) - Power Apps

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/powerapps/developer/data-platform/tutorial-write-plug-in The first of three tutorials that will show you how to work with plug-ins.
Published Date : Tuesday, March 16, 2021

Use connection strings in XRM tooling to connect to Microsoft Dataverse (Dataverse) - Power Apps

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/powerapps/developer/data-platform/xrm-tooling/use-connection-strings-xrm-tooling-connect XRM tooling enables you to connect to your Microsoft Dataverse environment by using connection strings
Published Date : Wednesday, November 13, 2019