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Turn off Outlook calendar sync in Planner for your organization - Microsoft Planner

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/office365/planner/turn-off-outlook-calendar-sync If you are a global admin for Office 365 and you want to turn off calendar sync in Microsoft Planner, you can use Windows PowerShell
Published Date : Saturday, January 18, 2020

Search with messaging extensions - Teams

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/microsoftteams/platform/resources/messaging-extension-v3/search-extensions Describes how to develop search based messaging extensions
Published Date : Saturday, January 18, 2020

Microsoft Teams code samples - Teams

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/microsoftteams/platform/samples/code-samples Links and descriptions of sample applications for the Microsoft Teams developer platform
Published Date : Saturday, January 18, 2020

Proactive messages - Teams

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/microsoftteams/platform/resources/bot-v3/bot-conversations/bots-conv-proactive Describes bots can start a conversation in Microsoft Teams
Published Date : Saturday, January 18, 2020

Add bots to Microsoft Teams apps - Teams

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/microsoftteams/platform/resources/bot-v3/bots-overview Describes how to get started developing bots in Microsoft Teams
Published Date : Saturday, January 18, 2020

Send and receive messages with a bot - Teams

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/microsoftteams/platform/resources/bot-v3/bot-conversations/bots-conversations Describes how to send and receive messages with bots in Microsoft Teams
Published Date : Saturday, January 18, 2020

Create a bot - Teams

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/microsoftteams/platform/resources/bot-v3/bots-create Describes how to create bots in Microsoft Teams
Published Date : Saturday, January 18, 2020

Get context for your bot - Teams

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/microsoftteams/platform/resources/bot-v3/bots-context Describes how to get context for bots in Microsoft Teams
Published Date : Saturday, January 18, 2020

Channel and Group chat conversations with bots - Teams

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/microsoftteams/platform/resources/bot-v3/bot-conversations/bots-conv-channel Describes the end-to-end scenario of having a conversation with a bot in a channel in Microsoft Teams
Published Date : Saturday, January 18, 2020

Create and send the task module - Teams

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/microsoftteams/platform/messaging-extensions/how-to/action-commands/create-task-module How to handle the initial invoke action and respond with a task module from an action messaging extension command
Published Date : Saturday, January 18, 2020

Requirements and considerations for application-hosted media bots - Teams

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/microsoftteams/platform/bots/calls-and-meetings/requirements-considerations-application-hosted-media-bots Understand important requirements and considerations related to creating application-hosted media bots for Microsoft Teams.
Published Date : Saturday, January 18, 2020

Rate limiting - Teams

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/microsoftteams/platform/bots/how-to/rate-limit Rate limiting and best practices in Microsoft Teams
Published Date : Saturday, January 18, 2020

Send proactive messages - Teams

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/microsoftteams/platform/bots/how-to/conversations/send-proactive-messages How to send proactive messages with your Microsoft Teams bot.
Published Date : Saturday, January 18, 2020

Real-time media calls and online meetings with Microsoft Teams - Teams

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/microsoftteams/platform/bots/calls-and-meetings/real-time-media-concepts Understand key concepts in building bot that can conduct real-time audio and video calls and online meetings.
Published Date : Saturday, January 18, 2020

Get started with Swashbuckle and ASP.NET Core

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/aspnet/core/tutorials/getting-started-with-swashbuckle Learn how to add Swashbuckle to your ASP.NET Core web API project to integrate the Swagger UI.
Published Date : Saturday, January 18, 2020

Add a model to a Razor Pages app in ASP.NET Core

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/aspnet/core/tutorials/razor-pages/model Discover how to add classes for managing movies in a database using Entity Framework Core (EF Core).
Published Date : Saturday, January 18, 2020

Migrate from ASP.NET Core 2.2 to 3.0

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/aspnet/core/migration/22-to-30 Learn how to migrate an ASP.NET Core 2.2 project to ASP.NET Core 3.0.
Published Date : Saturday, January 18, 2020

Tutorial: Get started with EF Core in an ASP.NET MVC web app

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/aspnet/core/data/ef-mvc/intro This is the first in a series of tutorials that explain how to build the Contoso University sample application from scratch.
Published Date : Saturday, January 18, 2020

Model validation in ASP.NET Core MVC

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/aspnet/core/mvc/models/validation Learn about model validation in ASP.NET Core MVC and Razor Pages.
Published Date : Saturday, January 18, 2020

Azure DevOps Feature Timeline

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/devops/release-notes/features-timeline Azure DevOps feature updates roadmap, release notes, release timeline, and server build numbers
Published Date : Saturday, January 18, 2020

How to Roundtrip Extensions - Visual Studio

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/visualstudio/extensibility/how-to-roundtrip-vsixs This won't work if your NuGet references are stored in project.json. ... Add the NuGet references back in to the project: Right-click on the Solution and choose Manage NuGet Packages for Solution. ... Using NuGet packages may create errors while trying to build your project.
Published Date : Saturday, January 18, 2020

Delete and recover packages - Azure Artifacts

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/devops/artifacts/how-to/delete-and-recover-packages Recover deleted packages and set up policies to automatically delete packages hosted in Azure DevOps Services and Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Published Date : Friday, January 17, 2020

Notification Hubs - Enterprise Push Architecture

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/notification-hubs/notification-hubs-enterprise-push-notification-architecture Guidance on using Azure Notification Hubs in an enterprise environment
Published Date : Friday, January 17, 2020

Deploy and Manage Notification Hubs using PowerShell

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/notification-hubs/notification-hubs-deploy-and-manage-powershell How to Create and Manage Notification Hubs Using PowerShell for Automation
Published Date : Friday, January 17, 2020

Azure Cosmos DB: SQL .NET Standard API, SDK & resources

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/cosmos-db/sql-api-sdk-dotnet-standard Learn all about the SQL API and .NET SDK including release dates, retirement dates, and changes made between each version of the Azure Cosmos DB .NET SDK.
Published Date : Friday, January 17, 2020

Use Azure Table Storage and Azure Cosmos DB Table API with C++

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/cosmos-db/table-storage-how-to-use-c-plus Store structured data in the cloud using Azure Table storage or the Azure Cosmos DB Table API.
Published Date : Friday, January 17, 2020

Create a data pipeline with the Azure Monitor Data Collector API - Azure Monitor

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/azure-monitor/platform/create-pipeline-datacollector-api You can use the Azure Monitor HTTP Data Collector API to add POST JSON data to the Log Analytics workspace from any client that can call the REST API. This article describes how to upload data stored in files in an automated way.
Published Date : Friday, January 17, 2020

Monitor Azure app services performance - Azure Monitor

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/azure-monitor/app/azure-web-apps Application performance monitoring for Azure app services. Chart load and response time, dependency information, and set alerts on performance.
Published Date : Friday, January 17, 2020

ApplicationInsights.config reference - Azure - Azure Monitor

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/azure-monitor/app/configuration-with-applicationinsights-config Enable or disable data collection modules, and add performance counters and other parameters.
Published Date : Friday, January 17, 2020

Set up web app analytics for ASP.NET with Azure Application Insights - Azure Monitor

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/azure-monitor/app/asp-net Configure performance, availability, and user behavior analytics tools for your ASP.NET website, hosted on-premises or in Azure.
Published Date : Friday, January 17, 2020

Dependency Tracking in Azure Application Insights - Azure Monitor

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/azure-monitor/app/asp-net-dependencies Monitor dependency calls from your on-premises or Microsoft Azure web application with Application Insights.
Published Date : Friday, January 17, 2020

Use dependency injection in .NET Azure Functions

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/azure-functions/functions-dotnet-dependency-injection Learn how to use dependency injection for registering and using services in .NET functions
Published Date : Friday, January 17, 2020

Azure Functions Overview

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/azure-functions/functions-overview Understand how to use Azure Functions to optimize asynchronous workloads in minutes.
Published Date : Friday, January 17, 2020

Quickstart for adding feature flags to ASP.NET Core

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/azure-app-configuration/quickstart-feature-flag-aspnet-core A quickstart for adding feature flags to ASP.NET Core apps and managing them in Azure App Configuration
Published Date : Friday, January 17, 2020

Xamarin.Forms and Azure Cognitive Services Introduction - Xamarin

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/xamarin-forms/data-cloud/azure-cognitive-services/introduction This article provides an introduction to a sample application that demonstrates how to invoke some of the Microsoft Cognitive Service APIs.
Published Date : Friday, January 17, 2020

Speech Recognition Using the Microsoft Speech API - Xamarin

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/xamarin-forms/data-cloud/azure-cognitive-services/speech-recognition The Microsoft Speech API is a cloud-based API that provides algorithms to process spoken language. This article explains how to use the Microsoft Speech Recognition REST API to convert audio to text in a Xamarin.Forms application.
Published Date : Friday, January 17, 2020

About creating and managing organization - Azure DevOps

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/devops/organizations/accounts/organization-management Collaborate with others to develop apps by using our cloud service, plan and track work, integrate with other services, and get more features or extensions.
Published Date : Friday, January 17, 2020

Deploy a Azure Pipelines agent on Windows - Azure Pipelines

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/devops/pipelines/agents/v2-windows Learn how to use Windows agents to build and deploy your Windows and Azure code for Azure Pipelines and TFS.
Published Date : Friday, January 17, 2020

Deploy a build and release agent on macOS - Azure Pipelines

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/devops/pipelines/agents/v2-osx Learn how to deploy a macOS agent to build and deploy your iOS application for Azure Pipelines and Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Published Date : Friday, January 17, 2020

Deploy a Azure Pipelines agent on Linux - Azure Pipelines

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/devops/pipelines/agents/v2-linux Learn how you can easily deploy a self-hosted agent on Linux for Azure Pipelines and Team Foundation Server (TFS).
Published Date : Friday, January 17, 2020

Migrate an existing bot within the same .NET Framework project - Bot Service

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/bot-service/migration/conversion-framework We take an existing .NET v3 bot and migrate it to the .NET v4 SDK, using the same project.
Published Date : Friday, January 17, 2020

Migrate an existing bot in a new .NET Core project - Bot Service

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/bot-service/migration/conversion-core We take an existing .NET v3 bot and migrate it to the .NET v4 SDK, using a new .NET Core project.
Published Date : Friday, January 17, 2020

Differences between the v3 and v4 SDK - Bot Service

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/bot-service/migration/migration-about Describes the differences between the v3 and v4 SDK.
Published Date : Friday, January 17, 2020

Use multiple LUIS and QnA models - Bot Service

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/bot-service/bot-builder-tutorial-dispatch Learn how to use LUIS and QnA maker in your bot.
Published Date : Friday, January 17, 2020

Add telemetry to your bot - Bot Service

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/bot-service/bot-builder-telemetry Learn how to integrate your bot with the new telemetry features.
Published Date : Friday, January 17, 2020

Add telemetry to your QnA bot - Bot Service

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/bot-service/bot-builder-telemetry-qnamaker Learn how to integrate the new telemetry features into your QnA Maker enabled bot.
Published Date : Friday, January 17, 2020

Bot Framework SDK Migration overview - Bot Service

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/bot-service/migration/migration-overview Provides an overview of the changes to the SDK and how to migrate from v3 to v4.
Published Date : Friday, January 17, 2020

Tutorial to create and deploy a basic bot - Bot Service

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/bot-service/bot-builder-tutorial-basic-deploy Learn how to create a basic bot and then deploy it to Azure.
Published Date : Friday, January 17, 2020

Unit test bots - Bot Service

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/bot-service/unit-test-bots Describes how to unit test bots using testing frameworks.
Published Date : Friday, January 17, 2020

Use QnA Maker to answer questions - Bot Service

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/bot-service/bot-builder-howto-qna Learn how to use QnA maker in your bot.
Published Date : Friday, January 17, 2020

Add natural language understanding to your bot - Bot Service

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/bot-service/bot-builder-howto-v4-luis Learn how to use LUIS for natural language understanding with the Bot Framework SDK.
Published Date : Friday, January 17, 2020

Handle user interruptions - Bot Service

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/bot-service/bot-builder-howto-handle-user-interrupt Learn how to handle user interrupt and direct conversation flow.
Published Date : Friday, January 17, 2020

Azure Bot Service tutorial to have a bot answer questions - Bot Service

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/bot-service/bot-builder-tutorial-add-qna Tutorial to use QnA Maker in your bot to answer questions.
Published Date : Friday, January 17, 2020

Add media to messages - Bot Service

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/bot-service/bot-builder-howto-add-media-attachments Learn how to add media to messages using the Bot Framework SDK.
Published Date : Friday, January 17, 2020

Implement sequential conversation flow - Bot Service

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/bot-service/bot-builder-dialog-manage-conversation-flow Learn how to manage a simple conversation flow with dialogs in the Bot Framework SDK.
Published Date : Friday, January 17, 2020

Create advanced conversation flow using branches and loops - Bot Service

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/bot-service/bot-builder-dialog-manage-complex-conversation-flow Learn how to manage a complex conversation flow with dialogs in the Bot Framework SDK.
Published Date : Friday, January 17, 2020

Reuse dialogs - Bot Service

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/bot-service/bot-builder-compositcontrol Learn how to modularize your bot logic using component dialogs in the Bot Framework SDK.
Published Date : Friday, January 17, 2020

Add rich card attachments to messages - Bot Service

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/bot-service/dotnet/bot-builder-dotnet-add-rich-card-attachments Learn how to add rich cards to messages using the Bot Framework SDK for .NET.
Published Date : Friday, January 17, 2020

Manage state data - Bot Service

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/bot-service/dotnet/bot-builder-dotnet-state Learn how to save and retrieve state data with the Bot Framework SDK for .NET.
Published Date : Friday, January 17, 2020

Create a bot with the Bot Framework SDK for .NET - Bot Service

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/bot-service/dotnet/bot-builder-dotnet-sdk-quickstart Create a bot with the Bot Framework SDK for .NET, a powerful bot construction framework.
Published Date : Friday, January 17, 2020

Define a form using JSON schema and FormFlow - Bot Service

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/bot-service/dotnet/bot-builder-dotnet-formflow-json-schema Learn how to define a form using JSON schema and FormFlow with the Bot Framework SDK for .NET.
Published Date : Friday, January 17, 2020

Bot Framework SDK for .NET - Bot Service

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/bot-service/dotnet/bot-builder-dotnet-overview Get started with Bot Framework SDK for .NET, a powerful, easy-to-use framework for building bots.
Published Date : Friday, January 17, 2020

Create data-driven experiences with Azure Search - Bot Service

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/bot-service/dotnet/bot-builder-dotnet-search-azure Learn how to create data-driven experiences with Azure Search and help users navigate large amounts of content in a bot with the Bot Framework SDK for .NET and Azure Search.
Published Date : Friday, January 17, 2020

Manage custom state data with Azure Cosmos DB - Bot Service

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/bot-service/dotnet/bot-builder-dotnet-state-azure-cosmosdb Learn how to save and retrieve state data using Azure Cosmos DB with the Bot Framework SDK for .NET
Published Date : Friday, January 17, 2020

Manage custom state data with Azure Table storage - Bot Service

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/bot-service/dotnet/bot-builder-dotnet-state-azure-table-storage Learn how to save and retrieve state data using Azure Table Storage with the Bot Framework SDK for .NET
Published Date : Friday, January 17, 2020

Upgrade your bot to Bot Framework API v3 - Bot Service

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/bot-service/bot-service-resources-upgrade-to-v3 Learn how to upgrade your bot to Bot Framework API v3.
Published Date : Friday, January 17, 2020

Connect a bot to WeChat - Bot Service

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/bot-service/bot-service-channel-connect-wechat Learn how to configure a bot's connection to WeChat.
Published Date : Friday, January 17, 2020

Lightning providers - Windows IoT

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/iot-core/develop-your-app/lightningproviders Learn more about how you can use the Microosft Lightning Providers library.
Published Date : Friday, January 17, 2020

Arduino Wiring Porting Guide - Windows IoT

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/iot-core/learn-about-hardware/arduinowiringportingguide Learn about modifications and common issues that come up when deploying Arduino Wiring projects.
Published Date : Friday, January 17, 2020

Computer Vision - Windows IoT

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/iot-core/extend-your-app/computervision Learn how to use Microosft Cognitive Services and OpenCV for your IoT device.
Published Date : Friday, January 17, 2020

Python - Windows IoT

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/iot-core/developer-tools/python Learn how to install Python on a device running Windows 10 IoT Core
Published Date : Friday, January 17, 2020

Azure PowerShell Change Log

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/powershell/azure/azurerm/release-notes-azureps This is a history of changes made to Azure PowerShell in the latest release.
Published Date : Friday, January 17, 2020

Install Azure PowerShell on Windows with PowerShellGet

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/powershell/azure/azurerm/install-azurerm-ps How to install Azure PowerShell with PowerShellGet
Published Date : Friday, January 17, 2020

Azure PowerShell release notes

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/powershell/azure/release-notes-azureps Learn about all of the latest updates to the Azure PowerShell modules.
Published Date : Friday, January 17, 2020

Generating a Provider Manifest - Message Analyzer

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/message-analyzer/generating-a-provider-manifest Important As an alternative to the previous methods, you may be able to use the following tool to create a manifest: A new Visual Studio extension known as the Microsoft EventRegister Tool is available from a Nuget package.
Published Date : Friday, January 17, 2020

Release Notes for Report Viewer controls - SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS)

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/sql/reporting-services/application-integration/release-notes-ssrs-application-integration The release notes for the Report Viewer controls of WebForms and WinForms, related to Reporting Services.
Published Date : Friday, January 17, 2020

Security - Windows drivers

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/windows-hardware/drivers/bringup/security-overview Use the topics in this section to learn more about security in Windows 10 Mobile.
Published Date : Friday, January 17, 2020

Caching guidance - Best practices for cloud applications

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/architecture/best-practices/caching Guidance on caching to improve performance and scalability.
Published Date : Friday, January 17, 2020

Performance considerations for your deployment infrastructure

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/architecture/framework/devops/performance Describes considerations to make regarding your deployment infrastructure.
Published Date : Friday, January 17, 2020

Release Notes - Speech service - Azure Cognitive Services

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/cognitive-services/speech-service/releasenotes See a running log of feature releases, improvements, bug fixes, and known issues for the Speech service.
Published Date : Friday, January 17, 2020

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 : Friday, January 17, 2020

Use API version profiles with .NET in Azure Stack

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure-stack/user/azure-stack-version-profiles-net Learn how to use API version profiles with .NET SDK in Azure Stack.
Published Date : Friday, January 17, 2020

Universal Package, download and publish task - Azure Pipelines

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/devops/pipelines/tasks/package/universal-packages Learn all about how you can make use of NuGet packages when you are building code in Azure Pipelines and Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Published Date : Friday, January 17, 2020

ID3D12GraphicsCommandList::SetMarker (d3d12.h) - Win32 apps

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/win32/api/d3d12/nf-d3d12-id3d12graphicscommandlist-setmarker Not intended to be called directly.  Use the PIX event runtime to insert events into a command list.
Published Date : Friday, January 17, 2020