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Authorize access to blobs and queues with Azure Active Directory from a client application - Azure Storage

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/storage/common/storage-auth-aad-app Use Azure Active Directory to authenticate from within a client application, acquire an OAuth 2.0 token, and authorize requests to Azure Blob storage and Queue storage.
Published Date : Sunday, October 13, 2019

Quickstart: Synthesize speech, Java (Windows, Linux, macOS) - Speech Service - Azure Cognitive Services

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/cognitive-services/speech-service/quickstart-text-to-speech-java-jre In this quickstart, you&#x27ll learn to create a simple Java application that captures and synthesize speech from text and play it with the default speaker.
Published Date : Sunday, October 13, 2019

Azure Monitor overview

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/azure-monitor/overview Overview of Microsoft services and functionalities that contribute to a complete monitoring strategy for your Azure services and applications.
Published Date : Sunday, October 13, 2019

Azure Functions C# script developer reference

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/azure-functions/functions-reference-csharp Understand how to develop Azure Functions using C# script.
Published Date : Sunday, October 13, 2019

Bindings for Durable Functions - Azure

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/azure-functions/durable/durable-functions-bindings How to use triggers and bindings for the Durable Functions extension for Azure Functions.
Published Date : Sunday, October 13, 2019

Get started with C++/WinRT - Windows UWP applications

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/uwp/cpp-and-winrt-apis/get-started To get you up to speed with using C++&#x2FWinRT, this topic walks through a simple code example.
Published Date : Saturday, October 12, 2019

Introduction to Microsoft Interface Definition Language 3.0 - Windows UWP applications

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/uwp/midl-3/intro An introduction to Microsoft Interface Definition Language 3.0.
Published Date : Saturday, October 12, 2019

VisualElement (xamlom.h)

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/win32/api/xamlom/ns-xamlom-visualelement Represents a XAML element in the Live Visual Tree in Microsoft Visual Studio.
Published Date : Saturday, October 12, 2019

xamlom.h header

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/win32/api/xamlom/ IVisualTreeService Provides methods to manage a XAML visual tree. ... IVisualTreeServiceCallback Communicates the state of the visual tree. ... VisualElement Represents a XAML element in the Live Visual Tree in Microsoft Visual Studio.
Published Date : Saturday, October 12, 2019

IsWow64GuestMachineSupported function (wow64apiset.h)

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/win32/api/wow64apiset/nf-wow64apiset-iswow64guestmachinesupported Determines which architectures are supported (under WOW64) on the given machine architecture.
Published Date : Saturday, October 12, 2019

MemoryBarrier function (winnt.h)

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/win32/api/winnt/nf-winnt-memorybarrier Creates a hardware memory barrier (fence) that prevents the CPU from re-ordering read and write operations. It may also prevent the compiler from re-ordering read and write operations.
Published Date : Saturday, October 12, 2019

WinMain function (winbase.h)

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/win32/api/winbase/nf-winbase-winmain The user-provided entry point for a graphical Windows-based application.
Published Date : Saturday, October 12, 2019

IApplicationDesignModeSettings2 (shobjidl_core.h)

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/win32/api/shobjidl_core/nn-shobjidl_core-iapplicationdesignmodesettings2 Enables development tool applications to dynamically control system and user states, such as native display resolution, device scale factor, and application view layout, reported to Windows Store apps for the purpose of testing Windows Store apps running in design mode for a wide range of form factors without the need for the actual hardware. Also enables testing of changes in normally user-controlled state to test Windows Store apps under a variety of scenarios.
Published Date : Saturday, October 12, 2019

PathFindNextComponentA function (shlwapi.h)

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/win32/api/shlwapi/nf-shlwapi-pathfindnextcomponenta Parses a path and returns the portion of that path that follows the first backslash.
Published Date : Saturday, October 12, 2019

PathFindNextComponentW function (shlwapi.h)

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/win32/api/shlwapi/nf-shlwapi-pathfindnextcomponentw Parses a path and returns the portion of that path that follows the first backslash.
Published Date : Saturday, October 12, 2019

ISurrogate (objidlbase.h)

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/win32/api/objidlbase/nn-objidlbase-isurrogate Used to dynamically load new DLL servers into an existing surrogate and free the surrogate when it is no longer needed.
Published Date : Saturday, October 12, 2019

ISurrogate (objidl.h)

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/win32/api/objidl/nn-objidl-isurrogate Used to dynamically load new DLL servers into an existing surrogate and free the surrogate when it is no longer needed.
Published Date : Saturday, October 12, 2019

IP_ADAPTER_INFO (iptypes.h)

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/win32/api/iptypes/ns-iptypes-ip_adapter_info Contains information about a particular network adapter on the local computer.
Published Date : Saturday, October 12, 2019

ReBaseImage function (imagehlp.h)

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/win32/api/imagehlp/nf-imagehlp-rebaseimage Changes the load address for the specified image, which reduces the required load time for a DLL.
Published Date : Saturday, October 12, 2019

ReBaseImage64 function (imagehlp.h)

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/win32/api/imagehlp/nf-imagehlp-rebaseimage64 Changes the load address for the specified image, which reduces the required load time for a DLL.
Published Date : Saturday, October 12, 2019

ReleaseExclusiveCpuSets function (expandedresources.h)

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/win32/api/expandedresources/nf-expandedresources-releaseexclusivecpusets Opts out of CPU exclusivity, giving the app access to all cores, but at the cost of having to share them with other processes.
Published Date : Saturday, October 12, 2019

SetErrorMode function (errhandlingapi.h)

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/win32/api/errhandlingapi/nf-errhandlingapi-seterrormode Controls whether the system will handle the specified types of serious errors or whether the process will handle them.
Published Date : Saturday, October 12, 2019

XMConvertFloatToHalf function (directxpackedvector.h)

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/win32/api/directxpackedvector/nf-directxpackedvector-xmconvertfloattohalf Converts a single-precision floating-point value to a half-precision floating-point value.
Published Date : Saturday, October 12, 2019

XMConvertFloatToHalfStream function (directxpackedvector.h)

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/win32/api/directxpackedvector/nf-directxpackedvector-xmconvertfloattohalfstream Converts a stream of single-precision floating-point values to a stream of half-precision floating-point values.
Published Date : Saturday, October 12, 2019

XMConvertHalfToFloat function (directxpackedvector.h)

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/win32/api/directxpackedvector/nf-directxpackedvector-xmconverthalftofloat Converts a half-precision floating-point value to a single-precision floating-point value.
Published Date : Saturday, October 12, 2019

XMConvertHalfToFloatStream function (directxpackedvector.h)

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/win32/api/directxpackedvector/nf-directxpackedvector-xmconverthalftofloatstream Converts a stream of half-precision floating-point values to a stream of single-precision floating-point values.
Published Date : Saturday, October 12, 2019

XMVectorTrueInt function (directxmath.h)

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/win32/api/directxmath/nf-directxmath-xmvectortrueint Returns a vector, each of whose components represents true (0xFFFFFFFF).
Published Date : Saturday, October 12, 2019

XMVectorTruncate function (directxmath.h)

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/win32/api/directxmath/nf-directxmath-xmvectortruncate Rounds each component of a vector to the nearest integer value in the direction of zero.
Published Date : Saturday, October 12, 2019

XMVectorSplatInfinity function (directxmath.h)

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/win32/api/directxmath/nf-directxmath-xmvectorsplatinfinity Returns a vector, each of whose components are infinity (0x7F800000).
Published Date : Saturday, October 12, 2019

XMVectorSplatConstant function (directxmath.h)

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/win32/api/directxmath/nf-directxmath-xmvectorsplatconstant Creates a vector with identical floating-point components. Each component is a constant divided by two raised to an integer exponent.
Published Date : Saturday, October 12, 2019

XMVectorSqrtEst function (directxmath.h)

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/win32/api/directxmath/nf-directxmath-xmvectorsqrtest Estimates the per-component square root of a vector.
Published Date : Saturday, October 12, 2019

XMVectorTanEst function (directxmath.h)

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/win32/api/directxmath/nf-directxmath-xmvectortanest Estimates the tangent of each component of an XMVECTOR.
Published Date : Saturday, October 12, 2019

XMVerifyCPUSupport function (directxmath.h)

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/win32/api/directxmath/nf-directxmath-xmverifycpusupport Indicates if the DirectXMath Library supports the current platform.
Published Date : Saturday, October 12, 2019

XMVectorSinEst function (directxmath.h)

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/win32/api/directxmath/nf-directxmath-xmvectorsinest Estimates the sine of each component of an XMVECTOR.
Published Date : Saturday, October 12, 2019

XMVectorXorInt function (directxmath.h)

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/win32/api/directxmath/nf-directxmath-xmvectorxorint Computes the logical XOR of two vectors, treating each component as an unsigned integer.
Published Date : Saturday, October 12, 2019

XMVectorTan function (directxmath.h)

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/win32/api/directxmath/nf-directxmath-xmvectortan Computes the tangent of each component of an XMVECTOR.
Published Date : Saturday, October 12, 2019