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Deploy nested template environments - Azure DevTest Labs

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/devtest-labs/deploy-nested-template-environments Learn how to deploy nested Azure Resource Manager templates to provide environments with Azure DevTest Labs.
Published Date : Friday, June 26, 2020

Reference list of Azure domains

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/security/fundamentals/azure-domains Reference list of Azure domains (not comprehensive)
Published Date : Tuesday, July 7, 2020

Media Services v3 samples - Azure Media Services v3

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/media-services/latest/samples-overview This article contains a list of all the samples available for Media Services v3 organized by method and SDK. Samples include .NET, Node.JS, Python, and Java, also REST with Postman.
Published Date : Friday, January 14, 2022

Azure Monitor FAQ - Azure Monitor

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/azure-monitor/faq Answers to frequently asked questions about Azure Monitor.
Published Date : Thursday, October 8, 2020

B2B enterprise integration workflows - Azure Logic Apps

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/logic-apps/logic-apps-enterprise-integration-overview Learn about building automated B2B workflows for enterprise integration by using Azure Logic Apps and Enterprise Integration Pack.
Published Date : Tuesday, September 14, 2021

Quickstart – Azure Key Vault Python client library – manage certificates

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/key-vault/certificates/quick-create-python Learn how to create, retrieve, and delete certificates from an Azure key vault using the Python client library
Published Date : Thursday, September 3, 2020

Connect to and manage DB2 - Azure Purview

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/purview/register-scan-db2 This guide describes how to connect to DB2 in Azure Purview, and use Azure Purview's features to scan and manage your DB2 source.
Published Date : Thursday, January 20, 2022

Quickstart: Set up development environment - Azure Cognitive Services

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/cognitive-services/speech-service/quickstarts/setup-platform In this quickstart, you'll learn how to install the Speech SDK for your preferred platform and programming language combination.
Published Date : Monday, January 24, 2022

Quickstart: Create an Object Anchors model to be used in an app - Azure Object Anchors

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/object-anchors/quickstarts/get-started-model-conversion In this quickstart, you learn how to create an Object Anchors model from a 3D model.
Published Date : Thursday, June 10, 2021

Integrate with a client app using Speech SDK - Azure Cognitive Services

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/cognitive-services/speech-service/how-to-custom-commands-setup-speech-sdk how to make requests to a published Custom Commands application from the Speech SDK running in a UWP application.
Published Date : Thursday, June 18, 2020

Quickstart – Azure Key Vault Python client library – manage secrets

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/key-vault/secrets/quick-create-python Learn how to create, retrieve, and delete secrets from an Azure key vault using the Python client library
Published Date : Thursday, September 3, 2020

Quickstart – Azure Key Vault Python client library – manage keys

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/key-vault/keys/quick-create-python Learn how to create, retrieve, and delete keys from an Azure key vault using the Python client library
Published Date : Thursday, September 3, 2020

Overview for Azure Logic Apps - Azure Logic Apps

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/logic-apps/logic-apps-overview Azure Logic Apps is a cloud platform for automating workflows that integrate apps, data, services, and systems using little to no code. Workflows can run in a multi-tenant, single-tenant, or dedicated environment.
Published Date : Wednesday, August 18, 2021

Create your first function in the Azure portal

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/azure-functions/functions-create-function-app-portal Learn how to create your first Azure Function for serverless execution using the Azure portal.
Published Date : Thursday, March 26, 2020

Secure an Azure Machine Learning workspace with virtual networks - Azure Machine Learning

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/machine-learning/how-to-secure-workspace-vnet Use an isolated Azure Virtual Network to secure your Azure Machine Learning workspace and associated resources.
Published Date : Tuesday, January 11, 2022

Enable Analysis Services DirectQuery mode in SSMS

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/analysis-services/tabular-models/enable-directquery-mode-in-ssms Describes how to enable DirectQuery mode for tabular models by using SQL Server Management Studio.
Published Date : Wednesday, January 29, 2020

Get work items programmatically from Azure DevOps Services - Azure DevOps

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/devops/integrate/quickstarts/work-item-quickstart Use REST APIs to get work items from Azure DevOps Services with queries in your own custom apps.
Published Date : Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Add a build or release task in an extension - Azure DevOps

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/devops/extend/develop/add-build-task Add a custom build or release task in an extension for Azure DevOps.
Published Date : Wednesday, September 5, 2018

Default permissions quick reference - Azure DevOps

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/devops/organizations/security/permissions-access Default permissions and access to common user tasks for Azure DevOps
Published Date : Wednesday, August 18, 2021

Catalog of Out Of Box widgets you can add to a dashboard - Azure DevOps

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/devops/report/dashboards/widget-catalog An index of widgets you might want to add to your dashboards when working in Azure DevOps.
Published Date : Tuesday, September 28, 2021

Understand dashboards, charts, reports & widgets - Azure DevOps

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/devops/report/dashboards/overview Learn about OOB charts, widgets, dashboards, & reports available to monitor status and trends in Azure DevOps.
Published Date : Tuesday, September 28, 2021

Settings overview for Azure DevOps - Azure DevOps

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/devops/organizations/settings/about-settings Overview of settings available to administrators for your team, project, collection, and organization in Azure DevOps.
Published Date : Tuesday, February 16, 2021

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 : Tuesday, January 19, 2021

Configure or add a project portal - TFS

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/devops/project/configure-or-add-a-project-portal How to configure a project portal for Azure DevOps
Published Date : Wednesday, April 15, 2020

Default work tracking permissions & access - Azure Boards & TFS

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/devops/organizations/security/permissions-access-work-tracking Default permissions and access levels for tracking work tracking in Azure Boards & Team Foundation Server
Published Date : Wednesday, November 20, 2019

Build and Release Tasks - Azure Pipelines

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/devops/pipelines/process/tasks Understand Build and Release tasks in Azure Pipelines and Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Published Date : Monday, November 29, 2021

Razor file compilation in ASP.NET Core

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/aspnet/core/mvc/views/view-compilation Learn how compilation of Razor files occurs in an ASP.NET Core app.
Published Date : Tuesday, April 14, 2020

Minimal APIs overview

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/aspnet/core/fundamentals/minimal-apis Provides an overview of minimal APIs in ASP.NET Core 6.0.
Published Date : Friday, October 15, 2021

Tutorial: Use dynamic configuration using push refresh in a .NET Core app - Azure App Configuration

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/azure-app-configuration/enable-dynamic-configuration-dotnet-core-push-refresh In this tutorial, you learn how to dynamically update the configuration data for .NET Core apps using push refresh
Published Date : Saturday, July 25, 2020

Azure Stream Analytics JavaScript user-defined functions

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/stream-analytics/stream-analytics-javascript-user-defined-functions This article is an introduction to JavaScript user-defined functions in Stream Analytics.
Published Date : Tuesday, December 15, 2020

Resource limits - Azure SQL Managed Instance

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/azure-sql/managed-instance/resource-limits This article provides an overview of the resource limits for Azure SQL Managed Instance.
Published Date : Tuesday, January 18, 2022

Manage usage and costs for Azure Monitor Logs - Azure Monitor

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/azure-monitor/logs/manage-cost-storage Learn how to change the pricing plan and manage data volume and retention policy for your Log Analytics workspace in Azure Monitor.
Published Date : Saturday, November 27, 2021

jobs.job.strategy definition

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/devops/pipelines/yaml-schema/jobs-job-strategy jobs.job.strategy definition reference.
Published Date : Tuesday, January 25, 2022

XMMatrixRotationRollPitchYawFromVector function (directxmath.h) - Win32 apps

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/win32/api/directxmath/nf-directxmath-xmmatrixrotationrollpitchyawfromvector Builds a rotation matrix based on a vector containing the Euler angles (pitch, yaw, and roll).
Published Date : Wednesday, December 5, 2018

XMMatrixRotationRollPitchYaw function (directxmath.h) - Win32 apps

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/win32/api/directxmath/nf-directxmath-xmmatrixrotationrollpitchyaw Builds a rotation matrix based on a given pitch, yaw, and roll (Euler angles).
Published Date : Wednesday, December 5, 2018

XMQuaternionRotationRollPitchYawFromVector function (directxmath.h) - Win32 apps

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/win32/api/directxmath/nf-directxmath-xmquaternionrotationrollpitchyawfromvector Computes a rotation quaternion based on a vector containing the Euler angles (pitch, yaw, and roll).
Published Date : Wednesday, December 5, 2018

XMQuaternionRotationRollPitchYaw function (directxmath.h) - Win32 apps

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/win32/api/directxmath/nf-directxmath-xmquaternionrotationrollpitchyaw Computes a rotation quaternion based on the pitch, yaw, and roll (Euler angles).
Published Date : Wednesday, December 5, 2018

DataGrid Class (System.Windows.Controls)

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/dotnet/api/system.windows.controls.datagrid Represents a control that displays data in a customizable grid.
Published Date : Monday, April 30, 2018

Page Class (System.Windows.Controls)

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/dotnet/api/system.windows.controls.page Encapsulates a page of content that can be navigated to and hosted by Windows Internet Explorer, NavigationWindow, and Frame.
Published Date : Monday, April 30, 2018

Azure Government developer guide - Azure Government

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/azure-government/documentation-government-developer-guide This article compares features and provides guidance on developing applications for Azure Government.
Published Date : Wednesday, August 4, 2021

Publish a .NET console application using Visual Studio - .NET

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/dotnet/core/tutorials/publishing-with-visual-studio Learn how to use Visual Studio to create the set of files that are needed to run a .NET application.
Published Date : Friday, September 10, 2021

Publish a .NET console application using Visual Studio for Mac - .NET

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/dotnet/core/tutorials/publishing-with-visual-studio-mac Learn how to use Visual Studio for Mac to create the set of files that are needed to run a .NET application.
Published Date : Monday, November 30, 2020

Publish a .NET console application using Visual Studio Code - .NET

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/dotnet/core/tutorials/publishing-with-visual-studio-code Learn how to use Visual Studio Code and the .NET CLI to create the set of files that are needed to run a .NET application.
Published Date : Friday, October 22, 2021

What's new in .NET 6

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/dotnet/core/whats-new/dotnet-6 Learn about the new features introduced in .NET 6.
Published Date : Monday, November 8, 2021

.NET environment variables - .NET CLI

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/dotnet/core/tools/dotnet-environment-variables Learn about the environment variables that you can use to configure the .NET SDK, .NET CLI, and .NET runtime.
Published Date : Wednesday, November 10, 2021

What's new in .NET Core 3.0

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/dotnet/core/whats-new/dotnet-core-3-0 Learn about the new features found in .NET Core 3.0.
Published Date : Monday, January 27, 2020

Configuration in .NET

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/dotnet/core/extensions/configuration Learn how to use the Configuration API to configure .NET applications.
Published Date : Friday, November 19, 2021

Port from .NET Framework to .NET 5 - .NET Core

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/dotnet/core/porting/ Understand the porting process and discover tools you may find helpful when porting a .NET Framework project to .NET 5 (and .NET Core 3.1).
Published Date : Tuesday, May 4, 2021

MSBuild properties for Microsoft.NET.Sdk - .NET

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/dotnet/core/project-sdk/msbuild-props Reference for the MSBuild properties and items that are understood by the .NET SDK.
Published Date : Thursday, January 13, 2022

Developer Mode features and debugging - Windows apps

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/apps/get-started/developer-mode-features-and-debugging Learn specifics about the features of developer mode in Windows 10, and informaiton on installation errors.
Published Date : Tuesday, October 13, 2020

System Requirements for Business Central 2021 Release Wave 2 - Business Central

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/dynamics365/business-central/dev-itpro/deployment/system-requirements-business-central-v19 This article provides the specifications of minimum hardware and software requirements to install and run Business Central version 19 on-premises.
Published Date : Sunday, August 1, 2021

System Requirements for Business Central 2021 Release Wave 1 - Business Central

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/dynamics365/business-central/dev-itpro/deployment/system-requirements-business-central-v18 This article provides the specifications of minimum hardware and software requirements to install and run Business Central version 18 on-premises.
Published Date : Thursday, April 1, 2021

System Requirements for Business Central 2019 Release Wave 2 - Business Central

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/dynamics365/business-central/dev-itpro/deployment/system-requirement-business-central-v15 This article provides the specifications of minimum hardware and software requirements to install and run Business Central 2019 Release Wave 2 on-premises.
Published Date : Thursday, April 1, 2021

Customizing an Integration with Microsoft Dataverse - Business Central

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/dynamics365/business-central/dev-itpro/administration/administration-custom-cds-integration Learn how to integrate your extension with Microsoft Dataverse in this walkthrough that takes you through each step.
Published Date : Thursday, April 1, 2021

System Requirements for Business Central 2020 Release Wave 2 - Business Central

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/dynamics365/business-central/dev-itpro/deployment/system-requirement-business-central-v17 This article provides the specifications of minimum hardware and software requirements to install and run Business Central version 17 on-premises.
Published Date : Thursday, April 1, 2021

System Requirements for Business Central 2020 Release Wave 1 - Business Central

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/dynamics365/business-central/dev-itpro/deployment/system-requirement-business-central-v16 This article provides the specifications of minimum hardware and software requirements to install and run Business Central 2020 Release Wave 1 on-premises.
Published Date : Thursday, April 1, 2021

Managing Production and Sandbox Environments - Business Central

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/dynamics365/business-central/dev-itpro/administration/tenant-admin-center-environments Use the Business Central administration center to manage your tenant environments, both sandbox and production environments. Create new environments, or restore point-in-time backups.
Published Date : Wednesday, December 15, 2021

Part 5, work with a database in an ASP.NET Core MVC app

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/aspnet/core/tutorials/first-mvc-app/working-with-sql Part 5 of tutorial series on ASP.NET Core MVC.
Published Date : Wednesday, September 22, 2021

Razor Pages with Entity Framework Core in ASP.NET Core - Tutorial 1 of 8

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/aspnet/core/data/ef-rp/intro Shows how to create a Razor Pages app using Entity Framework Core
Published Date : Thursday, November 11, 2021

ASP.NET Core SignalR JavaScript client

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/aspnet/core/signalr/javascript-client Overview of ASP.NET Core SignalR JavaScript client.
Published Date : Wednesday, April 8, 2020

Integration tests in ASP.NET Core

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/aspnet/core/test/integration-tests Learn how integration tests ensure that an app's components function correctly at the infrastructure level, including the database, file system, and network.
Published Date : Thursday, August 5, 2021

Part 2, Razor Pages with EF Core in ASP.NET Core - CRUD

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/aspnet/core/data/ef-rp/crud Part 2 of Razor Pages and Entity Framework tutorial series.
Published Date : Thursday, November 11, 2021

Part 4, Razor Pages with EF Core in ASP.NET Core - Migrations

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/aspnet/core/data/ef-rp/migrations Part 4 of Razor Pages and Entity Framework tutorial series.
Published Date : Monday, July 22, 2019

Introduction to Identity on ASP.NET Core

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/aspnet/core/security/authentication/identity Use Identity with an ASP.NET Core app. Learn how to set password requirements (RequireDigit, RequiredLength, RequiredUniqueChars, and more).
Published Date : Wednesday, September 15, 2021

Differences between SignalR and ASP.NET Core SignalR

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/aspnet/core/signalr/version-differences Differences between SignalR and ASP.NET Core SignalR
Published Date : Thursday, November 21, 2019

Part 8, add validation

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/aspnet/core/tutorials/razor-pages/validation Part 8 of tutorial series on Razor Pages.
Published Date : Wednesday, October 13, 2021

Part 7, Razor Pages with EF Core in ASP.NET Core - Update Related Data

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/aspnet/core/data/ef-rp/update-related-data Part 7 of Razor Pages and Entity Framework tutorial series.
Published Date : Monday, July 22, 2019

Input string was not in a correct format error when importing solution - Dynamics 365 Sales

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/troubleshoot/dynamics-365/sales/input-string-was-not-in-a-correct-format-error When you import a solution in Microsoft Dynamics 365, you receive an error that states input string was not in a correct format thrown by the application when processing a custom (plug-in) assembly. Provides a resolution.
Published Date : Wednesday, March 31, 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

Release Notes, 2019 RTW - Azure DevOps

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/devops/server/release-notes/azuredevops2019 Azure DevOps Server 2019 Release Notes
Published Date : Wednesday, January 26, 2022

Visual Studio 2022 & .NET 6 Highlights - Events

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/events/dotnetconf-and-vs2022/visual-studio-2022-net-6-highlights Hear from .NET Conf and VS2022 speakers and experts who answer questions directly from the audience. Learn more about the recent launch of Visual Studio 2022 and .NET 6, including tips and tricks, new features with the latest releases, and connect with others in your community. Learn more about .NET 6 and VS2022.
Published Date : Thursday, January 27, 2022

Live Q&A & Open Discussion - Events

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/events/dotnetconf-and-vs2022/live-q-a-open-discussion Hear from .NET Conf and VS2022 speakers and experts who answer questions directly from the audience. Learn more about the recent launch of Visual Studio 2022 and .NET 6, including tips and tricks, new features with the latest releases, and connect with others in your community. Learn more about .NET 6 and VS2022.
Published Date : Thursday, January 27, 2022

Microsoft Learn TV Events - Events

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/events/learntv/ March 3 VS Code Day Join us for the second edition of VS Code Day, an event for all developers (professionals and beginners alike) that work with Visual Studio Code.
Published Date : Thursday, January 27, 2022

Visual Studio for IT administrators - Events

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/events/visual-studio-visual-studio-2022-launch-event/visual-studio-for-it-administrators For all you IT admins out there, come learn how Visual Studio 2022 makes it easier to deploy and update Visual Studio of all versions in your enterprise.https://aka.ms/VS2022LaunchLearnTV
Published Date : Thursday, January 27, 2022

.NET Conf & VS2022 After Party Q&A - Events

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/events/dotnetconf-and-vs2022/ Hear from .NET Conf and VS2022 speakers and experts who answer questions directly from the audience. Learn more about the recent launch of Visual Studio 2022 and .NET 6, including tips and tricks, new features with the latest releases, and connect with others in your community. Learn more about [.NET 6](https://docs.microsoft.com/learn/modules/dotnet-introduction/) and [VS2022](https://docs.microsoft.com/visualstudio/productinfo/vs-roadmap).
Published Date : Thursday, January 27, 2022

Introductions & Meet the Team - Events

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/events/dotnetconf-and-vs2022/introductions-meet-the-team Hear from .NET Conf and VS2022 speakers and experts who answer questions directly from the audience. Learn more about the recent launch of Visual Studio 2022 and .NET 6, including tips and tricks, new features with the latest releases, and connect with others in your community. Learn more about .NET 6 and VS2022.
Published Date : Thursday, January 27, 2022

Unable to update a SharePoint app because of different version installed - SharePoint

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/sharepoint/troubleshoot/apps/fails-updating-sharepoint-app You cannot update a SharePoint app with the error message saying that a different version of this App is already installed with the same version number.
Published Date : Thursday, January 27, 2022

Changing an existing Sandbox solution created in Visual Studio - SharePoint

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/sharepoint/troubleshoot/administration/change-sandbox-solution Describes how to change an existing Sandbox solution that's created in Visual Studio.
Published Date : Thursday, January 27, 2022

How to use Cdosys.dll to send emails with attachments - Outlook

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/outlook/troubleshoot/development/how-to-use-cdosys-dll-library-to-send-email-with-attachments Describes how to use the CDO library to send an e-mail message with attachments. You can send text, HTML, or a Web page in the body of the e-mail message by using Visual C#.
Published Date : Thursday, January 27, 2022

Event 4096 is logged if WarmUp set for VSTO add-ins - Outlook

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/outlook/troubleshoot/user-interface/event-4096-is-logged-if-warmup-set-for-vsto-add-ins Describes an issue that triggers event 4096 if the WarmUp entry is set for VSTO add-ins in Microsoft Outlook.
Published Date : Thursday, January 27, 2022

Generic Trust Failure (0x800B010B) error - Office

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/office/troubleshoot/office-suite-issues/generic-trust-failure-(0x800b010b)-error Fixes an issue in which you receive a Generic Trust Failure (0x800B010B) error message when you try to install Visual Studio 2010 Tools for Office Runtime.
Published Date : Thursday, January 27, 2022