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Monday, October 24th, 2016 at 14h15
From MS SQL Tips: "You need a simple tool to detect any SQL Server configuration values that have been changed from their default value. This task is common when investigating SQL Server performance problems. Checking sp_configure for non-default options is a first step in SQL Server performance tuning, because there is the need to validate the configuration settings to make sure the same SQL scripts are being executed with the same configuration settings across SQL instances. In this tip we show a way that this c..."

Monday, October 24th, 2016 at 13h56
From Dotnetcurry: "In ASP.NET MVC, we can create our Models using Entity Framework, ADO.NET Code or any other data access techniques. While developing the Model layer, we declare Plain Old CLR Objects (POCO). If we use EntityFramework, then the application provides POCO objects which we can use as entities. The MVC controller provides action methods which access POCO objects as its input parameters and the action method uses this CLR objects to save to the database. ASP.NET MVC scaffolds Views with the help of POC..."

Monday, October 24th, 2016 at 12h11
From Database Journal: "SQL Server 2016 introduces the Real-time Operational Analytics feature, which allows you to run both transactional/operational and analytics workloads on the same system – without having a need for another analytics system for reporting. In the last article of the series, we looked into different design considerations for leveraging the Real-time Operational Analytics feature, we looked into different scenarios where it fits or where it does not fit and then finally we got started with it for..."

Monday, October 24th, 2016 at 12h03
From Codeguru: "Whilst creating a program, or programs, it can get quite busy. By busy, I mean that you concentrate on one part, while forgetting other small little details that can actually leave a good impression or a very bad impression, or simply no impression at all to the user. The aim of this article is to help you remember all the finer details that can quickly be forgotten in the zoo of developing a decent application."

Monday, October 24th, 2016 at 11h52
From C# Corner: "Java, C, C++ and C# are the most popular programming languages of year 2016 and they will continue to dominate year 2017 and beyond but there is always a new hottest technology each year, i.e high demand. The way future technology trends are heading, it is clear that IoT, AR/VR, wearables, smart homes and drones are the latest upcoming technologies for the future software development."

Friday, October 21st, 2016 at 13h16
From FoxInCloud: "Over 25 enhancements and new features, among which: - support for form.resize() and form.move() - end user feedback form with automatic screenshot - FoxInCloud samples (with full source code) installed with SQLserver database - request log and error browse form, replay in development mode - new sample forms: Google map, image upload, signature"

Friday, October 21st, 2016 at 11h50
From Devart: "We are glad to announce the release of dbForge Studio for Oracle, v3.9. The new version of our Oracle IDE comes with completely redesigned visual object editors and database search as well as with improved Data Viewer and Editor window. In addition, now Studio for Oracle looks as classy as never before with the new icon design."

Friday, October 21st, 2016 at 11h37
From Codeguru: "Value Converters are present in all flavours of XAML, from WPF to UWP; but what are they? Value Converters are used in conjunction with bindings to convert a value from one type to another, or simply change the value. Value converters are added in XAML, but created in C#. Here's an example of how one might look."

Friday, October 21st, 2016 at 11h32
From Code Magazine: "In this issue: Rod talks about "Shokunin" Paul D. Sheriff continues "The journey to Angular: Part 4" Sahil Malik informs us about "Angular 2 Forms" Billy Hollis talks about "The Resurgence of XAML" Wei-Meng Lee talks about "Introduction to Data Science using Python" And much more."

Friday, October 21st, 2016 at 10h57
From C# Corner: "This article introduces how to perform the Create, Read, Update, and Delete (CRUD) operations in ASP.NET Core, using Entity Framework Core. We will use the "Code First" development approach and create a database from model using migration. We can view this article’s sample on TechNet Gallery. I would like to recommend the following the article Overview Of ASP.NET Core so that we start development for this sample application in ASP.NET Core. We will create a single entity Customer to perform the..."

Universal Thread News
Latest news in support area
Tursday, October 13th, 2016 at 15h50
In the support area, Latest news is now supported and allows you to know as soon as new news as posted on the main page. You can also get the news for the last 30 days when clicking on the option.

Git forum created
Tuesday, October 4th, 2016 at 16h48
Git forum has been created. Git is a mature, actively maintained open source project, known as the most widely used modern version control system in the world.

Wednesday, June 22nd, 2016 at 17h05
Level Extreme Inc. is pleased to announce that we have entered into a definitive Universal Thread acquisition agreement with DMIB Inc., a renowned IT services/software development Montreal-based consulting company.

Toolbar & Performance
Wednesday, March 16th, 2016 at 20h47
The toolbar has been enhanced to offer additional options making it easier and faster to access specific content. A boost of performance was also added to make things go more smoothly when navigating around the interface.

Account settings
Saturday, March 5th, 2016 at 18h07
Account settings is now simplified and now available to all users. Under Filters is now Blocked members, Thread filter and Category filter. Under Following is now Followed threads and Followed users. Under Your posts is now Your messages and Your solutions. Under Billing is now the subscription and invoicing information. An enhanced preview when creating messages is now available. Direct email access to communicate with a user is no longer supported. Users can communicate in private to request it. Messages by email is deprecated and soon to be replaced by something better in the expansion.

Message view & images
Sunday, February 14th, 2016 at 20h28
Among many new enhancements in the last week, one of the most interesting is the preview of images inside a message. Messages with images will show a thumbnail view with in-page image when clicked. Maximum number of attachments has been increased to 10 as well as file size from 1 MB to 10 MB.

Simultaneous logins
Friday, February 5th, 2016 at 00h18
Simultaneous logins is now supported. Thus, you can login from various access points without affecting other connections.

Toolbar enhancements
Wednesday, February 3rd, 2016 at 00h00
Toolbar in the support area for the counters has been adjusted to indicate new content only. The related options have been moved at the beginning of the toolbar for standardization and priority. Search in calendar is now under Search. Likes for all messages is now under Reports. Time display is deprecated.

Collapsable support when replying
Tuesday, February 2nd, 2016 at 11h29
Collapsable support for "Forward a copy of this reply to these members" is now supported.

Intelligent filtering for forum dropdown on lists
Thursday, January 28th, 2016 at 12h58
In the support area, the lists now support intelligent filtering on dropdown headers. In lists where you have a forum dropdown, only the related choices of your data will be available in the list headers. It makes it easier to know the forum(s) related to the content of the list and to filter on it/them.

Adjustments in search functionality
Wednesday, January 27th, 2016 at 23h34
The search engine in the support area has been adjusted to allow in-page search result, thus no need to go back to the search criteria page from the result. There is also the ability to expand/collapse the form to get more options. The search is also now available to all but links are disabled for non subcribers.

Better support for container on external targets
Monday, January 25th, 2016 at 03h04
We enhanced the container support for external targets. Thus, users who sometimes click on a message with a right click to open in a new window will see the message to be opened within a new container. This then provides all the functionalities as desired into an unlimited number of windows supported.

Anonymous support
Monday, January 25th, 2016 at 03h03
Anonymous access is now supported. Anonymous mode allows you to get a look and feel of the Universal Thread. You can have access to most of the content. As soon as you want to create something, you will be ask to log in, thus, to create an account if you do not already have one. Logging in with an account allows you to exchange support as well as giving you additional options, which you cannot see in anonymous mode.

Google Map integration for user groups
Saturday, January 23rd, 2016 at 16h41
We have added the integration of Google Map for user groups and user group meetings related content. Feel free to update your user group meeting address as required.

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