Building a Lync bot using C#

Posted by Anuraj on Monday, April 13, 2015

.Net .Net 3.0 / 3.5 .Net 4.0 Visual Studio Windows Forms

Long back I wrote an article on creating a language translation bot using Skype and C#, since Microsoft stopped Skype COM API, and I am using lync more than Skype, I thought of writing the same implementation using lync.

Android - How to intercept SMS messages and prevent them from appearing in the Inbox

Posted by Anuraj on Tuesday, March 31, 2015

.Net Android Visual Studio

Android allows app developers to intercept SMS, here is the code snippet, which will help you to get the sms details and if you require you can stop them appearing in the inbox.

Creating user friendly strings for C# enums

Posted by Anuraj on Thursday, March 19, 2015

.Net .Net 3.0 / 3.5 .Net 4.0 ASP.Net ASP.Net MVC Windows Forms

Recently one of my colleague asked me question, he want to create a enum with string values. But C# doesn’t support string based enums, so here is the code snippet which will help you to associate string values to enums. This code is not using any custom attribute, instead it is using DescriptionAttribute class. Here is the enum, with the associated string values.

MVC5 Ajax form is not updating DIV but replacing the whole page instead

Posted by Anuraj on Sunday, March 15, 2015

.Net ASP.Net MVC HTML5 Javascript

While working on MVC5 application, I faced this issue, I was using Ajax.BeginForm() and from controller, I was returning content result. But instead of updating the DIV, the content was opened in new Tab. Initially I thought it was due to some javascript error, but it was not working with Ajax.ActionLink also. Later I found it was due to missing “Microsoft.jQuery.Unobtrusive.Ajax” package. You can install this via NuGet.

Load ASP.NET MVC partial views on link click

Posted by Anuraj on Sunday, March 15, 2015

.Net ASP.Net MVC Javascript

Some one asked me how we can load partial views on link click. Here is the snippet for the same.

K-MUG KOCHI DEVCON 2015 - March 14

Posted by Anuraj on Sunday, March 8, 2015

ASP.Net User Group Activities Windows Azure

The Kerala Microsoft Users Group (K-MUG) will be organizing a Developers Conference, K-MUG KOCHI DEVCON 2015 on 14th March 2015 at InfoPark Hall, Athulya Cafeterial Block in Kakkanad. K-MUG is one of the best developer community in India, which got Best User Group award in India as part of Microsoft Community Impact award 2010. DEVCON 2015 will help you to engage and collaborate with Microsoft MVPs and thousands of your IT peers, building connections etc.

HTML5 Application Cache and Azure websites

Posted by Anuraj on Friday, March 6, 2015

.Net .Net 4.0 ASP.Net MVC Visual Studio

Today I faced any issue with HTML5 Application Cache (I will post about HTML5 Application Cache later), I deployed an HTML5 application to azure website, but I was getting error like this

Copyright © 2017 - Anuraj P. Blog content licensed under the Creative Commons CC BY 2.5 | Unless otherwise stated or granted, code samples licensed under the MIT license. This is a personal blog. The opinions expressed here represent my own and not those of my employer. Hosted with ❤ by GitHub