Yammer external login setup with ASP.NET Core

This post shows you how to enable your users to sign in with their Yammer account. Similar to the other social networks, the authentication is an OAuth 2 flow, beginning with the user authenticating with their Yammer credentials. The user then authorizes your app to connect to their Yammer network....


Working with Entity Framework Core - Hybrid Approach

Recently I started working on Dictionary Web API, which converts English to Malayalam(my native language). I am able to find out the word definitions database as CSV, by running Import Data wizard in SQL Server, I created a SQL Server database with definitions. The definitions table is a contains thousands...


Code coverage in .NET Core with Coverlet

Few days back I wrote a post about code coverage in ASP.NET Core. In that post I was using Visual Studio 2017 Enterprise, which doesn’t support Linux or Mac and it is costly. Later I found one alternative, Coverlet - Coverlet is a cross platform code coverage library for .NET...


Getting started with SignalR service in Azure

This post is about how to work with SignalR service in Azure. In Build 2018, Microsoft introduced SignalR in Azure as a service. Few days back I wrote a post on how to use SignalR in ASP.NET Core. In this post I am modifying the solution to use SignalR service....


Static Code Analysis of .NET Core Projects with SonarCloud

This post is about how to use SonarCloud application for running static code analysis in .NET Core projects. Static analysis is a way of automatically analysing code without executing it. SonarCloud is cloud offering of SonarQube app. It is Free for Open source projects. For analysing first you need to...


Working with Microsoft Library Manager for ASP.NET Core

This post is about Working with Microsoft Library Manager for ASP.NET Core. Recently ASP.NET Team posted a blog - about bower deprecation. And in there they mentioned about a new tool called Library Manager - Library Manager (“LibMan” for short) is Visual Studio’s experimental client-side library acquisition tool. It provides...


How to reuse HTML snippets inside a Razor view in ASP.NET Core

This post is a small tip about reusing HTML snippets inside a Razor view in ASP.NET Core. In earlier versions of ASP.NET MVC this could be achieved with the help of helper - A helper is a reusable component that includes code and markup to perform a task that might...