Universal app – Windows 10 Action Center Toast Notification

Action Center is a new feature of Windows 10. It’s a collapsible panel on the right of the monitor where the software can notify his user about his status. It works exactly same as the notification of apps in smartphone. User can click on the notification to go directly to the apps. In this blog… Continue reading Universal app – Windows 10 Action Center Toast Notification

C# – An example of OCR web service

Years ago I wrote a small post about C# – OCR library candidates for comparing between OCR libraries of Tesseract and Microsoft Office Document Imaging. Tesseract is an open source OCR framework. Unfortunately, its inaccuracy is still high and can’t be used in commercial products. Last week I would like to make a small OCR… Continue reading C# – An example of OCR web service

C# – ASP.NET Web API and ASP.NET Identity

We got to know with Google, Flickr, and Twitter API service in some of my previous posts. All these provide us an authentication scheme so that we can authenticate ourselves and get permissions to 3rd party resources. We have also created our own REST web services by using ASP.NET Web API for publishing data to… Continue reading C# – ASP.NET Web API and ASP.NET Identity

Sqlite with Entity Framework Code First and Migration

Last month I’ve a chance to develop an app using Sqlite and Entity Framework Code First. Before I started with this project, I thought everything will be easy because Sqlite and Entity Framework are both popular framework. Maybe I just need to install some nuget packages and it will work like a charm. But… yes,… Continue reading Sqlite with Entity Framework Code First and Migration

C# – Lotus NotesSQL Driver install, configure and connect to server through ODBC

Lotus Notes and Lotus Domino are the client and server of a collaborative client-server software platform from IBM. The ecosystem provides business collaboration functionality, including email, calendars, to do lists, contacts management, discussion forums, file sharing, instant messaging, blogs, and user directories. Like other business applications, Lotus system conducts a database system behind to manage… Continue reading C# – Lotus NotesSQL Driver install, configure and connect to server through ODBC

C# – Use LINQ To XML to read XML report generated/created by Crystal Report

The requirement to read a XML file to Crystal Report is very common but how can we read a generated XML file by Crystal Report back to object class and why do we have to do that? Let’s consider this case, a company has SAP products and uses Crystal Report to create reports from databases… Continue reading C# – Use LINQ To XML to read XML report generated/created by Crystal Report

Tool – ProjectEuler Solution

After reading some reviews of interviews at Microsoft and Google, I am inspired to train myself for solving mathematical problems and writing algorithms. http://projecteuler.net/ is my first “mountain peak” to conquer. This website has until now more than 350 problems of many fields in mathematics. It’s suitable for training to write efficient algorithms to solve… Continue reading Tool – ProjectEuler Solution