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How to script a security feature update with Windows 10

Learn how to create a script that will install security and other feature updates at a specific time

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How to manually delay Windows updates

Windows 10 update settings are varied and at times confusing. Here is an exact list of the settings that control when updates will automatically run.

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How to build 64-bit apps for Windows on ARM

Updates to Visual Studio finally add native ARM64 support to Microsoft’s ARM-based always-connected PCs

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How to use PowerShell to scan for Windows 10 updates

Here’s how to tell what patches and security improvement are in Windows 10 updates before you install them.

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Introducing Fluent, Windows 10’s modern UI approach

Code isn’t the only thing that matters to your users—design and experience are as important

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How to use the DbContext in Entity Framework Core

Take advantage of the DbContext in Entity Framework Core to connect to a database and perform CRUD operations using CLR objects

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How to enforce SSL in ASP.Net Core

Take advantage of HTTPS and the HSTS security enhancement to encrypt web client and server communications in your ASP.Net Core applications

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How to use Azure ML in Windows 10

With local machine learning support, there’s no need to worry about shipping data to cloud services, especially where bandwidth or data protection can be an issue

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How to use File Providers in ASP.Net Core

Take advantage of File Providers in ASP.Net Core to retrieve information about files and directories and interact with the physical file system

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Mingis on Tech: What's coming in the Windows 10 October update?

The next big feature upgrade for Windows 10 arrives soon, so it's time to discuss what's new – and think about why the pace of OS innovation seems to be slowing.

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How to use Dapper in ASP.Net Core

Take advantage of the Dapper ORM’s support for asynchronous operations to bring fast data access to your ASP.Net Core applications

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It’s gotten a little easier to develop PWAs in Windows

Microsoft’s progressive web apps tools remain unintegrated, but there's been some progress for Visual Studio developers

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How to use the proxy design pattern in .Net

Take advantage of the proxy design pattern to provide a convenient placeholder for accessing a remote, complex, or protected object

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What is Docker? Docker containers explained

A brief introduction to lightweight, portable, flexible Docker containers and why Linux and Windows developers love them

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How to use NLog in ASP.Net Core

Take advantage of dependency injection and NLog to build custom logging middleware for your ASP.Net Core application

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How to work with Azure file storage in C#

Take advantage of Azure Files in your .Net applications to access managed, secure, SMB file shares in the Microsoft Azure cloud

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How to work with Azure Logic Apps in .Net

Take advantage of Azure Logic Apps to easily create and deploy cloud-based integrations and workflows

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Introducing MSIX, the one installer for all Windows apps

Microsoft’s new installer brings Win32 and Windows Store apps together at last

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