'error MSB8011: Failed to register output.' & UTF8-BOM files

I have no idea, but be aware of your file encodings!

Posted on 30 Aug 2022 by Robert Muehsig


Which .NET Framework Version is installed on my machine?

Use this nice PowerShell oneliner.

Posted on 29 Aug 2022 by Robert Muehsig


How to run a Azure App Service WebJob with parameters

How to execute a WebJob with any parameters.

Posted on 22 Jul 2022 by Robert Muehsig


How to use IE proxy settings with HttpClient

How to use IE proxy (e.g. PAC) settings with .NET

Posted on 28 Mar 2022 by Robert Muehsig


Redirect to HTTPS with a simple web.config rule

A simple solution to a common problem...

Posted on 05 Jan 2022 by Robert Muehsig


Select random rows

How to select random rows with SQL?

Posted on 06 Dec 2021 by Robert Muehsig


SQL collation problems

'Cannot resolve the collation conflict between Latin1_General_CI_AS and SQL_Latin1_General_CP1_CI_AS...'

Posted on 24 Nov 2021 by Robert Muehsig


Microsoft Build 2021 session recommendations

Some highlights from this years Microsoft Build conference.

Posted on 24 Sep 2021 by Robert Muehsig


Today I learned (sort of) 'fltmc' to inspect the IO request pipeline of Windows

TLDR; You will learn something about 'filter drivers' in Windows

Posted on 30 May 2021 by Robert Muehsig


How to self host Google Fonts

TLDR; search for 'google-webfonts-helper'

Posted on 28 Apr 2021 by Robert Muehsig


Microsoft Graph: Read user profile and group memberships

'Directory.Read.All' and 'User.Read.All'

Posted on 31 Jan 2021 by Robert Muehsig


How to get all distribution lists of a user with a single LDAP query

Discover the magic of '1.2.840.113556.1.4.1941'

Posted on 31 Dec 2020 by Robert Muehsig


Update AzureDevOps Server 2019 to AzureDevOps Server 2019 Update 1

How to update a AzureDevOps Server 2019 to AzureDevOps Server 2019 Update 1.

Posted on 30 Nov 2020 by Robert Muehsig


DllRegisterServer 0x80020009 Error

How I hate COM stuff... and maybe take a look at your file encodings.

Posted on 31 Oct 2020 by Robert Muehsig


How to share an Azure subscription in a team

Let's use Azure, but somebody needs to pay the bills!

Posted on 29 Sep 2020 by Robert Muehsig


How to run a legacy WCF .svc Service on Azure AppService

WCF... that is a thing I haven't heard in a long time.

Posted on 31 Aug 2020 by Robert Muehsig


EWS, Exchange Online and OAuth with a Service Account

Is is possible without full access to all mailboxes? YES!

Posted on 31 Jul 2020 by Robert Muehsig


Can a .NET Core 3.0 compiled app run with a .NET Core 3.1 runtime?

A short lesson in the version selection of .NET Core

Posted on 30 Jun 2020 by Robert Muehsig


SqlBulkCopy for fast bulk inserts

TL;DR: If you want to import many rows in a MS SQL database use SqlBulkCopy

Posted on 31 May 2020 by Robert Muehsig


Blazor for Office Add-ins: First look

TL;DR: Severside Blazor might work, WebAssembly unfortunately no

Posted on 30 Apr 2020 by Robert Muehsig