Wildcards for Gmail Filters

image of gmail filter

I wanted to create a Gmail filter to apply a label from anyone from a particular company and wasn’t sure if gmail used wildcards or not. Lifehacker had a nice article on gmail filters and of course, their last tid-bit was on wildcards. So, yes, gmail uses wildcards in their filters.

Example: If the emails . . . → Read More: Wildcards for Gmail Filters

Microsoft .Net String Formatting

.Net has a ton of string formatting, of which, it’s hard to recall all of them. Here’s the link to Microsoft’s string page:

https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/system.string.format(v=vs.110).aspx

C# MVVMLight Tutorial 2 – Adding a Page 4 View

Tut2 Pix View ViewModel Files Added

Application Description

This MVVM WPF application builds on Tutorial 1 MVVMControlChange by adding a Page4 UserControl that allows the user to navigate between Page2, Page3, and the new Page4. As a refresher, Tutorial 1 consisted of a WPF Window with a contentControl and two UserControls (Page2 and Page3) that the user can navigate between with . . . → Read More: C# MVVMLight Tutorial 2 – Adding a Page 4 View

C# MVVMLight Code Snippets Installed?

This blog post covers how to check and ensure your C# MVVMLight Code Snippets are installed with Laurent Bugnion’s galasoft MVVMLight toolkit.

In Visual Studio 2010, goto Tools/Code Snippets Manager. Ensure you have the CSharp Snippets:

If the code snippets are not shown, select Add and navigate to the folder ‘like this’: C:\Program Files . . . → Read More: C# MVVMLight Code Snippets Installed?

C# MVVM Tutorial 2 – This method did NOT work!

I tried this the first time and it DID NOT WORK!! Ahhhh… Go back to the working Tutorial 2 here.

 

● Right click the Page3 folder in the Content folder of the project solution and copy. Right click on the Content folder and paste. Rename the files to include Page4:

● Update Code . . . → Read More: C# MVVM Tutorial 2 – This method did NOT work!

C# MVVM Tutorial 1 – Step by Step WPF Application with MVVMLight

I put together a MVVM tutorial for WPF using Laurent Bugnion’s MVVMLight Toolkit. This tutorial is for beginners (like me!) as I struggled to piece a workable MVVM light application together. There are many tutorials, but some are for Windows Phones or don’t have exactly what we wanted for WPF. I am still wondering why . . . → Read More: C# MVVM Tutorial 1 – Step by Step WPF Application with MVVMLight

C#, MVVM and my Toolbox

A group of compatriots and myself have been diving into C# and the .NET platform. I thought I was a programmer and have realized not even. We have been ‘studying’ from Troelsen’s C# 2010 and the .NET Platform and its a mere 1700+ pages. Not too mention most chapters (or groups of concepts) are only . . . → Read More: C#, MVVM and my Toolbox