Using Membership and Authorization in ASP.NET MVC 4

With the introduction of .NET 4.5 and MVC 4, some changes to Membership and Authorization came along. To keep this posting as short as possible, I will just list the findings and refer to some postings I read. 1. Web Site Administration Tool is gone, and there is no replacement …

Windows Store App .NET Framework Subset

I’ve learned it when I created Silverlight apps – so why am I so surprised when playing around with Windows Store apps? The .NET framework for Windows Store apps only ‘provides a subset of managed types‘. This subset officially is called ‘.NET for Windows Store apps’. For details, please refer …

VS 2012 Recent Project List

For whatever reason, the VS dev team decided to remove the Recent Projects from the File menu. Thankfully, they did not removed the command itself. The only thing one has to do is right-click the menu bar (or go to Tools / Customize), switch to the Commands tab page, select …