NuGet Cache Clearing

Like any package manager NuGet sometimes requires you to clear your cache of packages. For whatever reason sometimes the cache simply seems to get "corrupted" or at least certain packages do. In the past it has been extremely difficult to...

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Why Upgrade Your .NET Core API from 2.x to 3.1?

With the release of .NET Core 2.1, the .NET Core ecosystem finally had a decently stable and feature-complete release offering LTS support. .NET Standard 2.0 brought with it thousands of new APIs that provided most of the parity the day-to-day...

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ASP.NET Core MVC Custom Model Binding

What is Model Binding? Model Binding in MVC refers to how HTTP Requests are intercepted by ASP.NET Core Middleware and translated to the signatures of MVC Controllers that you define and subsequently to represented model objects on those signatures. Consider...

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Meetup: ASP.NET Core on Serverless Infrastructure

ASP.NET Core (and .NET Core in general) is very exciting with its recent evolution and is only getting better. Its cross platform nature now gives us the ability to deploy on platforms with .NET that were never an option before....

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ASP.NET 5 & VS2015 Property Window ERROR

This particular bug has frustrated me for quite some time with ASP.NET 5 projects in Visual Studio 2015: "An error occurred trying to load the project properties window. Close the window and try again. COM object that has been separated...

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