TWC9: How TWC9 Should REALLY be Hosted…

6 days ago
This week on Channel 9, Nikola and Vlad get kicked out of the studio by some special guests who then discuss the week’s top developer news, including; [01:20] Follow @danielfe [02:10] Follow @briankel [03:04] Happy 15th Birthday .NET! [Beth Massi] [03:57] Welcoming Jon Galloway as the new Executive Director of the .NET Foundation [Martin Woodward] […]

New Delivery Plan Extension

1 week ago
In this episode, Donovan Brown is joined by Elliott Perry, who shows the new Delivery Plan extension in Visual Studio Team Services. He shows how to use the Delivery Plan and how we use it internally at Microsoft. For more information on the Delivery Plans, see the Delivery Plan extension.

Extensions in Visual Studio 2017

2 weeks ago
In this episode, Robert is joined by Justin Clareburt, who shows us what users of extensions can expect in Visual Studio 2017. Justin first reviews the new setup experience, because that impacts extensions. Among the things he shows are lightweight solution loading [07:35], how you can monitor the performance of extensions and see whether they are […]

Download and Install Visual Studio 2017 RC (Community Edition)

3 weeks ago
In this video we will see Download and Install Visual Studio Community 2017 RC. Visual Studio Community 2017 RC is a free, fully featured, and extensible IDE for individual developers, open source projects, education and academic research. You can create applications for Android, iOS, Windows and the web. Visual Studio 2017 recently released by Microsoft […]

Entity Framework Core

3 weeks ago
In this episode, Robert is joined by Julie Lerman, who takes us on a deep-dive tour of many of the features that are new in Entity Framework Core. Julie covers: Overview of Entity Framework Core [00:35] Migrating an existing .NET Core project that uses project.json to use the new MSBuild based tooling [04:12] Field mappings […]

Visual Studio Tools for Azure Functions

4 weeks ago
In this episode, Robert is joined by Andrew Hall, who shows us a preview of tools for building Azure Functions for Visual Studio 2015. Azure Functions provide event-based serverless computing that make it easy to develop and scale your application, paying only for the resources your code consumes during execution. Andrew shows how to create a […]

SOLID Design Patterns

1 month ago
In this episode, Robert is joined by Phil Japikse for a chat about design patterns. Software design patterns have been around long before the MVC Framework gained momentum. Phil starts with a review of Robert C. Martin’s (Uncle Bob) SOLID macronym. After building the proper foundation,he reviews several design patterns, their C# implementation and when and […]

How to install Visual Studio Code on Ubuntu Linux

2 months ago
Download code for linux – In this post we will see How to install Visual Studio Code on Ubuntu Linux. VS Code runs on Mac, Linux, and Windows. See Requirements for the supported versions. VS Code is a free, open source editor.Visual Studio running on OS X and Linux for free? How to install […]

Including the database in your DevOps pipeline – a Channel 9 interview

2 months ago
DevOps practices like continuous integration have long been part of the world of application development. But what about the database? How can you ensure it is smoothly integrated into your DevOps pipeline? Steve Jones, Evangelist at Redgate Software and Editor of, discusses with Seth Juarez of Channel 9 how Redgate helps you to extend […]

SQL Server Extension for Visual Studio Code

2 months ago
In this episode, Robert is joined by Eric Kang, who shows the SQL Server extension for Visual Studio Code. With this extension, you can connect to SQL Server, Azure SQL Database and SQL Data Warehouses, create and manage connection profiles and most recently used connections, write T-SQL scripts with IntelliSense and Go to Definition, execute your […]
Parts Unlimited HOL – Continuous Deployment

Parts Unlimited HOL – Continuous Deployment

2 months ago
In this lab, you have an application called PartsUnlimited, committed to a Git repo in Visual Studio Team Services (VSTS) and a Continuous Integration build that builds the app and runs unit tests whenever code is pushed to the master branch. Please refer to the HOL – Parts Unlimited WebSite Continuous Integration with Visual Studio […]
Snack Pack 5: Android Archive Manager for Visual Studio

Snack Pack 5: Android Archive Manager for Visual Studio

2 months ago
Welcome to The Xamarin Show Snack Pack Edition. A Snack Pack is bite sized episode that is focused on a specific topic and covered in just a few minutes. Today, we take a look at how to easily archive and publish Xamarin.Android applications directly from Visual Studio with the new Android Archive Manager. Show Links: Blog: Android Archiving […]