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Using Microsoft Dynamics CRM 4.0 as a Development Platform

Microsoft Dynamics CRM 4.0 (MS CRM) exposes a set of SOAP-based APIs that provide access to the core CRM data model and business objects so developers can leverage existing MS CRM functionality in their custom CRM solutions. The services support… Continue Reading

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Develop Provider-Based Features for Your Applications

What Is the Provider Model? In a previous CoDe Magazine article, I wrote about extensibility and how to design applications that you can easily modify and enhance, using plug-in or swappable components. The article described the Strategy Pattern, which allows… Continue Reading

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Programming the Sending of Emails yourself

There are (almost) as many email components as there are grains of sand on a beach, and many of them even are free. Certainly (almost) everyone has used them, be it AspMail, CDONTS, SA-SmtpMail or one of many others. Something… Continue Reading

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Sending Email with ASP.NET

Something found on every web page today is an email form of some sort. In all probability this will not change anytime soon, therefore I will demonstrate today how to send email via ASP.NET: from plain to HTML mail and… Continue Reading

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In a Class of its own – the .NET Zip Library

The .NET Framework contains several hundreds of classes, yet something is missing: there is no class for compressing and decompressing Zip archives. This omission however can be made up for by using the .NET Zip Library (NZipLib) – it supports… Continue Reading