I have a dream, that one day I will own a 100GB per month data package where the down-link will be more than 5Mbps Yes, I am also another ordinary student, I dream about my dream data package but yet its a dream. Another dream of mine is Azure. And I follow all the contents […]Read More Why I wanted to create Azure Friday show mirror on Youtube
I am working on my own download server on Microsoft Azure, the idea is a black box I will never tell it to anyone for now. But for that download server I had to have small small data disk chunks on the Virtual Machine which is running on Windows Server 2012. So I can download […]Read More Attaching disks on Windows Server 2012 R2 VM
Last week I was preparing for a presentation on Xamarin for the newly launched CIS Fortnight meetup where everyone from my department gather for some technical and soft skill sessions. After I got Student Indie subscription from Xamarin, I used to contribute to Xamarin.Android and just a night before the presentation I got a Facebook […]Read More Get line counts of a TextView in Xamarin Android
AudioManager class in Android provides access to volume and ringer mode control. Since Xamarin has 100% Android coverage, we can use the same class to control system wide volume and ringer via our C# code. We have to invoke Context.getSystemService(Context.AUDIO_SERVICE) to make an instance of the AudioManager class and after getting an instance, we can […]Read More AudioManager in Xamarin.Android
Here is the code implementation that shows device battery percentage in Toast. On Android battery level can be quaried using IntentFilter and Context.RegisterReceiver() 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 […]Read More Get Android device battery percentage in Xamarin
Xamarin is a great tool for C Sharpers, and eventually it eases the pain. To be honestly I used to stuck while creating events for Android tools with Java, I am yet to understand what the hell is happening there. Its like a blackbox for me. I just memorize the code or Google for event […]Read More Xamarin and the easiest ways to create events
While working on a project as a group which uses Azure as the backbone of it, Usually companies, buy one Azure subscription and share the authentication details with the project team. But people like MVPs, MSPs and other team members who have MSDN subscription will surely already have Azure subscription for USD 150 per month. […]Read More Work on Azure with friends
A good code is something that does the same job with less lines chars. We all know about configuration files used in .NET applications we use them from app.config to web.config. But most of the beginners in .NET never employ them efficiently. We all have almost forgot connection strings and System.Configuration namespace. I never see […]Read More Connect to Azure Cloud Services with connection string.