The most important single aspect of software development is to be clear about what you are trying to build. --Bjarne Stroustrup

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Change the Default Browser in Visual Studio 2005 and Visual Web Developer

How to change the default browser in Visual Studio. That's right, you aren't stuck with just Internet Explorer. Continue...

Developer Tips and Tutorials ASP.NET Visual Studio Browsers

How Do I Read a File As an Array of Bytes in C#

Learn how to use a stream to read the byte content of a file. You can also use the new ReadAllBytes method on the File class. Continue...

Developer Tips and Tutorials .NET C#

How to Deliver a File From ASP.NET and Specify Its MIME Type

Learn how to use ASP.NET to dynamically return a file to the user and the importance of MIME types in this process. Continue...

Developer Tips and Tutorials ASP.NET HTTP MIME

PathHelper - Convert File and Folder Paths and URLs in an ASP.NET Application

Managing all the various types of paths in ASP.NET can be a chore. You have URLs, virtual paths, absolute paths, relative paths and application paths. This article helps you make sense of all of these while managing conversions and getting the type of path you need when you need it. Continue...

Developer Tips and Tutorials ASP.NET C#

How do I get the application path in an ASP.NET application?

A simple snippet to show you how to get the virtual application path which is relative to the root of the website. Continue...

Developer Tips and Tutorials ASP.NET Web