May 03 2014

Web API 2 + ELMAH - Log ALL Unhandled Exceptions

I got an email from a client today about an error happening in an application that I'd built with ASP.NET Web API 2.1. At first I thought they must be mistaken or doing something wrong on their end because their weren't any errors being reported by ELMAH which I'd configured in my WebApiConfig.cs file using the ElmahHandleErrorApiAttribute filter.
April 28 2014

Moq - Get Setup() to return a dynamic collection from a fake repository

Read on if you're confused about why your mock repository keeps returning the initial collection even though you've added something to it!
April 18 2014

Post a simple string value from AngularJS to .NET Web API

How to post a simple string parameter in the body of an HTTP request from AngularJS to ASP.NET Web API
April 02 2014

Ionic Framework - Getting 'ionic start [appName]' Working Behind a Proxy

This is a quick hacky way to get the ionic start [appName] command working from behind a proxy.
March 25 2014

AngularJS - A Better Way to Implement a Base Controller

The simplest way to setup controller inheritance in AngularJS.
March 14 2014

ASP.NET Web API - elmah.axd 404 error - No HTTP resource was found that matches the request URI 'http://.../elmah.axd'

Fix for ELMAH 404 error "No HTTP resource was found that matches the request URI 'http://.../elmah.axd'"
February 18 2014

ASP.NET Web API 2 - Enum Authorize Attribute

This post shows you how to create a custom authorization attribute which allows you to pass in a list of enums as parameters to restrict access by role. I'm using this attribute on the controllers of a RESTful Web API built with ASP.NET WEB API 2.
February 15 2014

AngularJS - Reverse Geocoding Directive

This is a little custom AngularJS directive that converts GPS coordinates (latitude/longitude) into an address, otherwise known as reverse geocoding, using the Google Maps API.
November 20 2013

Getting Foreman working on Windows 7 after installing the Heroku Toolbelt

Getting foreman up and running on Windows 7 after installing the Heroku Toolbelt - how to fix the problems with "'foreman' is not recognized as an internal or external command" and "Bad file descriptor"
October 16 2013

ASP.NET MVC - Required Checkbox with Data Annotations

How to make a required checkbox in ASP.NET MVC using the built in 'Range' data annotation attribute.
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