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Display XML Data

A Walkthrough on how to display XML data using data controls.

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Free Icons

Let's look at four types of icons; where to get them, how to access them on your webpage, and how to use them.

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HTML Escape

Often times when writing a technical article for the web that deals with HTML, it becomes necessary to show the actual markup elements that you are writing about. To do that, the HTML elements need to be escaped or . . .

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Example Databases

For many years Microsoft has shipped example databases with its database products, SQL Server and MS Access. I have listed five below that are useful in training and . . .

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Database Fundamentals

This is a list of keywords, their meanings, and related resources for a course offered by Microsoft Virtual Academy on the fundamentals of databases. It includes . . .

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Retrieving Data - SQL

For this article we will use the Northwind database, SQL Server Express and Visual Studio Community to view data on a web page using controls. Click . . .

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Bootstrap Carousel

In this article we will use the default bootstrap.css Carousel and modify it slightly to your theme. In this case we will use . . .

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Retrieving Data - Access

In this little project we will investigate how to show data from a Microsoft Access database on a WebForm in our website.  Here we will take a look at . . .

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The saddest aspect of life right now is that science gathers knowledge faster than society gathers wisdom.
~Isaac Asimov

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Education must not simply teach work; it must teach Life.
~W. E. B. Du Bois

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On the Web  

The Internet is the trailer park for the soul.
~Marilyn Manson

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I gave in, and admitted that God was God.
~C. S. Lewis

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So many books, so little time.
~Frank Zappa

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Ah, Bach! I'm partial to the fugue.
~Walter Radar O'Reilly

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You can observe a lot by watching.
~Yogi Berra

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The best-laid schemes o' mice an' men Gang aft agley, An' lea'e us nought but grief an' pain, For promis'd joy!
~Robert Burns

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