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Category: Web Development

DNS names

Preview a website before changing DNS without a temporary URL

Setting up a new website on a new server or with a different hosting provider while the existing website is still live presents some challenges. Https configuration Firstly, to test https configurations configuration, you need to use the correct URL. Most hosting control panels supply a temporary URL, or you can alias your own spare

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Expeed Screenshot

Lower case URLs in ASP.NET Core

Every time I start a new ASP.NET project, I forget the function required to ensure that all links generated out of ASP.NET are lowercase. So this post is as much a reminder for me, than information for anyone else. Personally think all lowercase URLs look better rather than the usual mismatch of cases that a

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Redic Cache

Implementing ASP.NET Core session with Redis Cache on Azure

Using Redis cache in Windows Azure to save session state for an ASP.NET Core web app is quick and easy to configure. Create your Redis Cache in Azure Firstly, if you don’t have an Azure account create a Free Azure Trial Account. Once you’re logged into your Azure account, Click the + Create a resource

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Show and Hide a div using jQuery

You may find yourself wanting to show and hide a section of your page from a button or a link. This is very easy with a little jQuery. All you need to do is have a triggering object (an a tag in my example) and a target object (a div in my example) You can

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