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Can We Install Web Client Software Factory in Visual Studio 2015

first post: tosundar40 wrote: HI We are using VS 2010 and Web Client Software Factory Currentl...

how i can install WSCF 2010 in Visual Studio 2012?

first post: Korehei wrote: I can not install WCSF2010.vsix for visual studio 2012 in windows ...

latest post: AlbertoCsm wrote: No problem. Glad it helped.

Please confirm "Developing Web Apps May 2010 Beta" download only contains supplementary resources, and not the actual VS Extension

first post: dmoss wrote: It appears this download just includes documentation, samples & oth...

VS 2013 Upgrade fails

first post: dlaub wrote: but VS 2010 upgrade works - apparently the MVC like directory struc...

latest post: GOstrowsky wrote: Hi, This exact same question has already been asked in the followin...

Vs 2013 upgrade fails

first post: dlaub wrote: but VS 2010 upgrade works - apparently the MVC like directory struc...

latest post: GOstrowsky wrote: Hi, Maybe you could find helpful the following discussion thread a...

Unable to cast HttpApplication to type WebClientApplication

first post: den2005 wrote: Hi, I am getting a server error when I tried to load a page th...

latest post: DCherubini wrote: Hi, I am unaware of why this error is appearing in your applicatio...

security.authorizationruleprovider - rules with spaces in them

first post: bab5139 wrote: Is there any way to use domain groups that contain spaces in the se...

latest post: AndersM wrote: For future fellow googlers the answer is to use the XML entity for ...

Roadmap for 2012 and beyond?

first post: JoshuaGough wrote: Hello! I have not used any of the web guidance yet. I have extensiv...

latest post: Sagarag05 wrote: Hi blainew/brumfb, Reading at your reply on using project silk as ...

web site vs web application

first post: zhihao wrote: While  using WCSF to create a  demo solution, it will create a web ...

latest post: aadami wrote: Hi, I don't have experience with this kind of scenarios, but I beli...

Visual Studio 2012

first post: AlbertoCsm wrote: Hi. Is any work being done by the community to patch WCSF to VS2012?

latest post: DCherubini wrote: Hi, So far I am not aware of any future plans regarding this topic;...

Recipe Framework Error when adding page with presenter.

first post: Wavejumper313 wrote: I have a solution built with wcsf 2010 & vs 2010 that has been runn...

latest post: narimj wrote: I understand its WCSF but its the SAME EXACT error. I am assuming ...

Multiple-Project Modules with Web Forms

first post: Elixir wrote: Good day, I was wondering if you could perhaps help me, I was read...

latest post: nuchild wrote: Hi Elixir, I was unable to get to that portion of the guidance you ...

Issue with Property Injection, Policy Injection and the Service Collection

first post: jarf70 wrote: Hello All, I am recieving an AccessViolationException when I tr...

latest post: nuchild wrote: Hi DCherubini. Thanks for the response. Actually, this issue has ...

WCSF, Starter Kit?

first post: ChrisAniano wrote: Hi, I don't know if I missed it, but does WCSF have some sample ...

latest post: LijoCheeran wrote: Firstly, I am very surprised to see an answer on a 3 year old post....

Convert web application to WCSF

first post: FreddieM wrote: I have web application project with several pages. Is it possible t...

latest post: FreddieM wrote: Thanks a lot.

Adding a new website to existing WCSF solution

first post: iprasla wrote: I have a WCSF solution and I am using Visual Studio 2008 and have W...

latest post: aadami wrote: Hi,Based on my understanding, you might find the following discussi...

Dataaccess Layer

first post: hadideveloper wrote: Hi,I use wcsf in a porject in my company, But there is a problem ab...

latest post: DCherubini wrote: Hi,The method you use to handle the communication with the database...

Deploy independently module

first post: kulwinder_aulakh wrote: We are going to start a project that will have 15 Modules. Our Busi...

latest post: DCherubini wrote: Hi,As a possible approach you could define your Data Access Layer i...

WCSF & PageFlow & View Presenter pattern

first post: rwollgar wrote: I've got a project where I am using the WCSF View-Presenter pattern...

latest post: GuidoMaliandi wrote: Hi, You might find the following resources useful, as they deal wit...

Problem with PageFlow App Block CompletedState & cleanup question

first post: anyeone wrote: Hi, I know PageFlow isn't in the latest WCSF and that it's separate...

latest post: nuchild wrote: Hi anyeone,It's been ages since your post but I hope this helps.I'm...

Unity Container with WCSF 2010

first post: kunalkot wrote: I am investigating WCSF for a web app that will be used with WCF se...

latest post: DCherubini wrote: Hi, You might find this blog entry useful as well as the content ho...

UIP application block in WPF

first post: niram123 wrote: Hi, I have windows Forms Application which uses UIP application blo...

latest post: GuidoMaliandi wrote: Hi, As this is not strictly related with the guidance provided by t...

Update WCSF June 2007/Framework 2.0/VS2005 To WCSF 2010/Framework 4.0/VS2010

first post: raphielda wrote: Hello,Please be kind to give me a response to my following question...

latest post: mbronzovic wrote: Hi Raphy,In order to upgrade your existing version of WCSF 2007 to ...

Microsoft.Practices.RecipeFramework.RecipeExecutionException

first post: billkamm wrote: I am receiving the following error when trying to add a new C# busi...

latest post: Lee_C wrote: These links were a big help. I was able to finally add a new modul...

Error adding a new business module VB to a web site wap application

first post: hazel_ucr wrote: Hello, I am Working with VS 2008, I Have a Wap web site Project, b...

latest post: Lee_C wrote: I was able to finally add a new module. However, there is an addit...

Recieve error when adding page (with presenter) (Visual Busic)

first post: guidea wrote: I am using Web Client Factory 2008, and when I add page (with prese...

latest post: GuidoMaliandi wrote: Hi, You might find the following threads useful, as they deal with ...

WCSF authorization rules not applied under IIS 7

first post: tiggris wrote: Hi, recently I have been working on the project which uses WCSF. O...

latest post: dpejovic wrote: What do you mean by "not forgetting to add custom httpModules and ...

AddCompositeWebAssemblyReferencesToModule failed Library does not exist

first post: kelmen wrote: I using the WCSF Feb 2008, developing on VS2010, web runtime target...

latest post: mbronzovic wrote: Hi,You can check this thread where a similar problem is covered.I h...

WCSF & Silverlight

first post: husseiny wrote: Hello,I developed a WCSF Solution, I would like to integrate Silver...

latest post: GuidoMaliandi wrote: Hi,Silverlight applications can be hosted in ASP.NET sites, therefo...

The following arguments are required and don't have values: RootNamespace, ModuleNamespace, ModuleTestProjectNamespace

first post: lyndali wrote: I am following instruction of http://blogs.msdn.com/b/mpuleio/archi...

latest post: mbronzovic wrote: Hi Li,After following the steps described in Michael Puleio´s...

deploying in wcsf2010

first post: diego_dx wrote: hi iam using wcsf2010 and i dont understand how to make the deploym...

latest post: mbronzovic wrote: Hi,As you already mentioned, you need to use XCopy to deploy your m...

Session_Start() not working

first post: mrguddu wrote: Hello, I need desparate help with Session_Start() in WCSF. I have g...

latest post: mrguddu wrote: Thanks Miguel for the prompt reply. I will give it a try. So, you d...

AjaxControlToolKit.dll version 3.0.11119?

first post: blankers wrote: Where does one find the required AjaxControlToolKit.dll version 3.0...

latest post: vujnovic wrote: Or you can find it here: http://ajaxcontroltoolkit.codeplex.com/rel...

Access SiteMapBuilderService from View

first post: xxlleedd wrote: HiI've just started to develope applications with WCSFI wouldlike ...

latest post: guidomaliandi wrote: Hi xxlleedd,As the SiteMapBuilderService is a global service regist...

How to integrate QUnit javascript unittests teambuild 2010

first post: HenDaMan wrote: We want to integrate javascript unittests in our tfs 2010 teambuild...

latest post: guidomaliandi wrote: Hi Henry, As you're suggesting, the JSUnitTestResult is the serv...

Installing WCSF2010.vsix on VS2010 Premium Windows 2003 server

first post: sabraham wrote: I want to install WCSF2010.vsix on VS2010 Premium on Windows 2003 s...

latest post: guidomaliandi wrote: Hi,As it is explained in the Web Client Software Factory 2010 Galle...

ASCX or ASPX inside modules

first post: MFelicio wrote: Hi,I've seen a bunch of samples about WCSF and I haven't seen userc...

latest post: guidomaliandi wrote: Hi MF,At the time the WCSF was created, it was a technical limitati...

Manage "Multiple-projects modules" How to do it?

first post: nachocw wrote: I'm working on a "Web Project", that needs to be modularized in dif...

latest post: guidomaliandi wrote: Hi,According to the Web Guidance documentation:"ASP.NET MVC areas h...

A Registered Service is Application Scope or Request Scope

first post: draco wrote: A regiestered service instance is Application Scope or Request Scope?

latest post: guidomaliandi wrote: Hi,I'm sorry, I've updated the link to the article I've mentioned i...

SiteMap Code

first post: diego_dx wrote: Hi Iam Using WCSF 2010 with Windows7how can I do to see the code th...

latest post: diego_dx wrote: the problem was it work fine at beggining, but I do something wiht ...

Unable to cast object of type 'System.Web.HttpApplication' to type 'Microsoft.Practices.CompositeWeb.WebClientApplication'

first post: niloo25 wrote: Hi, Converted from Website to Web Application and Deployed to DEV ...

latest post: fantivero wrote: Hi,I answered you in other forum thread, so I think that you can fi...

System.InvalidCastException: Unable to cast object of type 'System.Web.HttpApplication' to type 'Microsoft.Practices.CompositeWeb.WebClientApplication'

first post: AkhilSharma wrote: Hi, I am facing an invalid cast exception in my web client appli...

latest post: fantivero wrote: Hi,I do not know you exact scenario, but I think that you can find ...

Problems Loading Module Pages

first post: tcsells wrote: I am using the current release of WCSF with VS2008 (VB language).  ...

latest post: fantivero wrote: Hi Jesse,I am glad that you found the solution of your scenario and...

WCSF Automated testing

first post: afarbman wrote: Hi all, we have a project that is being developed with WSCF 2008 ...

latest post: fantivero wrote: Hi,The patterns & practices team is using moq to create mocks.Hope ...

Completely remove WCSF 2008 from solution

first post: RynoB wrote: Hi,What sections of the web.config do I need to remove / change to ...

latest post: fantivero wrote: Hi,When you create a new Web Client Software Factory the following ...

WCSF Final Release

first post: nudo wrote: When will the final release of the WCSF for VS2010 be available?

latest post: jamiebarrow wrote: Alright, thank you for the replies. The terminology can be confusin...

ObjectContainerDataSource business entity

first post: marturo23 wrote: Hi folks,I have a business entity like thiscustomer(id,name,lastnam...

latest post: fantivero wrote: Hi Willy,This description could be provided in the object that you ...

Usercontrol within user control

first post: Mrunal_More wrote: Hello experts,I have an issue related with composite web user contr...

latest post: fantivero wrote: Hi,Base on our understanding you created a user control which inher...

Exception: System.Workflow.Runtime.QueueException: Queue 'showLogicalViewAccessMechanismsToBeIssued_Launch' is not enabled.

first post: mnemukula wrote: Someone with possible solution to this or at least let me know what...

latest post: fantivero wrote: Hi,Could you please share additional information of your environmen...

Object Container Data Source

first post: pacindaMSPS wrote: Hello,I was trying to bind DropDownList with a list of KeyValuePair...

latest post: fantivero wrote: Hi Stefan,Based on our understanding, you attempted to use theKeyVa...

Compilation and Deployment of Pre-Compiled Separate Sub-Web Application Projects

first post: cbigden wrote: We have multiple team development where each team is responsible fo...

latest post: fantivero wrote: Hi,I do know your exact scenario, but this seems that could be mana...

Isn't commenting your code also a proven practice?

first post: jbeckton wrote: This example code and documentation were entended to teach others, ...

latest post: fantivero wrote: Hi,Thanks for your feedback. It is useful, as the assets are meant ...

Composing web page of multiple parts depending on modules

first post: jacktripper1000 wrote: Hello,I have a rather unique question. This may be already present ...

latest post: fantivero wrote: Hi,As it is explained here by the p&p team, this is something that ...

Hiding nodes on Navigation TreeView

first post: azyla wrote: How is the Customer and Orders nodes on SiteMap hidden when the Use...

latest post: azyla wrote: It is in the OrdersModuleInitializer.cs class;siteMapBuilderService...

simple question with respect to roles

first post: rdevalco wrote: I'm using the asp.net 2.0 roles provider as my authentication mecha...

latest post: rdevalco wrote: Thanks Fernando,it actually doesn't help - but thank you for your r...

Dynamically Loading User Control in WCSF

first post: sivan347 wrote: My way to dynamically load user control is as follows:string contro...

latest post: sivan347 wrote: If anyone interested I found a solution.On this link you can find a...

Null Reference Exception at BuildItemWithCurrentContext(Object obj)

first post: vipinlal wrote: Hi,We are using WCSF (February 2008) in our ASP.net Application. Af...

latest post: fantivero wrote: Hi,This error has never been reported but based on our understandi...

Check dependencies code source

first post: alhambraeidos wrote: HI all, mistersduring installation of WCSF, in splash screen it app...

latest post: alhambraeidos wrote: thanks mister,in future, will be available or neither ??.Only know ...

Will WCSF run in VS 2010 and .NET 4

first post: royhiggs wrote: For those of us who don't have the resources to migrate our existin...

latest post: dschenkelman wrote: Hi Roy,The WCSF and the Web Guidance are two different assets. The ...

Enable CWAB in a SharePoint Application

first post: jjcollins53 wrote: Is there currently (or plans to in the near future) support for CWA...

latest post: dschenkelman wrote: Hi,This is a known issue of the WCSF 2008 version. Fernando Antiver...

WCSF with Entity Framework 4 (Repositories/UnitOfWork)

first post: Groggg987 wrote: Hello all,I'm a new user of WCSF and I'm currently evaluating the l...

latest post: Groggg987 wrote: Wow. Seldom have I felt so ignorant. I was with you right up to the...

How to include CodeConditions from base PageFlow in property window?

first post: sbhavin77 wrote: We have created BasePageFlow that inherites from Microsoft.Practice...

Where to find AjaxControlToolkit.WCSFExtensions

first post: CiTrus wrote: Hi everyone,Maybe this question will sound a little "noobish". I wa...

latest post: CiTrus wrote: Hi,thanks very much for your response. It worked. I'm now running w...

Can't build CompositeWeb (Attrib and copy commands fail)

first post: gmuys wrote: The post-build event for the CompositeWeb project is:Attrib -R /S ...

latest post: dschenkelman wrote: Hi Gilles,Thanks for letting us know of this issue, I will notify t...

WCSF 2010 Beta + Enterprise Library 5

first post: mbuonaccorsi wrote: Is it possible to get the WCSF 2010 beta to run against Enterprise ...

latest post: mbuonaccorsi wrote: Great! Thanks for the update. That's good news.

Can't display web page from Web Client Software Factory 2010

first post: gmuys wrote: After finally being able to successfully register the Web Cient Fac...

latest post: dschenkelman wrote: Hi Groggy/Gilles,Sorry for the delayed response on this. I have tri...

Music Store does'nt build successfully

first post: Noursa wrote: hi everyone.i opened the Music Store Reference Implementation, and ...

latest post: matiasbonaventura wrote: Noursa, xinqiu, Thanks for you feedback.That link is going to be up...

Lifecycle of view,presenter,controller problem

first post: geedsen wrote: Investigating how we can convert our current application to the wcs...

latest post: geedsen wrote: Hi Damian,Thanks for your reply. I knew WCSF does page level authen...

VS Version/WCSF Releases mapping

first post: hpcd29 wrote: I'm new to WCSF and I'm beginning to find it confusing to know whic...

latest post: dschenkelman wrote: Hi,The following are the mappings for each WCSF version:WCSF 2008 i...

bootstrapper as a static member

first post: lario wrote: In the App_EndRequest event I need the current UnitOfWork to commit...

latest post: matiasbonaventura wrote: Hi Lario,Having a static memeber to store the bootstrapper will pro...

WCSF with Membership Provider

first post: jwaiz wrote: Hi All,i am using the standard microsoft (System.Web.Security) memb...

latest post: dschenkelman wrote: Hi Jan,I created sample application which shows a possible way to a...

WCSF Roadmap and Request for Feedback

first post: michaelpuleio wrote: Blaine has posted the Roadmap for WCSF on his blog.  I've also post...

latest post: blainew wrote: As I stated in a blog post last summer and in one I posted today, w...

Downloaded Web Client Guidance But No WCSF Upgrade Documentation

first post: royhiggs wrote: I downloaded the Web Client Guidance so I could read through the do...

latest post: blainew wrote: At this time we do not have documentation to help migrate from WCSF...

Future support for WCSF

first post: wziska wrote: Hello. I work as software developer and I'm planning to redesign a...

latest post: royhiggs wrote: Thank you, that was a very helpful post and it is very good to hear...

ObjectContainerDataSource Sorting (bug?)

first post: kotoku wrote: I am using a gridview with ObjectContainerDataSource and default s...

WCSF Windows Authentication and Roles

first post: lukejoh wrote: Okay, I am not sure I quite got an answer. I want to use Windows A...

latest post: lukejoh wrote: Let me expand on the first post. I understand that I create a Cust...

Microsoft Enterprise Library Cryptography Error when using create hash method

first post: mehtapraveen1982 wrote: Hi,i am usingMicrodoft.Practice.EnterpriseLibrary.Security.Cryptogr...

latest post: marcmvc wrote: how to solve that problem, I have the same ??

How To Save State of TreeView Collapse & expand (NavigationTreeView)

first post: ChrisAniano wrote: How To Save State of TreeView Collapse & expand (NavigationTreeView...

latest post: ChrisAniano wrote: On the Second thought, the above seems not to working, sorry. ...

Trusting the client/browser

first post: Encosia wrote: When I was perusing the markup output by /Songs/Show, I was briefly...

latest post: juliandominguez wrote: Completely agree. Every action should be properly validated by the ...

how to create AJAX enabled WCF service in WSSF?

first post: akella2k9 wrote: Hi , How to create an AJAX enabled WCF service using WSSF? Thanks,S...

latest post: dschenkelman wrote: Hi Srinivas,You can ask this question in the Web Service Software F...

Excellent Articles on Software Factories & WCSF Design Patterns

first post: Dave wrote: I found some good articles that are a good read.This one is all abo...

How to install on Visual Web Developer 2008 Express Edition

first post: claumond wrote: hello,Could you please tell me if it is possible to install Web Cli...

latest post: dschenkelman wrote: Hi Christophe,Unfortunately the prerequisites to install WCSF inclu...

ServersidevalidationExtender problem client side validation

first post: manishacodeplex wrote: Hi,I am using VS2005 , AjaxControlToolkit (1.0.10618.0), AjaxContro...

latest post: dawsoad wrote: Hello,Was this issue ever resolved? I am having a similar issue wit...

Semantic markup in the RI

first post: Encosia wrote: The quality of the markup in the RI has improved a lot with the red...

latest post: Encosia wrote: That's a good point about the GET request and messy URLs. I hadn't...

Obfuscation of Web Client

first post: RightCoder wrote: HiI need to obfuscate my web client code to protect it a bit. I kno...

latest post: dschenkelman wrote: Hi,There is a known issue running WCSF applications on IIS 7 (not r...

Who is using WCSF?

first post: michaelpuleio wrote: I blogged this question at Who is using WCSF?, and have created thi...

latest post: pbolduc wrote: 1) Integrate with Federated binding. we have an in-house security f...

WCSF with WIF

first post: jinyenjoe wrote: hiHas anyone any idea how to link WCSF with WIF? i am new to WCSF, ...

WCSF with WIF

first post: jinyenjoe wrote: hiHas anyone any idea how to link WCSF with WIF? i am new to WCSF, ...

WCSF Windows Authentication and RoleProvider Authorisation

first post: EINDRE wrote: Hi Everyone I'm currently working on WCSF 2.0 and I implemented ...

latest post: jinyenjoe wrote: hiI am new to WCSF and wondering how to link it up with Microsoft G...

HELP!!! Page Flows Workflow with id "xxxx "not found in state persistence store.

first post: SiTox wrote: I`m trying to make PageFlow application using Web Client Software F...

latest post: occ1983 wrote: Hello everybody:I'm also experiencing a similar problem but this ti...

Where should data validation happen?

first post: michaelpuleio wrote: Currently, we have Domain Models and View Models in the RI's codeba...

Controller Partitioning

first post: fcheung wrote: One question that came up in the teamroom is how to partition our c...

WAP AjaxControlToolkit - Sub Web

first post: paulsay wrote: This is the issue, I am currently using the June 2007 release on Vi...

Top 10 tasks to improve responsiveness on webforms

first post: fcheung wrote: We have started to document several techniques to improve responsiv...

latest post: korggy wrote: #1 way to improve responsiveness: Use extensive data caching within...

Why Container.Parent.RegisterTypeMapping?

first post: vinlws wrote: lately I come across this issue. with two module initializer one co...

latest post: fantivero wrote: Hi,Different scopes are offered in WCSF to register a type. That me...

Exception handling in WCSF latest release

first post: ramkumar wrote: Hi Friends,im trying to using exception handling in the hands on la...

latest post: fantivero wrote: Hi Ram,I have downloaded the WCSF HandsOn-Lab June 2007 Release and...

System.LINQ in WCSF Project

first post: akella2k9 wrote: Hi,I am not able to see system.LINQ namespace in WCSF web applicati...

latest post: fantivero wrote: Hi Srinivas,As you mentioned the namespace System.Linq is not reach...

WCSF with DB4O

first post: abdulmoniem wrote: Hi all, Really, I am in a middle of a stage in which I have to desi...

latest post: abdulmoniem wrote: Any answer plz?

Hands on Lab for Latest release of WCSF

first post: ramkumar wrote: Hi Friends,This is Ram. recently i came to know about WCSF and star...

latest post: ramkumar wrote: hi Fernando,thanks a lot for your reply. i will look at linksRam

Feedback on new drop

first post: blainew wrote: I want to start a discussion on the new Web Client Guidance Drop. W...