Author Archives: pauliom

Simple animated carousel in CSS3 via keyframes

I had a little delve into CSS3 Animations to see if I could create a simple carousel. My first idea is to use keyframes. I’ll start with showing the result; The idea is to infinitely fade between 3 elements. The … Continue reading

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Event Grid – Filters with Custom Events

In End-To-End Custom Events I posted about how to create a .net publisher and a c# Azure Function to listen to the post. However, Event Grid comes with some additional tricks, one of these is Filters. To test this I … Continue reading

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Event Grid – End to End Custom events in .net

Event Grid is a new Azure offering that allows you to listen to a number of events from different Azure sources. One source that interested my is ‘Custom Event’. How can you get this working in .net? This is one … Continue reading

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Connecting UWP Emulator to IISExpress localhost

I’m sure this has been covered a lot, but I’m writing it down so I don’t forget how I did it. If it helps anyone else then great. 1. Locate IIS Express in the system tray 2. Select Show All … Continue reading

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CreateDocument in DocumentDB (Cosmos) says created but it’s not there?

Had a bit of head-scratcher today. I was using CreateDocumentAsync to write a new document to the store and the return value was ‘created’ but when I searched for the document it wasn’t there. The problem was that I was … Continue reading

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DeleteDocumentAsync – PartitionKey value must be supplied

I was trying to delete a document in DocumentDB / CosmoDB and I was surprised be faced with the error message of, ‘PartitionKey value must be supplied’. There doesn’t appear to be a way of passing the partition key to … Continue reading

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The target “MSDeployPublish” does not exist in the project

Had a very strange issue this morning, create a new Azure Web project as usual, went to publish it and it refused to saying, ‘The target “MSDeployPublish” does not exist in the project’. So I compared the project with one … Continue reading

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