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What's the deal with Windows 7 end of support?

Posted by John Browne on Jan, 16, 2020 @ 17:01

Alas Windows 7, we hardly knew ye.

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Topics: Windows 7, End of support

Compilation delivery level

Posted by Will Vasquez on Jan, 13, 2020 @ 09:01

Migration Methodology

Besides our migration tools, one of the most important things in our project execution is our methodology; which has been developed and improved over the years that our company has been dedicated to software modernization (since 1993!).

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Topics: application migration, Modernization, migration services

My 5 best books of 2019

Posted by John Browne on Dec, 20, 2019 @ 12:12

Spoiler alert: this has nothing to do with app modernization.

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Topics: Off topic

Updating an ASP.NET Core 2.2 Web Site to .NET Core 3.1 LTS

Posted by Mauricio Rojas on Dec, 12, 2019 @ 07:12

Scott Hanselman is one of my geek heros. So when I so his excellent post https://www.hanselman.com/blog/UpdatingAnASPNETCore22WebSiteToNETCore31LTS.aspx I said to myself "it is useless to resist"!!

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Topics: Visual Basic Upgrade Companion, VB6, convert Windows to Web, .NET, C#, Web Application Development, .NET Core, webapps, NETCORE3.1

Accessing local devices from a Web Application

Posted by Mauricio Rojas on Nov, 26, 2019 @ 10:11

Usually when we modernize legacy VB6, Delphi or PowerBuilder apps some parts of the migrated application depend on using a device which is attached to the client using the app.

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Topics: application modernization, Visual Basic, VB6, convert Windows to Web, AngularJS, PowerBuilder, WebMAP, internet explorer, Helpers, migration services, desktop, devices

Guess the M&Ms: a data analysis

Posted by John Browne on Nov, 25, 2019 @ 10:11

Microsoft Ignite is the largest (in attendance) Microsoft event; we were there with a big jar of Peanut M&Ms (r).

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Topics: #msignite

Dynamically adding ActiveX in C# an equivalent for VBControlExtender

Posted by Mauricio Rojas on Nov, 13, 2019 @ 15:11

 
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Topics: Visual Basic Upgrade Companion, VB6, C#, VBUC, VBControlExtender

Move to Web to the Desktop or just Both

Posted by Mauricio Rojas on Nov, 10, 2019 @ 17:11

My youngest son has a sweet tooth. And every time I asked him to choose a dessert he used to cry. When I asked why he said: because you are making me choose!!!

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Topics: .NET Core, dotnet, desktop, electron

How to make your frontend point  to different  backends?

Posted by Mauricio Rojas on Nov, 05, 2019 @ 10:11

 
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Topics: WebMAP, Angular, webapps, frontend

Visual Equivalence on a migration project

Posted by Will Vasquez on Oct, 18, 2019 @ 18:10

 

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Topics: application migration, visual equivalence, migration services