ASP.NET Core Configuration Tips

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ASP.NET Core 1.0 Unit Testing

With ASP.NET Core 1.0 applications, *.csproj and *.vbproj file extensions no longer exist — instead there is the *.xproj file extension to take their place. Previously the “cs” and “vb” in the extension names were indicators of the programming language in use for that Visual Studio project (C# and Visual Basic respectively). This could be helpful I suppose, although I never really paid too much attention to the file extension of the project. You are probably wondering, “what does ‘x’ mean”? It is intended to signify that the project is a DNX project, and the language doesn’t really matter. Continue reading “ASP.NET Core 1.0 Unit Testing”

Building an Angular2 SPA with ASP.NET Core 1.0, MVC 6, Web API 2, and TypeScript 1.7.5


The purpose of this post is to establish¬†ourselves with a working environment geared towards development on ASP.NET Core 1.0¬†through Visual Studio 2015. I will walk through creating an Angular2 Single Page Application with MVC 6, Web API 2 and TypeScript. The sample application is available here on my github page. Continue reading “Building an Angular2 SPA with ASP.NET Core 1.0, MVC 6, Web API 2, and TypeScript 1.7.5”