It's good to touch the green green grass of Test Explorer in LightSwitch (part 1/n)

Introduction I have done in the past some attempts to activate unit testing of the server side code for a LightSwitch project. It were all nice trials and indeed each trial was a bit better than the previous one. This…

Audit logs in the Html5 client or cloud business app

Introduction I have written in the pas about Audit Logging. In this post I present a way how audit logs can be consumed in the html 5 client or in a cloud business app. Let’s start with a breaking change…

Introduction In part 1 I elaborated an approach for re-using a search screen on “customers” in such a way it could be used in a double mode: the simple mode of being able to manage customers re-use the same screen (but…

Giving a cloud business app a voice.

Introduction Adding speech to an application fires imagination. In the early eighties I did my first attempts in this field, with the famous Commodore 64. So, 30 years later, let’s try the same with LightSwitch. This post is just a…

deploying a provider hosted cloud business app

Introduction I’ll presume here that you are familiar with creating a cloud business app. We’ll just focus on the deployment in the provider hosted mode, meaning that we want to have our application accessible in SharePoint online but, the application…

Package & Deploy non-web based server projects (part 2/2)

Introduction In the first part of this series on packaging and deployment of non-web based server projects, we saw already how we click-once in a partial way to get our list of assemblies to be deployed. We’ll move now to…