All posts by Callon Campbell [MVP]

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Azure Icon Update is Coming

New Azure icons are coming. Read more about this at

Azure Icon Update Coming (New Icon Images)

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Buy Domain Names with Azure App Service Domain — Build Azure

There’s a feature for purchasing Internet Domain Names within Microsoft Azure that’s not very widely known. With the Azure App Service Domain feature, you can purchase and manage your domain names directly within Microsoft Azure. This is a sort of “hidden” feature since not many people know it exists, and it’s not talked about very…

Buy Domain Names with Azure App Service Domain — Build Azure
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Microsoft Learn is the new Microsoft Virtual Academy — Build Azure

Over the last few months I’ve seen a lot of comments about Microsoft Virtual Academy being retired, in addition to a fair amount of traffic going to an article I posted about Microsoft Virtual Academy (MVA) being retired January 31, 2019. It’s important to note that Microsoft hasn’t abandoned the learning community. They’ve actually been…

Microsoft Learn is the new Microsoft Virtual Academy — Build Azure
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A Lap around the WinUI TeachingTip Control

XAML Brewer, by Diederik Krols

In this article we will run through a couple of scenarios using the UWP TeachingTip control. This relatively new control is an animated flyout that according to the documentation “draws the user’s attention on new or important updates and features, remind a user of nonessential options that would improve the experience, or teach a user how a task should be completed”.

The high quality of this official documentation made us decide to skip a high-level introduction and to immediately expose the TeachingTip control to some more challenging ‘enterprise-ish’ scenarios. Here are the things you can expect us to cover in this article:

  • programmatically creating a TeachingTip,
  • precision targeting a XAML control,
  • state management,
  • auto-hiding a TeachingTip on time-out and navigation, and
  • building an inherited control.

We also added a sample that expresses our concerns on the light dismiss behavior, and identified an interesting use case for the TeachingTip as ‘Form…

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SQL: Think that varchar(10) means 10 characters ? If so, think again… – The Bit Bucket

SQL: Think that varchar(10) means 10 characters ? If so, think again… – The Bit Bucket
— Read on blog.greglow.com/2019/07/25/sql-think-that-varchar-characters-if-so-think-again/

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What are the Benefits of Employing a Microsoft MVP? | Blog

What are the Benefits of Employing a Microsoft MVP?
— Read on www.nz365guy.com/what-are-the-benefits-of-employing-a-microsoft-mvp/

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Chernobyl: The True Cost Of Technical Debt

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