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All posts published in November 2003

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Using TEXT-OVERFLOW instead of Wrap, Clip or MeasureString

I read the last post http://weblogs.asp.net/despos/posts/40186.aspx [1] and I am not sure if this is the best solution having nice formatted columns/rows. For this problem I'm using the CSS style TEXT-OVERFLOW:ellipsis (http://msdn.microsoft.com/.../textoverflow.asp [2]) and a small javascript (it is a HTC file).

Posted by Michael Schwarz on Friday, November 28, 2003


I know that there are already a lot of WYSIWYG editors for ASP.NET in the interent. At the moment I did not find a good one that is free and I can redistribute with my software. I tried to create a new one and I would be happy if there is someone you will have a short look at http://forum.schwarz-interactive.de/textbox.aspx [1].

Posted by Michael Schwarz on Friday, November 21, 2003

Windows Media Player 9 Remote Access from Pocket PCs

On http://smartdevice.microsoftdev.com/Learn/Articles/665.aspx [1] Duncan Mackenzie describes how to use remoting and a Pocket PC to create a simple remote control for Windows Media Player 9. Perhaps someone like to create a webservice doing this job for websites?

Posted by Michael Schwarz on Thursday, November 20, 2003