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SQL Server 2005 and Ajax.NET Professional - RowNumber Example

I often want to display something like a DataGrid on my web sites with next and prev buttons to scroll through the complete table. Using SQL Server 2005 it is very easy to build such controls that are using the new RowNumber feature to get only a page of rows that are displayed on the page. If you click on next you will get the next n rows.

Posted by Michael Schwarz on Wednesday, March 15, 2006

[OT] Interesting Google Search

Today I got an error message in .NET 2.0 ("Failed to start monitoring changes to...", error code -2147023570). Try to search for this error code with Google you will get a funny result: Click here [1]. I could only get the root page of all the domains, no page could be found that was not the default web server page, no file in a subfolder. In the top you will ses that there are about 9.670.000.000 including this number. You can find this number if you click on the cached version of the search result, the url of the cached item will look like this:

Posted by Michael Schwarz on Monday, March 6, 2006