Wiki Quick tip: fixing break lines issues in your #TNWIKI article

When you’re editing or updating an article, you might notice that some blank lines are duplicated when saving the article to TNWiki. This is a known issue in the HTML rendering of IE to save your article to TechNet Wiki. (Just FYI, The issue is reported, but not on the top priority list to fix,…

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Wiki Quick tip: Check HTML - get rid of the style tag (*) in your article

(* Except Telerik styles, the ONLY one – built in – allowed) As we see a lot of articles being overloaded with <style> </style> tag, lately, I wanted to shout out to all WikiNinjas to double check all and any Wiki HTML source code and to get rid of the redundant <style> … </style> content. When…

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EXCLUSIVE! The #TNWiki lifetime in Numbers

Did you ever wonder how the TNWiki is doing now? 8,765 users have contributed 25,441 pages, 201,205 revisions, and 118,012 comments, 7675 deleted pages (mostly spam content).   That’s not a surprise, for most of us as you can check that on the Wiki landing page. You definitely would want a bit more… How the…

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Have a suggestion for an article on TechNet Wiki? Use the suggestion box!

A new article idea can come from MSDN forums questions, activities going on our daily work, a conversation with a colleague or even from another article or book. I always maintain an ideas bank for writing new articles for TechNet Wiki or on my own blog. So, I usually know what article idea is my…

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Wiki performance & network issues [SOLVED]

As many of our fans have noticed, the Wiki is currently facing performance and network issues. You might experience intermittent failures while editing, saving a Wiki article. The issues have been reported to the support team and are currently under investigation. We will keep you posted on the situation. *Update [23/may/2016, 13h30 CEST], support team…

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The TNWiki Ninja blog has been upgraded ... and you'll know it.

Just like the Exchange Team blog, and many other blogs on the TechNet platform, this blog has now been moved to a new platform. As you’ve noticed already, it’s completely new, completely different from what we had before. And it comes with some startup nausea… so bear with us, while we’re doing our best to get…

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WPF Seasons Greetings!!! - A code sample from Andy ONeill

As a bonus featured article for today, we're taking a look at Andy ONeill's… WPF: Seasons Greetings    In this article, Andy takes you on a tour to build an animated greeting card in WPF! Andy's introduction helps explain the values you'll get if you build this sample: The sample which goes along with this partly…

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TNWiki Article Spotlight - WPF: Layout Lab

Greetings Everyone! It’s another Tuesday and I am warmly welcoming you all to the TNWiki Article Spotlight for this week. And that is WPF: Layout Lab by Andy ONeill and it has won the Gold medal in October month’s TechNet Guru Awards under Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) Category. The article contains an in depth explanation to several controls in the aspect of XAML which…


TNWiki Article Spotlight: How to build a Logic App!!!

Welcome to our  TNWiki Article Spotlight on Tuesdays! Microsoft Azure features App Service, which is broken down into a few different app types (API Apps, Logic Apps, Mobile Apps, and Web Apps). A few weeks back, Jan featured a great article from Mohit: TNWiki Article Spotlight – Azure Logic Apps-Basic Transformation. Today, we're going to take one step…

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#TNWikiSummit15:"FIM 2010 Best practices & Technet Wiki"

The Wiki & TechNet Links referenced in the presentation: SQL References http://www.sqlskills.com/blogs/paul/why-you-should-not-shrink-your-data-files/ http://www.brentozar.com/archive/2009/08/stop-shrinking-your-database-files-seriously-now/ http://blog.sqlauthority.com/2011/01/19/sql-server-shrinking-database-is-bad-increases-fragmentation-reduces-performance/ SQL Server Backup, Integrity Check, and Index and Statistics Maintenance: https://ola.hallengren.com/ FIM Disaster recovery planning: http://aka.ms/FIMDRP FIM Maintenance http://aka.ms/fim2010planningoperations FIM 2010 best practices https://aka.ms/FIM2010Bestpractices FIM 2010 (general) https://aka.ms/FIMDeprecatedFeatures https://aka.ms/startToFIM https://aka.ms/FIMShortcuts FIM 2010 Security https://aka.ms/FIMSecurity http://aka.ms/FIMGuids MIM 2015 http://aka.ms/mim2015 MOF (Microsoft Operations…