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Sirwan Afifi

Stories from a web developer.

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Calling Stored Procedures using Dapper

Today I wanted to call a Stored Procedure using Entity Framework Core. It is possible using method, which is one of the powerful features…

Highlighting Current Link in Razor Pages

Let's say you have several pages in your Razor Pages application. Now you want to make the menu items active depending on the page you are…

Passed Exam 70-483 - Programming in C#

I have been developing with C# for a while, and I decided to pass Exam 70-483 in order to validate my skill. In order to pass the exam, you…

Hosting React app on IIS

Today I wanted to host a React application; the first and easiest option was hosting the app using a package called serve which is basically…

Hosting a WCF Service as a Windows Service Using Topshelf

You might be wondering why I am blogging about WCF. Is it still relevant? This is part of a legacy WCF project, and I am responsible for…

What's Elasticsearch

Wikipedia: Elasticsearch is a search engine based on the Lucene library. It provides a distributed, multitenant-capable full-text search…