David_Bennett

I am on the Windows Vista Parental controls team, working on the next version of windows and specifically the parental controls aspects of it. I worked on the web filter, and many other aspects of the system from the control panel up.

June, 2005

  • Converting XML to RTF using .net

    It is quite easy to convert XML into RTF, well to turn it into fairly simple rtf output anyway. The RTF format is pretty straightforward and this makes it pretty easy to write into the RtfTextBox inside the .net system to display your xml in a nicely...
  • Setting a ToolTip on a TreeView control

    A TreeView control in WinForms does not have a tooltip associated with and each node definately doesn't have a tooltip associated with it. The way to get around this is to use the MouseMoved event and trigger the tooltip creation with this. The MouseHover...
  • .net Beta 1 and .net beta 2

    Here is a list of a few changes I ran across when changing my code from beta 1 to beta 2. The DockingPanel stuff has gone altogether, you completely remove these from your project altogether in most cases. This doesn't seem to have any detrimental effects...
  • FaultContract in Indigo

    FaultContract is an attribute that can be defined on the ServiceContract to define faults sent across the wire in Indigo. Indigo does not reflect exceptions directly across the wire, if you want faults to be thrown to your client you must use the Fault...