Serializing and de-serializing a listbox to XML

In this post I will discuss how I stored a list of strings in a single database field as xml. The application I’m working on has a list of email addresses for each contact. Rather than creating a new table with forgein keys, stored procedures, Data access componants, and business layer logic I decided to take a regular email field and expand it to store a list of emails. My Datastore is SQL...

February 5th, 2009 by B.Harding 

switch to ssl automatically

In this post I’ll explain how I transparently switch from http to https This same snipit can be put on any page as is and forces certain pages to be https. The nice thing about it is that the user can not edit the url back to http on a page that has this. All I did was put it on the login page and payment page. On page load the server examines the Request.IsSecureConnection flag and redirects...

February 5th, 2009 by B.Harding