Category: C# Blogs

How to add double quotes to a string

Benjamin Perkins C#

I needed to save an XML formatted file as a string which required double quotes around the attributes. The below code shows how to add double quotes to a string. string data      = “<customer name=\”Ben Perkins\” class=\”Customer\”>        <property name=\”Id\” /><property name=\”Address\” />        <property name=\”Occupation\” />        <property name=\”Remark\” /></ customer >”; Notice […]

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How to sort by month in SQL Server

Benjamin Perkins C#

This is a older blog which I am migrating, you can see how the older website looked like here. You can see on the Blog.Archive() navigation bar on the right of this page that I present the Year, Month and number of blogs which I have written each month. Everything worked fine from October 2010 […]

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Add a Masked Textbox control to a WPF program

Benjamin Perkins C#

I found some very creative and technically challenging examples for adding a masked textbox control to a WPF program. Most of them required the creation of a new class inherited from the base System.Windows.Controls.TextBox class. This is a valid option, however, I have implemented a different approach. I discovered the System.Windows.Forms.Integration.WindowsFormsHost class which is specifically […]

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