C# Web API Sending Body Data in HTTP Post REST Client

I need to send this HTTP Post Request: ``` POST https://webapi.com/baseurl/login Content-Type: application/json {"Password":"password", "AppVersion":"1", "AppComments":"", "UserName":"username"...

Accessing Async Property in Razor page

I am trying to bring up a simple .NET Core 2.0 Web Application with Razor pages. The page is connected to an equally simple Core 2.0 Web API. I have a simple class: ``` public class About : PageMode...

How should I get the length of an IEnumerable?

I was writing some code, and went to get the length of an IEnumerable. When I wrote `myEnumerable.Count()`, to my surprise, it did not compile. After reading [Difference between IEnumerable Count() ...

LINQ is Generating Extra IS NULL Condition in SQL Statement

I'm writing some LINQ to fetch records based on an email, however, the generated SQL contains an additional `IS NULL` condition which doesn't need to be there because I am checking the parameter value...

Explicitly defining flag combinations in an enum

I was thinking of implementing an enum that defines the state of a game object, and I wanted to know if I could directly use flags within the enum's definition, instead of defining the object's state ...

20 May at 21:12

EF core not creating tables on migrate method

Hey I just started using EF core and everything works fine. I call the the `context.Database.Migrate()` method and it creates a database. But even though my context object has a `DBSet<T>`, it doesn't...

How to use meshes with more than 64k vertices in Unity 2018.1

I've heard that Unity supports 32-bit index buffer now. But when I try Unity 2018.1 I can't make it work. I built meshes in code like this: ``` int nVertices = nx * ny; Vector3[] vertices = new ...

20 May at 15:9

How to use Roles in ASP.NET Core 2.1?

I've created a test project using: ``` dotnet new razor --auth Individual --output Test ``` This creates a Startup.cs that contains: ``` public void ConfigureServices(IServiceCollection services) ...

Cannot convert implicitly a type 'System.Linq.IQueryable' into 'Microsoft.EntityFrameworkCore.Query.IIncludableQueryable'

When I am developing my ASP.Net App, the following error was displayed. > Error CS0266 Cannot convert implicitly a type 'System.Linq.IQueryable' into 'Microsoft.EntityFrameworkCore.Query.IIncludabl...

12 May at 12:21

ServiceStack Plugin How to add MimeType for new file suffix, and allow the file suffix to be served?

I would like to add the file suffix ".wasm" to the AllowFileExtensions property of the AppHost, and I'd like to associate the MimeType "application/wasm" to that file suffix, so that a Windows service...

18 May at 22:3

SignalR dotnet core authentication

I am using [Microsoft.AspNetCore.SignalR](https://www.nuget.org/packages/Microsoft.AspNetCore.SignalR) nuget package with [Bazinga.AspNetCore.Authentication.Basic](https://www.nuget.org/packages/Bazin...

18 May at 14:39

Windows 10 Pro -version 1803 bluetooth Profiles Access

We are looking to access and use Bluetooth profiles in our WPF application using C# in Visual Studio 2017. Issue details: Platform: Windows 10 Pro - version 1803. Issue brief: We are trying to acce...

18 May at 13:16

servicestack plugin to a Windows Service that will serve static files?

I've ServiceStack (V5.1.0) as a Windows Service, serving REST APIs, no problems. I would like to create a plugin that will serve static files from a specific physical directory, for any routes that st...

18 May at 03:8

How to execute SqlQuery with Entity Framework Core 2.1?

In Entity Framework 6, I can execute a raw SQL query on the database using the following command: ``` IEnumerable<string> Contact.Database.SqlQuery<string>("SELECT a.title FROM a JOIN b ON b.Id = a.a...

Suppress a warning for all projects in Visual Studio

I've seen answers showing how to suppress a warning for a specific line of code or for a specific project. I don't want that. I want to suppress a specific warning for of my projects. (If it matter...

Setting UIaccess altering behavior of ShowDialog

I have a login prompt as part of a WPF application - when the user enters an incorrect password, a new modal dialog window appears informing them that their password is incorrect. This modal dialog is...

30 Sep at 15:19

Performance Metrics/Diagnostics of .NET Tasks

Is there a way to get data out from .NET about the number of (C# 5 or newer, so post-async/await) Tasks pending execution, and similar metrics, for use in diagnosing issues happening to production ser...

17 May at 18:28

Injecting Simple Injector components into IHostedService with ASP.NET Core 2.0

In ASP.NET Core 2.0, there is a way to add background tasks by implementing the `IHostedService` interface (see [https://learn.microsoft.com/en-us/aspnet/core/fundamentals/hosted-services?view=aspnetc...

How to optimize WCF CreateFactory in System.ServiceModel.ChannelFactory?

My current implementation is utilizing the ClientBase class to create a channel for WCF calls made to a third party API. This third party API requires a X509Certificate2 certificate as well as ClientC...

Autofac - SingleInstance HttpClient

Have read in various places that HttpClient should be reused rather than a new instance every time. [https://aspnetmonsters.com/2016/08/2016-08-27-httpclientwrong/](https://aspnetmonsters.com/2016/08...

17 May at 14:49

Hyperlinks without underline in RichTextBox on Windows 10 1803

I'm displaying RTF document in `RichTextBox` ("upgraded" to `RichEdit50W`). Keywords in the document are linked to a webpage using a syntax: ``` {\field{\*\fldinst{HYPERLINK ""https://www.example.com...

17 May at 13:17

Why does an implicit conversion operator from <T> to <U> accept <T?>?

This is a weird behaviour that I cannot make sense of. In my example I have a class `Sample<T>` and an implicit conversion operator from `T` to `Sample<T>`. ``` private class Sample<T> { public r...

ServiceStack Razor not finding right view

I have a [ServiceStack](http://www.servicestack.net) site that uses [ServiceStack.Razor](http://razor.servicestack.net) without issue. I upgraded from 4.0.50 to 5.1.0 - with no other substantive chan...

16 May at 20:5

1-length string comparison gives different result than character comparison... why?

I am quite new in C# and I found something unexpected in string comparison which I don't really understand. Can someone please explain me why the comparison between characters gave the opposite resu...

16 May at 16:54

How to create a table corresponding to enum in EF Core Code First?

How would one turn the enums used in an EF Core database context into lookup tables and add the relevant foreign keys? --- - [EF5 Code First Enums and Lookup Tables](https://stackoverflow.com/q/1...

16 May at 15:59