Category Archives: Team Blog

CodeSmith 2011 User Group Tour

The CodeSmith Tools are hitting the road (and even the skies) to talk about .NET technology all around the US!Want us to speak at your local user group? Just drop me a line! We will post again each month with updates and additional details, so stay tuned! Dates Oklahoma April 4th (Monday) – Oklahoma City …Read More

PLINQO for NHibernate?

As my Uncle Ben once said, "with great insomnia comes great responsibility." Or maybe that was Spiderman, I don’t remember. All I know is that I couldn’t go to sleep last night, and when I came to this morning there was a proof of concept PLINQO for NHibernate architecture on my screen. I am not …Read More

How to Learn ExtJS

Ever since CodeSmith Insight was featured on the Sencha Product Spotlight I have been getting a lot of questions about ExtJS. Specifically how to start learning it, and what tools we recommend using. Well rather than respond to these inquiries one email at a time, I thought it might be a good idea to throw …Read More

CodeSmith Tools’ Open Source Components

Sometimes I think that people don’t realize how much code CodeSmith Tools has open sourced over the years. Sure some of these projects are CodeSmith specific (such as our many schema providers), but many of them are not dependent on us at all. General Open Source Components CodeSmith.Data This is library. Included with the PLINQO …Read More

Extending the CodeSmith Generator PLINQO templates

The following guide will walk you through the basics on how-to extend the CodeSmith Generator PLINQO Templates to fit your custom development needs. In this example we will create a new Webpage for each entity that we generate. This page will contain a LinqDataSource control and an ASP.NET GridView control that will display data from …Read More