Getting started: Azure DevOps CI/CD Pipeline for ASP.Net core – Part 1

Introduction Let's get straight to the topic. Earlier days when we were developed a web application we need to execute a few steps before we get that into the production. No matter how big or small the fix or the feature or the application, it needs the same process to follow such as testing, building, … Continue reading Getting started: Azure DevOps CI/CD Pipeline for ASP.Net core – Part 1

Cannot start your application. The workgroup information file is missing or opened exclusively by another user – Exception when connecting to AccessDb

Recently I tried to connect to a Microsoft Access Database through an ASP.NET web application. But the Access database which I tried to connect was password protected. Therefore I used below connection string to connect to it. private const string connString = @"Provider=Microsoft.ACE.OLEDB.12.0;Data Source=\\sg1dp0041fas\RAP\Appendix\DB\Resource Allocation1.4.accdb;Password=databasePassword"; But then the application threw an exception as below, Cannot … Continue reading Cannot start your application. The workgroup information file is missing or opened exclusively by another user – Exception when connecting to AccessDb

SSL Certificate Not Found in IIS due to missing private key that corresponds to the certificate

  Background The SSL certificate I have created for my intranet web site is not showing inside my IIS. But I can see it in the certificate snapshot where you can see all the certificate of your local computer by typing mmc command in run dialog. What is the cause? Then I realize the Private Key … Continue reading SSL Certificate Not Found in IIS due to missing private key that corresponds to the certificate