Customising Bootstrap in ASP .NET Core 2.2 Web Application Projects

The default Web Application template for .NET Core 2.2 in Visual Studio 2017 contains a default implementation of Bootstrap in the “wwwroot/lib” folder, which is fine if you are not concerned about your application/site being styled like every other Bootstrap site or including sizeable css and js files regardless of whether you are using all […]

OpenCover and ReportGenerator Unit Test Coverage in Visual Studio 2013 and 2015

The usual choices for getting code coverage metrics in Visual Studio is to buy the Enterprise version of Visual Studio or buy the dotCover third party tool, both of which are costly, especially if you are developing small applications yourself and want to check the coverage of your unit tests. There is a free NuGet […]

Generic wrapper for calling ASP.NET WEB API REST service using HttpClient with optional HMAC authentication

Wanting to implement my business rules in a separate tier running on a different server than the presentation tier I decided that I wanted the business tier to expose its functionality via REST methods using the web api. I then wanted a standard reusable generic way of calling the different controllers so I started on […]