Automated Setup of a Windows Environment Using Boxstarter and PowerShell

I have numerous Windows devices that I am responsible for setting up and maintaining. I have 4 personal Windows devices including my laptop, my wife's laptop, my children's computer, and my home desktop which also serves as our family media server. I then have 2 work Windows devices that I am responsible for a desktop … Continue reading Automated Setup of a Windows Environment Using Boxstarter and PowerShell

How to Add a Private Extension Gallery in Visual Studio 2017

At the company I work for we have developed a Visual Studio extension that adds a variety of different project templates that incorporate our standards for authentication, authorization, logging, configuration, etc. We have templates for ASP.NET MVC, ASP.NET MVC with Angular, .NET Console, and others. We make that extension available through our own custom extension … Continue reading How to Add a Private Extension Gallery in Visual Studio 2017