Jonas Stawski

Everything .NET and More

GridView, HyperLinkField, and JavaScript what the #%$@!

When you always think something is going to go very smooth you know there will be something to make it rough. Of course I'm talking about code. As the title might have given it away, I'm talking about the GridView. To be more specific: a GridView wit... [More]

Put a face to that email

Well, how about that? Have you ever wondered how that person you've emailed on the other side of the world look like? Well, now you can. This new website called email2face links emails with the owner's personal photo. Check it out:

N-Tier Application Architecture

Well, I just finished my N-Tier presentation and I can say it was the best presentation of all the 3 presentations I presented so far. The content was good, exciting, and cutting edge; and the crowd was the best I had. They laughed, and participated ... [More]

Web Custom Server Controls

I just finished my presentation on Web Custom Controls at the Orlando Code Camp and it went very well. I must say I wasn't the only one teaching or the only one learning. I was taught a few things about server controls and I always appreciate this.As... [More]

SQL Server 2000 and 2005 side by side continued

The other day I discovered something really cool that I would like to share with the development community. If one of your worries of running MSSQL Server 2000 and 2005 side by side is having to work with 2 IDEs, then no worries no more. You can use ... [More]

Orlando Code Camp

Join me at the Orlando Code Camp. In contrast to the Miami Code Camp I will be giving two sessions this time: "A Guide to Developing Web Server Controls" and "Developing N-Tier Applications with C#, MSSQL 2005, and XML." The Ajax session at the Miami... [More]

SQL Sever 2000 and 2005 side by side

Last night I ran into the problem of setting up MSSQL 2000 and MSSQL 2005 side by side. After reading John Papa's blog on how to run these two products side by side I thought I would have no problem. Of course I did run into some problems. Ironically... [More]


Take a look at this presentation about Ajax, given by me at the South Florida Code Camp. Also I attached the project with all the samples. Remember this is a Visual Studio 2005 project.Take a special look at sample6.aspx. It works just like Ajax, but... [More]

When is it enough?

Did you ever feel like you never stop working? Like you live to work instead of working to live? Well, if you do or ever did I guess we have something in common now. I'm exhausted... I've been working from 8 am to 1:00 am almost everyday for the past... [More]

My First Post

So I finally get a blog... I guess this is how it feels to have a blog... Anyway, it's really late and I just wanted to start the blog. Welcome to my public diary!