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Archive for February 16th, 2016

Get a Windows 10 development environment – Windows app development

Posted by jpluimers on 2016/02/16

When you own the full stack:

virtual machine (Build 201602)

These installs contain:

  • Windows 10 Enterprise Evaluation, Version 1511
  • Visual Studio 2015 Community Update 1
  • Windows developer SDK and tools (Build 10586)
  • Windows IoT Core SDK and Raspberry Pi 2 (Build 10586.0.151029-1700)
  • Windows IoT Core project templates (Version 1.0)
  • Microsoft Azure SDK for .NET (Build 2.8.2)
  • Windows Bridge for iOS (Build
  • Windows UWP samples (Build 2.0.4)Windows Bridge for iOS samples

The VMware VM link redirects to

Also available for Hyper-V, VirtualBox, Parallels


Source: Get a Windows 10 development environment – Windows app development

Posted in .NET, .NET 4.5, C#, C# 5.0, C# 6 (Roslyn), Cloud Development, Development, Hardware Development, Raspberry Pi, Software Development, VB.NET, VB.NET 14.0, Visual Studio 2015, Visual Studio and tools, Windows Azure | Leave a Comment »

NTLM and Kerberos Authentication for a WebRequest and a WebProxy

Posted by jpluimers on 2016/02/16

This was very useful to get a WebClient with a WebProxy configured to use a proxy server that is based on NTLM authentication.

The note in the MSDN NTLM and Kerberos Authentication. documentation however was totally wrong.

String MyURI = "";
WebRequest WReq = WebRequest.Create MyURI;
WReq.Credentials = CredentialCache.DefaultCredentials;

Note NTLM authentication does not work through a proxy server.

This code works perfectly fine as the CredentialsCache.DefaultCredentials contains your NTLM or Kerberos credentials.
It even works when you have a local Fiddler http proxy as a facade in front of your NTLM proxy.

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Posted in .NET, .NET 2.0, .NET 3.0, .NET 3.5, .NET 4.0, .NET 4.5, C#, C# 2.0, C# 3.0, C# 4.0, C# 5.0, C# 6 (Roslyn), Development, Fiddler, Software Development, Web Development | Leave a Comment »

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