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Kunal Chowdhury
Works at Cognizant Technology Solutions India Pvt. Ltd
Attended Sunbeam Institute of Information Technology - Pune
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#VisualStudio 2015 Tips - http://j.mp/1QeOffQ - How to switch between full screen IDE mode?
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Blogged: http://j.mp/1Q7jJdU How to delete an entire Registry sub key tree using C#?
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How to get the Process Description of an external process using C#? http://j.mp/1LbdhLE

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Microsoft started pushing #Windows10 as Recommended Update http://j.mp/1TAaItm
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#UWP Tips: Building a Toast Notification with buttons (Part 2) http://j.mp/1nHuTK5
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Configuration update rolling out to ‪#‎Windows‬ 10 Mobile Insiders - http://buff.ly/1m4l7zR - Prepare for Redstone
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#VisualStudio 2015 Tips - How to enable/disable the Quick Launch? http://j.mp/1Q9WwYC

If you are working in Visual Studio 2015 IDE, you might have noticed the “Quick Launch” search bar, which allows you to quickly navigate to common menus and settings. This is a handy tool that you will need while searching for some options or feature within the popular IDE. Today this post will cover how to enable/disable this “Quick Launch” bar.
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Get additional 2GB free #GoogleDrive storage by just completing the Security Checkup of your #Google account.
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A collection of #Windows10 Keyboard Shortcuts http://j.mp/1X0pERs you might want to explore.

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Tomorrow (31st Jan) is the last day to claim #OneDrive's free 15 GB storage & camera roll bonus http://j.mp/20dL4ju Hurry!!! Claim it now!
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How to compute the Hash value of a file using #CSharp?
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Microsoft MVP (Windows Platform Development) | Microsoft India Rockstar | Telerik Developer Expert | Blogger | Speaker | Software Engineer
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Kunal Chowdhury is a Microsoft MVP (Windows Platform Development), a Telerik MVP, a Codeproject MVP & Mentor, Speaker in various Microsoft events, Author, passionate Blogger and a Software Engineer by profession. He is also a Nokia Developer Champion for his contribution towards Windows Phone and Nokia Lumia.

He is currently working as a Senior Associate (Lead) in an MNC located in Kolkata, India. He has a very good skill over XAML, C#, Silverlight, Windows Phone, WPF, Blend.

He posts his findings in his technical blog: http://www.kunal-chowdhury.com. He is a Platinum Author of CodeProject. He also wrote many articles for SilverlightShow portal. Many of his articles were highlighted as "Article of the Day" in Microsoft sites. Many community portal awarded him for his technical exposures and contribution towards online/offline activities.

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Senior Associate (Insurance) | Microsoft MVP | Microsoft India Rockstar | Nokia Developer Champion | Telerik Developer Expert | Blogger | Speaker
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Silverlight, Windows, Windows Phone, Windows Store, XAML, C#, .NET, Visual Studio, Expression Blend
Employment
  • Cognizant Technology Solutions India Pvt. Ltd
    Senior Associate (Offshore Lead), 2014 - present
  • Tariras Software Solution
    Technical Team Lead, 2012 - 2014
  • Varian Medical System India Software Pvt. Ltd.
    Software Engineer Level 2, 2010 - 2012
  • Logitech Engineering & Design (India) Pvt. Ltd.
    Software Developer, 2009 - 2010
  • SpadeWorx Software Services
    Software Engineer, 2007 - 2009
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#VisualStudio 2015 Tips - How to switch between fullscreen IDE mode?
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It happens many time (during coding or code review process), when we need a bigger space in our favo...

How to delete an entire Registry sub key tree using C#?
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Registry is the heart of Windows Operating System and all/most of the apps and games associates vari...

How to get the Process Description of an external process using C#?
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Sometime we need to find out details of running process which is external to your current process, m...

Microsoft started pushing #Windows10 as Recommended Update
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Microsoft now stepped one step forward to push Windows 10 to a major set of devices who are still u...

#UWP Tips: Building a Toast Notification with buttons (Part 2)
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I hope you read my previous post on “ Building a Toast Notification with text for apps targeting Uni...

Configuration update rolling out to #Windows 10 Mobile Insiders
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Microsoft started rolling out a configuration update to Windows 10 Mobile users who are in fast rin...

How to compute the Hash value of a file using #CSharp?
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When downloading from a remote location, many time we need to know whether the file downloaded prope...

Like Clippy? Get assistance in #VisualStudio using #ReSharper plugin
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The complete list of #VisualStudio keyboard shortcuts
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#UWP Tips: How to create Hosted Web Apps for #Windows 10?
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How to copy selected text from SMS message in #Windows 10 mobile?
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How to get the Device Information in #UWP apps?
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How to get the Battery Information in #UWP apps?
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How many times we are in such a condition when our battery is going to die and we have to do some im...

How to turn ON/OFF the Frame Rate Counter in #UWP apps?
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How to apply custom color in #UWP apps Title Bar?
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Interview Question: What is the difference between “using directives” an...
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How to retrieve file size from a remote URL (using #CSharp)
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Many time we need to programmatically retrieve the size of a file before downloading it from a web l...

#Windows10 November Update: #Windows Defender context scan
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Retain your existing free #OneDrive space before #Microsoft downgrades i...
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Recently #Outlook starts into Safe Mode: A quick fix to bring it back
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