Google Developers

QPX Express API with C# 3

QPX Express is a new, simplified airfare search API that offers basic shopping capabilities. It allows easy access to air travel search via a single, standardized API. The QPX Express self-service, pay-as-you-go model provides business flexibility and offers new opportunities for innovation.   Prerequisites Create public API key credentials on […]

Google Contacts

Google Contacts with C#

Since Google took down the client login servers a lot of users have been forced to switch to OAuth2. For those of us using the current Google .net client library that is not an issue. However anyone still accessing the old gdata APIs who uses the Gdata client libray using […]

Google APIs

Google Url Shortener with C# 1

URL shortening is a technique on the World Wide Web in which a Uniform Resource Locator (URL) may be made substantially shorter in length and still direct to the required page. This is achieved by using a redirect on a domain name that is short, which links to the web […]

WPF center message box on window

Do you have a messagebox in a WPF application? Are you having a problem with the centering of the the messagebox in .net? I was as well. For some reason when ever i called a messagebox it would center the messagebox on what ever screen my mouse was on. Centering […]

Google OAuth Large

Google APIs Auth Simple

Are you trying to access one or more of the Google APIs?  Are you unable for some reason to use Googles official .net client library?   I have a possible solution for you.  In this tutorial i am going to share with you a class i called Google Auths simple. […]

wix toolkit

Wix installer for custom SSIS tasks

I have been making custom SSIS tasks for 3 years now. One of the main issues with them is that the files have to be installed in the correct locations.  Datareaders have to be installed in PipelineComponents directory under the SQL server installation and Connection managers need to be installed in the Connections […]

Google Developers

Google .net – FileDatastore demystified

The Google .net client library comes with FileDataStore as a default datastore. File data store (FileDataStore.cs) that implements IDataStore. This store creates a different file for each combination of type and key. This file data store stores a JSON format of the specified object. I have had a number of […]

WebMaster Tools

WebMaster Tools API with C# 2

Yesterday I was mentioned in a tweet by Paul Sandars. @LindaLawtonDK Do you plan to do one of your fab tutorials on the new Search Analytics API for Webmasters? I’m stuck! fab tutorials really?   I do get emails now and then and the site generates a handful of […]

google drive

Google Drive API Link to file

A reader (Andreas) recently posted a comment on the Google Drive API Upload with C# tutorial.   It was a very good question so I thought we would take a quick look at it. Andreas comment was : I really like the example. But after upload I want to share the link […]

Poll of the week

Poll of the week: Client Id security

November 5, 2014 Google made some changes to its terms of use Changes to the Google APIs Terms of Service in it they state that. Asking developers to make reasonable efforts to keep their private keys private and not embed them in open source projects. I thought we would have […]