Cannot use PUT and DELETE on IIS7

If you simply use the Visual Studio provided project to create a WCF RESTful service host, you won’t be able to use PUT and DELETE. There are tons of information out there stating various reasons. You can always just Google. But it took me a long time to juggle thru and find the exact fix … Continued

nopCommerce Gift Card

[Disclaimer: this writing is based on nopCommerce 1.90] nopCommerce by default supports gift card (both physical and virtual), where you can specify a product variant to be a gift card, and hence allow the gift card to be purchased. This approach is intuitive and doesn’t create a separate purchasing mechanism in the code, which is … Continued

Consume RESTful Web Services in C#

The acronym REST stands for Representational State Transfer, this basically means that each unique URL is a representation of some object. It embraces a stateless client-server architecture in which the web services are viewed as resources and can be identified by their URLs. It

WCF 403 Forbidden Exception

WCF (Windows Communication Foundation) comes with .NET 2.0, and with JSON serialization format with .NET 3.5. The most important DLL is ServiceModel. The thing is, when installing the .NET framework, it doesn