Azure AD B2C … Almost

I have been using Auth0 now for a couple of years, but for a new project, I wanted to try leveraging Azure AD B2C.  At first things went smoothly, as long as I stayed on the “happy path” I was able to do what I wanted to do. As soon as I started to stray…

Azure Application Insights Funnels

As defined by Microsoft: Understanding the customer experience is of the utmost importance to your business. If your application involves multiple stages, you need to know if most customers are progressing through the entire process, or if they are ending the process at some point. The progression through a series of steps in a web…

Passing Scope to Azure AD B2C

I have been playing a lot lately with Azure AD B2C, trying to look at replacing Auth0 with Azure AD B2C. Auth0 is definitely the easier of the two to implement, for now. Anyway, I have been using Postman to authenticate to Azure AD B2C when I began struggling with how to pass multiple scopes. …

Update Application Settings for an Azure App Service

With our migration to VSTS I ran into an issue where I wanted to update Application Settings for an Azure App Service. Figure 1 – Application Settings for Azure App Service At first I thought I could just modify the Variables in my Release Build Definition. Figure 2 – Release Build Definition Unfortunately that did…

Debugging .NET Core API on Android Device

Hopefully this will save someone else a headache or two or three when it comes to getting a .NET Core API to play nice with an Android Emulator. Environment Setup Windows 10Visual Studio 2017.NET Core API is using IIS ExpressSwagger InstalledAndroid Emulator/Android Device connected to computer Android Emulator Setup Each instance of the Android emulator…