Dan Schnau dot com


  1. Intermittent SSL errors pushing and pulling code
  2. The Magic P Words
  3. I Got an Invitiation to The AI-Powered Microsoft Designer. It's Rad.
  4. .NET 8 Preview 3: Simplified Output Path format for Builds
  5. Identity Protocol improvements in ASP.NET Core 8
  6. Authentication vs Authorization
  7. I asked ChatGPT to write 500 words about the software industry.
  8. Rules for Overcoming Worry
  9. Good Software Engineers are Business Analysts Too
  10. ChatGPT Is at the Peak of the Hype Cycle


  1. Yes, let's deploy to production.
  2. Find your Application Insights node from the Instrumentation Key with Azure CLI
  3. You'll Never Do Agile Right
  4. INVEST in Good User Stories


  1. I Went to a Mental Health Hospital
  2. Two Rules of Thumb for Day-Job Programming
  3. npm errors with node-sass, node-sass deprecated, drop-in replacement available
  4. Truthiness and Falsiness in JavaScript
  5. Suicidal Ideation
  6. The Relationship Between Docker and Kubernetes
  7. How To Reference and Focus a DOM Element from Blazor Component Code-Behind
  8. How To Move Blazor Component Code into a Code Behind
  9. 10 Years as an Impostor


  1. I set up a Pi-Hole because of the Pandemic
  2. Discovering nuget.exe Versions with tools.json
  3. Implementing Single-User Administrator Authorization with Azure AD in ASP.Net Core 3.1
  4. Running NUnit 2 Tests in Visual Studio 2019


  1. Promise.all()
  2. An Atom feed on DanSchnau dot com
  3. How to Change which Identity Visual Studio uses to Authenticate with Azure
  4. Working Remote is Awesome
  5. Google shouldn't Be A Verb
  6. LocalStorage, The unary operator and strict equality in JavaScript
  7. gotcha: Compiler error CS0656 when using Dynamics in a .NET Standard project
  8. Four Pillars Of Object Oriented Programming
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I'm Dan Schnau. This is my homepage. I'm a programmer living in the midwest. I got a degree in software engineering in 2010 and I've been working in the industry since 2011. I focus on .NET and web technologies.