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Nov. '13 Issue:

  • Celebrating 30 Years
  • Get the Latest Free Ebooks
  • News & Commentary
  • Free Book Samplers
  • Exploring Your Technology Opportunities

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Windows Runtime via C# Windows Runtime via C#


Windows 8.1 Inside Out Windows 8.1 Inside Out


Introducing Windows Azure for IT Professionals Introducing Windows Azure for IT Professionals


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Introducing Windows Server 2012 R2 Introducing Windows Server 2012 R2


Microsoft System Center: Configuration Manager Field Experience Microsoft System Center: Configuration Manager Field Experience


Windows 8.1 Administration Pocket Consultant: Essentials Configuration Windows 8.1 Administration Pocket Consultant: Essentials & Configuration


Windows 8.1 Step by Step Windows 8.1 Step by Step


Microsoft Exchange Server 2013 Inside Out: Connectivity, Clients, and UM Microsoft Exchange Server 2013 Inside Out: Connectivity, Clients, and UM


Unified Messaging: EXCERPT from Microsoft Exchange Server 2013 Inside Out Unified Messaging: EXCERPT from Microsoft Exchange Server 2013 Inside Out


Microsoft Exchange Server 2013 Pocket Consultant: Databases, Services,  Management Microsoft Exchange Server 2013 Pocket Consultant: Databases, Services, & Management


MOS 2013 Study Guide for Microsoft Outlook MOS 2013 Study Guide for Microsoft Outlook


Creating Research and Scientific Documents Using Microsoft Word Creating Research and Scientific Documents Using Microsoft Word


Microsoft Office 365 Administration Inside Out Microsoft Office 365 Administration Inside Out


Introducing Windows 8.1 For IT Professionals Introducing Windows 8.1 For IT Professionals


Introducing Windows Server 2012 R2 Preview Release Introducing Windows Server 2012 R2 Preview Release


MOS 2013 Study Guide for Microsoft PowerPoint MOS 2013 Study Guide for Microsoft PowerPoint


MOS 2013 Study Guide for Microsoft Word Expert MOS 2013 Study Guide for Microsoft Word Expert


Exam Ref 70-485: Advanced Windows Store App Development Using C# Exam Ref 70-485: Advanced Windows Store App Development Using C#


Microsoft Excel 2013: Data Analysis and Business Modeling Microsoft Excel 2013: Data Analysis and Business Modeling



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Celebrating 30 Years of Microsoft Press

Cake We will be celebrating our 30 years throughout the next 12 months with videos from authors, blog posts from authors and former editors, as well as posts that revisit great books from Microsoft Press throughout the years. We hope you'll enjoy celebrating with us and sharing your stories with us about what Microsoft Press books have done for you.



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News & Commentary

From the MVPs: New in Visual Studio 2013 — Windows Azure Mobile Services Integration
Nov. 11, 2013. Posted by Client Development MVP John Garland

John Garland This is the 33rd in our series of guest posts by Microsoft Most Valued Professionals (MVPs).

Windows Azure Mobile Services (aka Mobile Services) is a Windows Azure offering aimed at providing client apps with turnkey access to services that address many of the typical backend needs encountered by… Read More >

Previous posts by Microsoft Most Valued Professionals:

Free Online Training Opportunities – Jump Start Courses
Nov. 6, 2013.

Jump Start Courses November is a busy month for Microsoft Virtual Academy (MVA), with lots of free online training opportunities for you. Check out the live Jump Start courses coming up:

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Windows Dev Center: New HTML and XAML controls in Windows 8.1
Nov. 5, 2013. Posted by Kristi Rasmussen - Windows Developer Content Team

Windows Developer Content As you likely know, we released Windows 8.1 for general availability last month, and I want to tell you about some exciting new features for developers. Over the course of a few posts, I'll dive in a little deeper from what was started here about the great things developers can do in Windows 8.1 with new and updated controls in HTML and XAML, how to craft your first Windows Store app, new ways to build a cool UI for your app, and more.  Read More >


Exchange Server 2013 Pocket Consultant-Configuration & Clients
Oct. 30, 2013. Posted by William Stanek

Exchange Server 2013 Pocket Consultant I'm blogging today to introduce you to Exchange Server 2013 Pocket Consultant: Configuration & Clients, my 378-page guide to Microsoft Exchange Server 2013.

For this book, I decided to do something radically different than I've done in the past. I decided to laser focus the book on core configuration tasks and this allowed me to do something I've never been able to do before. Read More >




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