The following is a collection of the things I’m usually asked, things that I usually encounter and clarify in forums and some other little known facts. So, I thought I’d post it here and just update it from time to time. 1. Provisioning Before a member database can participate in synchronization, the Data Sync Service […]


We’re happy to release the Second Preview of our free ebook Programming Windows 8 Apps with HTML, CSS, and JavaScript , by Kraig Brockschmidt , today. Here’s a description of the ebook from Kraig: Kraig here. Hello again! Now that the RTM build of Windows 8 is out and available to developers, along with upgraded […]


I’m happy to share that my MVP  award has been renewed for another year. This is my 2nd year into the program and it’s a great experience. I look forward to my next MVP Summit. Big thanks to my MVP Lead Rose Stamell and the MVP Program, to Mahesh Dudgikar from Microsoft who got me […]


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KB article number Description 2703853 FIX: "System.OverflowException: Value was either too large or too small" error message when you perform data synchronization by using Sync Framework 2.1 2535671 FIX: ChangesApplied event incorrectly occurs before a change that is in a retry queue is applied to a database in a Sync Framework 2.1-based application Fixes an […]