July 2007 Entries

ASP.NET 2.0 Deployment - Deployment Options and choosing the right one for your need
Update : February 27, 2008 Mentioned the location where the MSI File gets created in case of Websetup Deployment owing to a lot of queries on the same in the comments. Update: February 21, 2008 Posted a Video version of this article http://geekswithblogs.net/r... http://geekswithblogs.net/r... http://geekswithblogs.net/r... ......

Posted On Tuesday, July 31, 2007 11:20 PM | Comments (30)

ASP.NET 2.0 Features - Ten things you might not know about ASP.NET 2.0
While I have been writing a lot about ASP.NET AJAX and other stuff, I also wanted to keep adding my little nuggets on ASP.NET 2.0 which is one of the favourite platform for Web Development. While working with ASP.NET 2.0 and Visual Studio 2005, you may not know certain new things which are a part of it and usually go unnoticed. Atleast I missed them and after a year, completing a big application realized that it would have been great if I had used these features. So, here it is, 10 things you might ......

Posted On Monday, July 30, 2007 2:37 AM | Comments (11)

'Sys' is undefined - ASP.NET AJAX
You might receive the error 'Sys' is undefined when running ASP.NET AJAX Web pages or trying to AJAX enable your exisitng Web Applicaitons. This error occurs specifically when you try upgrading your existing ASP.NET 2.0 Applications to AJAX by using the ASP.NET AJAX controls like UpdatePanel, etc., The common cause for this error is that you havent updated the Web.Config file of the application to enable the runtime understand ASP.NET AJAX. Let me explain a little more. When you install ASP.NET AJAX ......

Posted On Sunday, July 15, 2007 11:12 PM | Comments (158)

Update Panel Internals - TechMela Session 2 - Deep Dive: ASP.NET AJAX
My second session at Tech Mela which was also the second session on the first day of Web Platform track was a Deep Dive on ASP.NET AJAX. The topic I did as Deep Dive was on Update Panel internals. Update Panel is the most popular ASP.NET AJAX Server control used widely for AJAX enabling your ASP.NET Pages. A better understanding of the same would help in using it in a better way. So, here I am providing the contents and the specifics discussed during my session. UpdatePanel is one of the important ......

Posted On Friday, July 13, 2007 1:14 AM | Comments (5)

ASP.NET AJAX Virtual Classrooms Recordings
Last month, I did a Virtual Classroom series on ASP.NET AJAX. It was a five day intense AJAX Webcast series with a lot of interaction by means of polls / questions from the attendees. The first day was an overview of different tenets of ASP.NET AJAX and the rest of the four days went into each one of the following topics in detail:- Microsoft AJAX Library ASP.NET AJAX Extensions AJAX Extenders AJAX Control Toolkit I thank all of those who took their time out and attended the same and I hope you found ......

Posted On Thursday, July 12, 2007 1:56 AM | Comments (2)