Build rich web sites with the latest version of ASP.NET
ASP.NET is the part of the .NET Framework that enables you to build rich, dynamic web sites. The latest version ASP.NET 4 boasts numerous improvements to the previous iteration, including Web Forms enhancements and jQuery support. This step–by–step book walks you through building rich web sites with ASP.NET 4 and is packed with in–depth examples in both C# and VB. With hands–on exercises that take you right into the action, you′ll learn how to build web sites firsthand while you get a good look at what goes on behind the scenes when you view an ASP.NET 4 page in your browser.
Beginning ASP.NET 4:
- Demonstrates how to build ASP.NET 4 web pages
- Explains adding features with pre–built server controls
- Reviews working with the development tools to create ASP.NET web sites
- Shares techniques for creating consistent–looking web sites
- Teaches you how to implement jQuery and AJAX techniques in your web sites
- Shows you how to work with databases and the Microsoft® ADO.NET Entity Framework
- Addresses securing and personalizing your site
- Investigates exception handling, debugging, and tracing pages
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Getting Chapter 1: Started with AS P.NET 4 1
Chapter 2: Building an AS P.NET Web Site 33
Chapter 3: Designing Your Web Pages 65
Chapter 4: Working with AS P.NET Server Controls 105
Chapter 5: Programming Your AS P.NET Web Pages 139
Chapter 6: Creating Consistent Looking Web Sites 197
Chapter 7: Navigation 239
Chapter 8: User Controls 271
Chapter 9: Validating User Input 297
Chapter 10: AS P.NET AJAX 331
Chapter 11: jQuery 367
Chapter 12: Introducing Databases 403
Chapter 13: Displaying and Updating Data 433
Chapter 14: LIN Q and the ADO .NET Entity Framework 477
Chapter 15: Working with Data Advanced Topics 529
Chapter 16: Security in Your AS P.NET 4 Web Site 579
Chapter 17: Personalizing Web Sites 619
Chapter 18: Exception Handling, Debugging, and Tracing 655
Chapter 19: Deploying Your Web Site 697
Appendix A: Exercise Answers 731
Appendix B: Configuring SQL Server 2008 757
Imar Spaanjaars is a Microsoft ASP.NET MVP and runs his own company called De Vier Koeden in the Netherlands, specializing in Internet and intranet pplications built with Microsoft technologies like ASP.NET 4. He is the author or coauthor of several books, including ASP.NET 2.0 Instant Results and Beginning ASP.NET 3.5 in C# and VB, and is one of the top contributors to the Wrox Community Forum at p2p.wrox.com.