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Microsoft® ASP.NET and AJAX: Architecting Web Applications (Developer Reference)
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Perspectives on ASP.NET AJAX
Microsoft ASP.NET AJAX (formerly referred to as "Atlas") adds many new capabilities to ASP.NET 2.0, all of which are geared towards making it easy to add AJAX-based functionality to your Web sites. In this month's column, I examine ASP.NET AJAX, looking closely at some of its key features..
AJAX Test Automation
The UpdatePanel opened: what happens behind the scenes?
In this article I'll walk through what happens in the browser when an UpdatePanel updates. You'll see what events are fired, what intervention points there are where you can intercept the action, and generally get a feel for the sequence of events. The UpdatePanel is one of the coolest features of Microsoft's ASP.NET AJAX. It magically lets you enhance your web sites with AJAX goodness, with very little cost to you as a developer. If you are like me though, you'll be feeling just a little bit uncomfortable simply dragging the UpdatePanel onto your web form, and then letting it do its stuff. We want to understand what it is doing on our behalf.
19 Dec 2006, 13:53:03 Source: The UpdatePanel opened: what happens behind the scenes? Tags: Ajax
Introduction to the PopupControl Extender
The PopupControl extender is a way to render a server control popup to the user, so that the user can perform some action (say click on a textbox), the user selects a value in a control that dynamically appears, and that value is posted back to the originating server control. As an example, this can be a calendar control that pops up for the user, which when selecting a value, the value is posted back to a textbox and the date is entered.
An article describing how to write a Hello World program using Atlas.
How To Implement a NavigationPanel Using AJAX
This article is going to demonstrate how to implement web applications based on Ajax and ClientScriptCallBack as it presents a simple example. Also, the article is trying to point at the key futures of working with Ajax
Introduction to the ATLAS FilteredTextBox Extender
The new AJAX.NET Extensions and the AJAX Control Toolkit provide powerful additions to the ASP.NET developer. By providing client-side capabilities all controlled within these "extenders," you have the means to provide more powerful input into how the application interacts, giving your application a richer UI. In this article, we'll be looking at the FilteredTextBox extender to see how this works.
17 Nov 2006, 19:12:07 Source: Introduction to the ATLAS FilteredTextBox Extender Tags: Ajax
Combining External Data Sources with a MS SQL Server Database to Create Google Maps Using AJAX and ASP.NET
To dynamically generate a Google Map with combined data sources from an external web service or API and from an internal MS SQL database, using AJAX and the ASP.NET environment.
17 Nov 2006, 10:21:00 Source: Combining External Data Sources with a MS SQL Server... Tags: ASP.NET Ajax
Master AJAX Pop-Ups Using the HoverMenuExtender Control
AJAX has made layering contextual information into a Web interface completely elegant and unobtrusive. If you build Web apps, this is one trick you definitely want in your hat. Find out how to exploit the HoverMenuExtender in the ASP.NET AJAX Control.
9 Nov 2006, 15:27:52 Source: Master AJAX Pop-Ups Using the HoverMenuExtender Control Tags: Ajax
Building an AJAX based chat room in ASP.NET
Build an HTTP based chat room without the need for a Java Applet or an ActiveX control