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Working with NuGet Package Manager

NuGet is a visual studio extension which makes it easy to install and update open source libraries in visual studio. One can simply search for the library which needs to be added to the solution. The rest of the work

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Using NHibernate in ASP .NET

Introduction We often need to create a Data Access Layer (DAL), which takes our business objects and performs CRUD (Create, Read, Update and Delete) in physical data store. If you have ever created the DAL you will come to know

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Introduction In this article we will see how we can make use of jQuery library to make AJAX calls in ASP .NET with the help of HTTPHANDLERS. Also, the use of JSON (Javascript Object Notation) which is a format describing

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Web Custom Controls

Introduction This article describes the use of custom web controls in ASP .NET. Sometimes, when the requirement becomes complex and it’s difficult to build them using the available standard ASP .NET server controls. We can create a web custom control

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Filter, Sort and Joins with LINQ

Language Integrated Query (LINQ) is a new component of .NET framework 3.5. It’s main function is to add data querying capabilities to .NET framework using syntax similar to SQL. LINQ integrates the query syntax within .NET programming which makes it possible to

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PDF file Generation using XSLFO and FOP in .NET

Introduction This article describes how to create a PDF document using XSLFO and Apache FOP. In the example I will be exporting datatable to pdf, which we need frequently. While developing a .NET based applications, we often come to a

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XML Content formatting with CSS

As we all are aware of the power of XML technology. Even though the XML language doesn’t inherently include any mechanism for defining how a document looks, CSS (Cascading Style Sheets) makes it possible to add a view to XML

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