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General ASP.NET

Getting Started

If you have a general ASP.NET question on a topic that's not covered by one of the other more specific forums - ask it here.

Latest: 1 hour, 19 minutes ago

Re: Linq to xml query by yij sun

Web Forms

Server controls, events, validation, master pages, themes, web parts, personalization, etc.

Web Forms Data Controls

Data-bound controls such as the GridView, DataGrid, DataList, FormView, DetailsView, Repeater, and Microsoft Chart

Latest: 10 hours, 35 minutes ago

Re: DataList and tif image by dlchase


Discussions regarding ASP.NET Model-View-Controller (MVC)

Latest: 3 minutes ago

Re: Error by Jerry Cai


Discussions regarding ASP.NET Core and its new features, such as Razor Pages and Tag Helpers

ASP.NET AJAX + Ajax Control Toolkit (ACT)

ASP.NET Ajax and the Ajax Control Toolkit including the Accordion, Calendar, Modal Popup, and more

jQuery for the ASP.NET Developer

Discuss how you can use jQuery with your ASP.NET applications

HTML, CSS and JavaScript

The place for client-side programming discussions, including CSS, DHTML, Javascript, etc.

Visual Studio and Visual Web Developer Express

Discussions on using VS, VS Code, and VWD Express for ASP.NET development. Questions for all versions are welcome here.

Data Scaffolding using ASP.NET Dynamic Data

Discussions regarding the Dynamic Data scaffolding framework in ASP.NET


All about ASP.NET security (authentication, authorization, membership, roles, etc.), Identity, and the Login controls.

State Management

Managing ASP.NET state - ViewState, Application, Session, etc.

Azure and ASP.NET

Discussion on deploying ASP.NET applications to Microsoft Azure and using Microsoft Azure features in ASP.NET applications.

Configuration and Deployment

Configuring and deploying ASP.NET applications - web.config, \bin, etc.

Installation and Setup

Get ASP.NET installed and running on your system.

Security Vulnerability

Discussions regarding ASP.NET security issues


Discussions on building and consuming HTTP services using ASP.NET Web API.

Latest: 19 hours, 12 minutes ago

Re: CORS Issue by mgebhard

Single Page Application

Discussions on ASP.NET Single Page Application

Latest: Jan 16, 2021 09:58 AM

Download Doc file from angular by Sanjok


Using the SignalR async library for .NET to build real-time, multi-user interactive web applications

Latest: 12 hours, 2 minutes ago

Real-Time data from SQL in .Net 5 by carthorse

Data Access

ADO.NET, Entity Framework, LINQ to SQL, NHibernate

Using ADO.NET, Entity Framework, LINQ to SQL, NHibernate, and other ORMs (Object-Relational Mapping) with ASP.NET

SQL Server, SQL Server Express, and SQL Compact Edition

Discuss using SQL Server, SQL Server Express, and SQL Compact Edition as data stores for ASP.NET.

DataSource Controls - SqlDataSource, ObjectDataSource, etc.

All about the DataSource controls - SqlDataSource, ObjectDataSource, LinqDataSource

Access Databases and AccessDataSource Control

Discuss using Access as a data store for ASP.NET, and the AccessDataSource control.

Latest: Oct 13, 2020 06:57 AM

Re: Please help Urgent SQL query by yij sun

XML and XmlDataSource Control

All about XML, XSLT, and the XmlDataSource control.

Latest: Jan 20, 2021 04:21 AM

Question about XML by nacurgogel

Oracle, MySQL, Sybase, Informix and other databases

Using Oracle, MySql, Sybase, Informix, Excel, and other products (not having their own forum) as data stores for ASP.NET.

Advanced ASP.NET


Discuss and debate ASP.NET application designs.

Microsoft Patterns and Practices EntLib

Discuss the various Patterns & Practices Application Blocks and the Enterprise Library

CSS Friendly Control Adapters

Discuss the CSS Friendly Control Adapters sample project, ask questions, post bugs, etc

HttpHandlers and HttpModules

Extending the ASP.NET Framework through HttpModules and HttpHandlers.

Custom Server Controls

All about building ASP.NET server controls.

Active Directory and LDAP

Questions about Active Directory and other directory stores, such as those accessible via LDAP

Latest: Jan 17, 2021 02:16 PM

Re: see if a user is in a security group by Bradly


Discuss techniques for localizing content for different languages and locales with ASP.NET.

Latest: Oct 09, 2020 06:14 AM

Re: dropdownlist in chinese by yij sun

WCF, ASMX and other Web Services

All about building Web Services with ASP.NET - WCF, ASMX, SOAP, WSDL, etc.

Enterprise Services Integration

Integrating Enterprise Services including Office, OWC, BizTalk, MSMQ, COM+, etc.


Discuss manipulating and creating graphics using the System.Drawing namespace and GDI+.

Latest: Dec 23, 2020 02:57 PM

Re: A generic error occurred in GDI by PatriceSc

VS Web Deployment Projects

General discussions of VS Web Deployment Projects

Mobile and Handheld Devices

Target mobile and handheld devices with ASP.NET - cell phones, blackberry, PDA, etc.

Latest: Dec 24, 2020 01:41 PM

Re: exception not resolving by mgebhard

SQL Server Reporting Services

Anything and everything pertaining to SQL Server Reporting Services.

Crystal Reports

Questions and discussions about Crystal Reports.


Building interactive client-side Web apps with .NET. Blazor is an unsupported experimental web framework that shouldn't be used for production workloads at this time.

Migration to ASP.NET

Migrate from Other Web Technologies to ASP.NET

Discuss moving to ASP.NET from classic ASP, PHP, JSP, Cold Fusion, older versions of ASP.NET, or any other web technology.

Latest: Dec 10, 2019 12:29 PM

Web Applications in Java EE and JSTL/JSP by Vale9571

Starter Kits and Source Projects

Personal Site Starter Kit

Discussions about the Personal Site Starter Kit for ASP.NET 2.0.

Latest: Feb 11, 2018 08:23 PM

Re: Server Error in '/' Application. by Marlorb

Club Web Site Starter Kit

Discussions about Microsoft's Club Web Site Starter Kit for ASP.NET 2.0.

Latest: Jan 04, 2021 04:33 PM

Re: String cannot have zero length by Jarpet

Time Tracker Starter Kit

Discussions about the Time Tracker Starter Kit for ASP.NET 2.0.

Small Business Starter Kit

Discussions about the Small Business Starter Kit for ASP.NET 2.0.

Latest: Jul 28, 2015 04:25 PM

Re: open source e-commerce platform by Woland2k

Classifieds Starter Kit

Discussions about and feedback on the Classifieds Starter Kit for ASP.NET 2.0.

Latest: May 08, 2020 10:17 AM

Don't see the authentication code?RSS by newsmeeyland



Learn of the latest ASP.NET-related articles, tools, products, and other resources.

Latest: Jan 06, 2021 11:26 AM

SQL DataTool 1.1 is released! by sqldatatool

Tips & Tricks

Cool code and exciting examples, provided by our members.

Latest: Nov 26, 2020 03:24 PM

Re: Naming a project Enirvironment by mgebhard

Book Reviews

Discuss your favorite ASP.NET books here.

Latest: Aug 12, 2019 05:16 AM

Re: best book for mVC for beginners by Markdc

Component Discussions

Discuss your favorite ASP.NET components here.


Looking or have an opening for ASP.NET related work?

Free For All

Unmoderated open discussions for anything concerning Microsoft .NET and related technologies.

Test Forum

Use this unmoderated forum to test the forum system - posts will be occasionally deleted.

Latest: Aug 13, 2020 03:44 PM

Re: tis but a test by codeNickel

Test Moderated Forum

Use this moderated forum to test the forum system - posts will be occasionally deleted.

Latest: Mar 20, 2020 09:22 PM

Testing moderated forum by JunieB

.NET Languages

IronPython, IronRuby, and Other Languages

Questions about IronPython, IronRuby, and other languages for ASP.NET

Latest: Apr 02, 2020 04:43 AM

Re: F# vs C# in Performance by Rion Williams


Questions about using C# for ASP.NET development

Latest: 24 minutes ago

Re: java to c# ?? by tgxman

Visual Basic .NET

Questions about using Visual Basic .NET for ASP.NET development

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