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Creating Asynchronous Actions in ASP.NET MVC
15 April 14 12:15 PM | bipinjoshi
Asynchronous actions allow you to handle more concurrent requests and can be implemented using async / await keywords. Asynchronous actions are useful in situations where you are performing some network operation such as calling a remote service. This...
Problem setting the default value for ASP.NET MVC DropDownList
10 April 14 08:30 AM | bipinjoshi
Recently one of the readers reported a problem that the DropDownList helper is not working as expected. The problem was resolved by slightly tweaking the code but since it sounded like a tricky thing that many beginners would stumble upon I am writing...
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Using LinkedIn JavaScript API for User Authentication and Profile Retrieval
07 April 14 08:24 AM | bipinjoshi
Integrating third-party sign-in with a website is quite common these days. Just like Facebook and Twitter, LinkedIn too allows you to ingrate LinkedIn authentication with your own website. One simple way to achieve such an integration is to use LinkedIn...
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One Time Event Handlers using jQuery and ASP.NET
03 April 14 07:31 AM | bipinjoshi
Most of the times the JavaScript event handlers attached with an element fire every time the event under consideration is raised. For example, if you wire a click event handler to the click event of a button then clicking that button will invoke the event...
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Using Attribute Routing in ASP.NET MVC
27 March 14 11:53 AM | bipinjoshi
ASP.NET MVC maps a URL to an action method through what is known as Routing. By default an ASP.NET MVC URL includes a controller and an action name where the request finally lands. However, you can customize many aspects of a route such as root prefix...
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Performing Asynchronous Operations Using Entity Framework
24 March 14 11:01 AM | bipinjoshi
Asynchronous programming involves executing operations in the background so that the main thread can continue its own operations. This way the main thread can keep the user interface responsive while the background thread is processing the task at hand...
Handling Errors in ASP.NET MVC Applications
18 March 14 08:54 AM | bipinjoshi
No matter how proficiently you developed your application there are chances that your code may not work as expected and will generate an error at runtime. Users may enter some invalid data, mathematical calculations can go wrong, some network level fault...
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Introduction to Bootstrap
13 March 14 08:09 AM | bipinjoshi
With the increasing popularity of mobile devices, web developers are required to think about their website design for mobile devices from the beginning of a development project. Developing web applications targeting multiple devices can be challenging...
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Introduction to CSS3 Media Queries
03 March 14 08:11 AM | bipinjoshi
With the increasing popularity of mobile devices, web developers are required to ensure that their website renders well on different devices. One important aspect in such a rendering is applying different CSS rules to different requesting devices. To...
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Implementing Ajax Login in ASP.NET MVC
26 February 14 11:16 AM | bipinjoshi
Implementing Ajax based login involves many of the same steps as the normal forms authentication. However, the login page doesn't send user ID and password to the server through a standard form submission. Instead, user credentials are sent to the server...
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