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Dynamic LINQ Part 2 (Evolution)

A while ago, Scott Gu blogged about a Dynamic LINQ library that was part of the C# samples in VS2008. This library let developers put together late bound LINQ queries using a special syntax. This really comes in handy when you want to build a LINQ query...
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Dynamic LINQ (A little more dynamic)

It seems I’ve become (in) famous in the last two days. With all the buzz around Microsoft.Data, I figure I’d post on something else that is somewhat related. There were a bunch of comments on my previous posts that said we should do something to this...
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AutoFieldGenerators

In 3.5 SP1 we added new properties to GridView and DetailsView which allows the page developer to change the way AutoGenerateColumns creates its columns. This feature is well know in Dynamic Data , but it is not tied to this technology. Dynamic Data takes...

Dynamic Sorting with Linq

When trying to implement a Business Logic Layer (i will refer to this as BLL ) with linq one thing that is an annoyance is sorting. Lets say you had a BLL that was being used by ObjectDataSource and had a select method that does sorting and paging, then...
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DataControls 101 Part 2: Why you should love Datasource controls

I've been scouring the forums recently trying to find problems people encounter when using the data controls. One thing that I found is mostly asked for but is kind of a hidden art: How do I use the GridView/ListView/DetailsView.... without a Datasource...
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