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  • ASP.NET MVC Validations using MVCContrib

    In my earlier post, I have explained how to use MVCContrib Grid in MVC application. In this post, I demonstrate how you can use MVC client side validation using the MVCContrib Validation helpers.  MVCContrib is a cool contrib project to MVC that extends the functionalities of an MVC application and it provides rich set of validation helpers and it also provides different validation groups. The MVCContrib project can download from

    The following are the steps to get Validation Helpers to work:


    Add a reference to the MvcContrib assembly (download available from

    Step 2

    Add namespace import for MvcContrib to your web.config file: