Tip #61: Did you know… How to create an ASP.Net Dynamic Data Web Site?

If your web site is heavily data driven then here is a quick and easy way for you to create one without writing much code. All you need is Visual Studio 2008 SP1 or Visual Web Developer 2008 Express SP1 installed on your box. Dynamic Data Web Sites makes use of a mechanism called Scaffolding….

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Tip #29: Did you know… How to enable Edit and Continue feature for Web Application Projects?

If you want to edit your WAPs while debugging them, here is how you do it: 1. Check the “Enable Edit and Continue” checkbox in the Web Properties page. 2. Check the “Enable Edit and Continue” checkbox under  Tools->Options->Debugging->Edit and Continue These two setting will enable Edit and Continue as you debug your WAPs. Reshmi…

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Tip #20: Did you know… How to change WAP to use an IIS Web server?

Sometimes while developing WAP you might want to switch to IIS Web server instead of the Visual Studio Development Server provided by VWD. Here is how you do it: 1. Go to the Properties page of WAP by clicking on properties under WAP in Solution Explorer or Right click on WAP and select Properties from…

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Tip #17: Did you know… How to remote debug WAPs that are using IIS?

If you want to work on an web application project using IIS that is sitting on another server, you can use the remote debugger and the web property pages in Visual Studio 2008 SP1. First, open your web application project on the server (e.g. \\server\share), by going to File > Open Project.  If you right…

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