CodeDigest.Com – Article,FAQ’s, Code Snippets – June 2009

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New Articles Published
Custom Paging for GridView using LINQ
LINQ stands for Language Integrated Query. LINQ is a data querying methodology that provides querying capabilities to .Net languages which have similar to SQL query syntax. Moving forward, we will build custom paging for GridView control using LINQ to SQL classes.
DatePicker Control in ASP.Net
Most often we will get a requirement to capture date input from the users. Normally, we can do this with a textbox and asking user to input the date in a particular format using a help text near by the textbox. This article will help us to build this control ourselves and also some of the other options available.
BizTalk – Errors and Warnings, Causes and Solutions
The following article will discuss on the common errors and warning that we face when using BizTalk and their resolutions.
Customize User Controls with Smart Tag feature in Windows Forms
This article explains how to create a usercontrol with a Smart Tag(Task List) attached to it.
Beginning Windows Presentation Foundation Project
This article by Jayaram Krishnaswamy introduces the reader accustomed to working with the traditional graphic user interface in earlier versions of VB to Windows Presentation Foundation. Importantly, it introduces the reader to the XAML’s declarative format and what it means in the design interface of VS 2008.
Beginning Windows Communication Foundation (WCF) Service Development and Consuming it
SOA is an architectural design pattern by which several guiding principles determine the nature of the design. Basically, SOA states that every component of a system should be a service, and the system should be composed of several loosely-coupled services.WCF is the acronym for Windows Communication Foundation. It is Microsoft’s latest technology that enables applications in a distributed environment to communicate with each other. Read more…
C# Arrays-Explained
What is an array?In simplest terms, an array is an organized collection. It can be a collection of anything. The important thing to remember is that it is a collection. This example uses an array of system.drawing.color.colors to change the background color of a windows form.
Working with static and dynamic arrays in C#
Arrays are an extremely important part of any programmer’s code library. There are static and dynamic arrays. This article discusses these two types of arrays and includes examples of each.
How to Open File Dialog in C#?
This article demonstrates using the windows API FileOpen Dialog to get a user’s file selection.
Populating RadioButtonList Using jQuery, JSON in ASP.Net
One of my previous article Building Cascading DropDownList in ASP.Net Using jQuery and JSON discussed about constructing cascading DropDownList control using jQuery and JSON. One of the user [Shah] has commented that his requirement was to populate a RadioButtonList instead of a child DropDownList control. Read more..
GridView Style Edit Update in Repeater Control Using jQuery and Ajax
Repeater control is one of the light weight control when compared to the other databound controls. It provides more flexibility on the layout of data displayed and the control itself will not render any additional HTML like GridView and DataList control do. Repeater control as such will not provide edit/update functionalities for the data. In this article, we will overcome this difficulty and provide an edit update feature similar to GridView control using the powerful jQuery library and Ajax.

New Codes Published
Get Website IP Address in ASP.Net
Disabling Theme Set in Web.Config in a Page
Prevent Web.Config settings inheritance in ASP.Net
Setting Media property for StyleSheets When Using Themes in ASP.Net
How to create a simple JOIN LINQ query to fetch data from 2 entities?

New FAQs Published
What is the difference between ASP.Net AJAX ScriptManager and Ajax control ToolkitScriptManager?

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