Thursday, April 28, 2005

DataSource WebControls in ASP.NET 2.0

ASP.NET 2.0 comes with lots of new ready to use widgets. It can reduces lots of repeatative coding work many have been doing through out for years. One Prominent set of controls(without any UI) are the DataSource WebControls which can be bound to any control as a data provider.

See an example where the SqlDataSource is bound to a New GridView control:

"-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN">
<FORM runat="server">
ConnectionString="Data Source=localhost;
Integrated Security=SSPI;
Initial Catalog=Northwind;"
SelectCommand="SELECT FirstName,
LastName, Title
FROM Employees">
<asp:GridView id="GridView1"

Wednesday, April 27, 2005

Prashant's Consulting Blog

I was thinking of sharing some tips on .Net, Sql Server, OO related stuff and some interesting consulting & programming experiences. It was Ganesh who suggested to start a blog like his at Ganesh's progamming Blog . This resulted in this Blog.

You can find some .Net, Sql Server, OO related stuff here.