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by John Avis | July 13, 2015
Following on from my last post about improving Bootstrap styling and accessibility for ASP.NET RadioButtonLists and CheckBoxLists, in this post I offer a solution for styling these controls within Bootstrap horizontal forms.
by John Avis | July 10, 2015
Using some ASP.NET Web Forms controls with Bootstrap raises a few issues due to the markup that ASP.NET produces. There is also some accessibility issues with Bootstrap.
by John Avis | June 19, 2015
It's been a while since I posted one of my rants about eBay but there has been something annoying me for some time now. eBay have a feature where sellers can list multiple variations of an item, each with a different price.
by John Avis | May 20, 2015
I have wanted to add protection from vavigating away from some of my web forms but most of the solutions I have seen do not work well with ASP.NET with it's many possible ways of posting back and AJAX using Update Panels.
by John Avis | April 4, 2015
My latest web project is Ghost Tour Bookings, a website where ghost tours are advertised and people can make enquiries or book the tour.
by John Avis | March 23, 2015
If you come across a problem where you set the Visible property of an ASP.NET control to true in a code behind file, but even when you debug it still shows the value as being false then the problem is most likely to be that the control is inside another control such as a Panel or PlaceHolder that has its Visible property set to false.
by John Avis | January 27, 2015
I recently experienced an issue with an ASP.NET Web Forms page with various UpdatePanels. The page has two DropDownLists, the selection of one results in populating of possible values in the other, and the selection of the other results in enabling of a Button. Then if the Button is clicked the user is redirected to another website, based on their selection.
by John Avis | January 21, 2015
Web forms makes it really easy to create a simple website, but it is also really difficult to crate a complicated website. These are some of the things you will need to know sooner or later.
by John Avis | January 20, 2015
Over fifteen years of developing for the web, I've learned some lessons the hard way. There are some things they don't teach you in books and tutorials.
by John Avis | January 16, 2015
Looking for an inexpensive web hosting company for a ASP.NET (or Classic ASP) website? I have experience with five of the most popular hosting company's shared hosting plans: Hostek, Arvixe, SmarterASP, ASPnix and RDO Servers.