Chapter 3. Field Templates

In This Chapter

Read-Only Templates

Field Value Display Format

Edit and Insert Mode Templates

Field Value Edit Format

Changing Existing Field Template

Data Binding

Creating a New Field Template

Field Template Lookup Rules

Built-in Field Templates

Enterprise applications deal with employees, managers, emergency contacts, prospects, customers, suppliers, and vendors—in other words, people and organizations, who all have names, addresses, and phone numbers. Implementing data entry logic for these attributes is repetitive, and for years, the ASP.NET developers have been developing user controls to reduce the code duplication. It is common to see user controls with text boxes and validators for entering ...

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