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Building Websites with DotNetNuke 5 by Ian Lackey, Michael Washington

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Chapter 7. Custom Module Development

DotNetNuke is an application framework that is designed to be extended through the creation of custom modules.

In this chapter, we will be creating a custom module for the Coffee Connections portal. A custom module consists of one or more custom web controls.

In this chapter, we will cover the following topics:

  • Setting up the development environment
  • Creating a "Hello World!" view control
  • Creating a "Hello Edit" edit control
  • Navigation between controls in a module
  • Localizing modules to display content in different languages

The Coffee Shop Listing module

In the next few chapters, we will go through the process of creating a DotNetNuke module. Although we go through quite a bit of code in this chapter, we do not cover ...

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