4+ Hours of Video Instruction
Data Access in the ASP.NET 2.0 Frameworkwill show you everything you need to know to start building database-driven web applications using the Microsoft ASP.NET 2.0 framework and the Microsoft Visual Studio 2005 development environment.
Your instructor Stephen Walther—honored by Microsoft as both an ASP.NET MVP and “Software Legend”—guides you through building two fully functional, database-driven applications. Learn at your own pace with video lessons covering every main ASP.NET data access control: GridView, DetailsView, FormView, Repeater, DataList, and SqlDataSource.
One step at a time, you’ll learn how to build robust data access components, provide graceful error handling, handle user concurrency issues, and much more.
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Professional author and instructor Stephen Walther provides an introduction to the core concepts of Data Access in the ASP.NET 2.0 Framework. Click play to follow along with Stephen as he explains the ins and outs of creating database-driven dynamic web applications in this LiveLesson.
Workbook Introduction vii
Module 1: Getting Familiar with the Visual Studio 2005 Development Environment 1
Module 2: Creating an Employee Directory Application 7
Module 3: Using the ASP.NET 2.0 Data Access Controls 17
Module 4: Advanced Topics 39
Module 5: Creating a Guestbook Application 43
Bonus 1: An Introduction to SQL: The Language of Databases 49
Bonus 2: An Introduction to the Microsoft ASP.NET Framework 71