Chapter 3. The Page Rendering Model

After completing this chapter, you will be able to

  • Work directly with server-side control tags

  • Create a Web site with Visual Studio

  • Work with Web forms and server-side controls using Visual Studio

  • Work with post-back events using Visual Studio

This chapter covers the heart of ASP.NET’s Web Forms rendering model: controls. As we’ll see here, System.Web.UI.Page works by partitioning the rendering process into small components known as server-side controls.

The entire tour of the ASP.NET control model will look at the fundamental control architecture. We’ll start by looking at ...

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