Chapter 8. Configuration

After completing this chapter, you will be able to

  • Understand the way the Microsoft .NET Framework handles configuration.

  • Apply configuration settings to ASP.NET applications.

  • Manage ASP.NET configuration using the ASP.NET Administration tool.

  • Manage ASP.NET configuration using the Microsoft Management Console (MMC) snap-in.

This chapter introduces how ASP.NET manages its configuration information. It gives a taste of how ASP.NET configuration works. You revisit ASP.NET configuration in later chapters. ASP.NET is a feature-rich system for developing and deploying Web sites. The features you see in more detail as you examine ASP.NET further include some of the following:

  • Session state

  • Caching content to help optimize your Web ...

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