2.5. Enabling RadScriptManager and RadStyleSheetManager

Each control in the RadControls suite has its own set of JavaScript and CSS files that allows it to work properly in client-side browsers. Every time a page is loaded, a separate request is made for each of these JavaScript and CSS files, thus increasing traffic and slowing down the load time of the page. This slowdown is a known problem that can be solved by gathering all these resources to minimize the number of requests the browser has to make.

RadScriptManager enables this functionality for all JavaScript resources. For all the RadControls in a page, the RadScriptManager will create a single request and load all the necessary JavaScript files to support such controls. In much the same ...

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