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SignalR - Real-time Application Development - Second Edition by Einar Ingebrigtsen

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Getting the project ready

Our project will have a server component to it; the server component will also be hosting the web client that we will be using.

  1. Start by creating a new project in Visual Studio:
    Getting the project ready
  2. Select the regular empty ASP.NET Web Application project template situated under Visual C# | Web. Give it a name: SignalRChat. Make sure Add Application Insights to Project is unchecked. Then, click on OK:
    Getting the project ready
  3. Select the Empty template and make sure Host in the cloud is left unchecked. Then, click on OK:

Setting up the packages

Now, we will need some packages ...

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