The Book

About the ASP.NET 2.0 Cookbook

This book is a collection of ASP.NET 2.0 recipes that aims to help you quickly and efficiently solve many of the day-to-day problems you face when developing web applications with the .NET platform. Our recipes run the gamut from simple coding techniques to more comprehensive development strategies that the most experienced ASP.NET programmers will savor. Revised and updated for ASP.NET 2.0, the ASP.NET 2.0 Cookbook is your ultimate ASP.NET 2.0 code sourcebook.

More than a compilation of tips and tricks, the ASP.NET 2.0 Cookbook solves realworld programming problems and is rooted in our experience as professional programmers who have designed and built richly functional web-based projects for various corporate clients. We think we know the kinds of problems that you face, and we aim to help you solve them.

Download All Book Examples

The code used in all of the examples in the ASP.NET 2.0 Cookbook is available for download. The downloads include the project files for Visual Studio 2005, images, style sheets, the database, and other support files used in the book examples.

ASP.NET Compatibility

This book is tailored to ASP.NET 2.0. Thus, the vast majority of the code will not run in the ASP.NET 1.x environment. If you’re working with ASP.NET 1.x, consider instead O’Reilly’s ASP.NET Cookbook (the first edition of this book).