Category Archives: ASP.Net


As I’m sure you noticed, MVC RC1 is out now. In reading through the release notes I found this: “The overloads for DropDownList and ListBox helper methods were reworked to fix various usability problems that were reported by customers.” Thanks … Continue reading

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GAC Conflicts with ASP MVC

By some strange combination of beta and pre-release candidate installs I managed to create some serious conflicts with ASP.NET MVC. Thereby producing this wonderful little error: Compiler Error Message: CS0433: The type ‘System.Web.Mvc.FormMethod’ exists in both ‘c:\WINDOWS\assembly\GAC_MSIL\System.Web.Mvc\\System.Web.Mvc.dll’ and ‘c:\WINDOWS\Microsoft.NET\Framework\v2.0.50727\Temporary ASP.NET … Continue reading

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ModelStateDictionary and ParameterBinding

I laid this out in more detail on the forums here: I thought I’d mention it to this group so that people were aware of this difference between the interaction the old ParameterBinders and Rescues in version 4 and … Continue reading

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Unit Testing Framework for MS MVC.NET

The Pain – A Brief History of MVC.NET Files: MvcTestingFramework.rar – or – Back in November, ScottGu gave us some great examples on how to use the (then unreleased) MVC Framework. A major advantage of this framework is to … Continue reading

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LINQ EndsWith

From the bottom of the Entity Framework Beta 3 docs on Query Execution, “The EndsWith method can also return different results because SQL Server considers two strings to be equal if they only differ in trailing white space, whereas the … Continue reading

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Entity Designer CTP2 Comments

I’ve spent some time yesterday and today playing around with the new Entity Designer GUI and Framework. So far I’m impressed with the possibilities and bothered by simple things that could cause repetitive headaches. Here are a few suggestions that … Continue reading

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