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ASP.NET Dynamic Data Unleashed by Oleg Sych

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Chapter 11. Building Dynamic Forms

In This Chapter

Basic Form Layout

Configuring Appearance of Labels

Configuring Field Templates

Configuring Appearance of Values

Enum Properties and Enumeration Templates

Custom Data Types and UI Hints

Specifying Field Template Parameters

Field Template Interaction in Dynamic Forms

Creating Additional Dynamic Entity Templates

The biggest advantage Dynamic Data offers is the dramatic reduction in the amount of code in your application. Consider the number of ASPX files a web application would need to have for the Northwind Traders sample database. If you were using WebForms, you could manually create two ASPX files per entity—one multipurpose “form” page for inserting, editing, displaying, and ...

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