Last night, one of my clients assigned me a problem that I thought was going to require one solution, and in the end it was just poor programming. But the process reminded me of the need for good debugging skills. Just how do you know where the performance problem is?… Read the rest
Well, I learned something a couple of days ago and in the process also found an "Undocumented Feature" in ASP.NET 2.0
First, I learned that you can nest an asp:TextBox inside an asp:Label control and if you then set the associatedcontrolid attribute of the Label control to the id of the TextBox control, the label will render as a label element instead of a span element. Both are pretty cool and both are not very well known.… Read the rest
A couple of weeks ago I pointed out that you could easily find the definition of a property, method, variable, or class by right-clicking the item and selecting, “Go To Definition” from the context menu.
You can also use this feature in your ASPX files to find the definition of CSS classes. … Read the rest