The Jquery Templating Plugin And Why You Should Be Excited! The jQuery Templating Plugin and Why You Should Be Excited!

One of the things that just seemed to be missing from the jQuery ecosystem was a truly simple to use data-binding mechanism. I have been writing about and prese

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Cures For The Common Ailments ' Getting A Random Item In Javascript Cures for the Common Ailments ' Getting a Random Item in JavaScript

At the end of the day yesterday one of my peers at my client came over and asked me how to randomly select an item from a SharePoint List. She was retrieving th

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Wcf And Jquery Exception Handling WCF and jQuery Exception Handling

Now that I have covered the basics of calling a WCF service using jQuery’s AJAX functionality with JSON its time to deal with bugs. Yep, we all create them and

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Using Jquery And Json To Interact With A Wcf Service Via Ajax Using jQuery and JSON to Interact with a WCF Service via AJAX

Yesterday's post reviewed how to setup a WCF web service to work with JSON from top to bottom. Today I am going to review what needs to be done to use jQuery to

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Creating A Wcf Service For Json Creating a WCF Service for JSON

Saturday I gave a presentation for the first time at the Southern California Code Camp on how to use jQuery to perform AJAX operations against a WCF Endpoint. T

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Wcf And Jquery Using Json WCF and jQuery Using JSON

What a wonderful showing yesterday at the SoCal Code Camp in Fullerton for both of my sessions. One thing I definitely learned is making AJAX calls to a WCF ser

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Creating A Twitter Like Textbox Character Warning Using Jquery Creating a Twitter Like TextBox Character Warning Using jQuery

The other day I gave an intro to jQuery Lunch and Learn to my client's development team. I walked them through creating a simple jQuery Plugin to create a chara

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Resetting Focus After Selecting A Date With The Jquery Ui Dateselector Resetting Focus After Selecting a Date with the jQuery UI DateSelector

If you have been using jQuery I hope you have started using the jQuery UI library. I use the jQuery UI Datepicker plugin to left users select a date from a cale

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Validating A Username Using Jquery And Asp.net Membership Provider Validating A Username Using jQuery and ASP.NET Membership Provider

Earlier this year I wrote an application that allowed the user to fill in a username as part of the registration. I thought I would add a creature comfort to th

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Using Css Selectors Using CSS Selectors

Over the last year I have been spending a lot of time re-learning how to use CSS. Since ASP.NET was released the use of Web Controls had made me CSS and HTML ig

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More Fun With Regular Expressions : Word And Paragraph Parsing More Fun with Regular Expressions : Word and Paragraph Parsing

Trolling the ASP.NET forums again this morning, I know I do it a lot, I found a question trying to parse the paragraphs out of a series of text. So I knew I had

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Selecting Asp.net Web Controls In Jquery Selecting ASP.NET Web Controls in jQuery

I have really gotten into using jQuery a lot this year, as I think just about anyone who is a web developer has in the past year or two. ASP.NET developers we i

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Parsing Capital Letters Parsing Capital Letters

I found an intersting question on the ASP.NET forums this morning. How can you get a count of the capital letters in a string? My first thought was, 'This is a

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Communication With A Background Thread In Asp.net Communication With a Background Thread in ASP.NET

Over the past couple of years I have written and presented on custom HttpModules. One of my examples is how to spin up a background thread to perform work not r

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Dynamically Setting A Style At Run-time In Asp.net Dynamically Setting a Style at Run-Time in ASP.NET

Trolling the ASP.NET forums this week I came across a good question, 'setting the background on a master page div at run-time?'. Even though the person posted h

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Designating Content Type Designating Content Type

Another common issue developers have using HttpHandlers is indicating what type of content is being sent to the browser. This is done by setting the MIME TYPE i

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How To Access Sessionstate In A Custom Httphandler How to Access SessionState in a custom HttpHandler

I create a lot of custom HttpHandlers to performa all sorts of tasks. I like them because you get complete control over the content produced by the server to sa

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I Can't Send E-mail From Localhost; Cannot Connect To Smtp Server I Can't Send E-Mail from localhost; Cannot connect to SMTP server

I see this question asked over and over in the ASP.NET forums and many times the answer is you have to have an SMTP server on your local machine. The person ask

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Creating An Image Frame Creating an Image Frame

Yesterday I answered a question on the ASP.NET forums on how to create a 'frame' around an image. I answered it with some code from the new Beer House I wrote l

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Keyboard Enabling A Web Form Keyboard Enabling a Web Form

Making any application as user friendly as possible is the primary goal of any User Experience Engineer, that is the person who is responsible for creating the

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Hiding A Dropdownlist Behind A Jquery Ui Dialog Hiding a DropDownList Behind a jQuery UI Dialog

The phrase 'teaching an old dog new tricks' comes to mind as I start this entry. Nearly two years ago I wrote about how to hide a DropDownList box behind anothe

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