• .NET Mobile

    On dynamically creating server controls

    September 27, 2007 Share
    Every once in a while I see code which looks like that:public class MyCustomControl : WebControl{     protected override void Render(HtmlTextWriter output)     {          SomeControl someControl = new SomeControl ();          someControl.ID = "SomeID";          someControl.SomeProperty = "SomeValue";          someControl.RenderControl(output);    }}There are two problems with this code: The child control is instantiated in the Render methodFrom control execution lifecycle’s point of view it is too late to instantiate controls in the Render method. Even if you add them in the controls collection some features won’t work just because it’s too late – postbacks, viewstate to name a few. The child control is never added to the controls collection. This means...
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    The new default skin (and how to switch back :)

    September 19, 2007 Share
    With the Q2 release, we have decided it is time to refresh the look and feel of RadControls components to stay on the edge of the latest trends in visual design for the web. And ever since Vista, black is the new white… so we just had to join in with a trendy new theme for the default skins of our controls. The Q2 2007 skin sports a modern black twist, improved contrast, and larger font-sizes/more generous white space for a touch of web2.0 in your applications. While we ardently urge everyone to switch to the new look, we do...
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    New online resources for the past three weeks (08/20/2007 - 09/09/2007)

    September 14, 2007 Share
    Below is a summary of the new online resources available for our ASP.NET controls:RadGrid Code library entries: GridClientSelectColumn -- (un)check "Select All" check box automatically: http://www.telerik.com/community/code-library/submission/b311D-hgmtb.aspx Help topics: Insert/Update/Delete at database level with queries (not uploaded yet)
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    New video about RadScheduler is now available

    September 03, 2007 Share
    New movie about how to create an appointment with RadScheduler is now available at:http://www.telerik.com/ClientsFiles/product.videos/29/This sample movie shows the most basic tasks a user can perform with an...
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    New online resources for the past three weeks (07/29/2007 - 08/19/2007)

    August 24, 2007 Share
    Below is a summary of the new online resources available for our ASP.NET controls:RadGrid Code library entries: WebMail grids in Outlook style:http://www.telerik.com/community/code-library/submission/b311D-heekd.aspx Show/hide grouped columns on group/ungroup action:http://www.telerik.com/community/code-library/submission/b311D-hkbdt.aspx