“Not able to view the solution file in Visual Studio” – Hide and Show solution file in Visual Studio

By | May 31, 2011

Sometime you may came across with this problem that, you are not able to view the solution file in Visual Studio though you have solution file in proper place and the file physically exists in solution folder . You may just wonder why you are not able to view the solution file. Yeah, it could be some missing… Read More »

How to return 404 Http status code from ASP.NET MVC Application?

ASP.NET MVC3 includes a new class HttpNotFoundResult in  System.Web.Mvc namespace. HttpNotFoundResult: Instance of HttpNotFoundResult class indicates to client(browser) that the requested resource was not found. It returns a 404 HTTP status code to the client. Generally we return 404 status code if a requested webpage is not available. In case of MVC applications we return 404 status code is in terms of resources, for… Read More »

Raising Server side event from JavaScript in ASP.NET (Tweaking the existing bits)

By | May 19, 2011

Well, knowing internal structure of an ASP.NET event system can always be an element of fun and interests. Recently I came across to a requirement to generate a server side event on a page directly from Javascript. There are a couple of approaches available with the existing models (like ICallbackEventHandler etc) but these will put additional pressure to… Read More »