A Simple CheckBoxList in ASP.NET MVC

I've mentioned before that I work in the Internal Tools group at my job, and because of this we end up building a lot of line-of-business apps. Basically, we build web apps that allow other people to do their job more efficiently. Lately we've been having a lot of requests to build something like a CheckBoxList control from WebForms in our MVC projects. We didn't really have any default way in MVC to handle this kind of thing, so we... Read more >

What are Display and Editor Templates? - ASP.NET MVC Demystified

When dealing with objects in an MVC app, we often want a way to specify how that object should be displayed on any given page. If that object is only displayed on one page, we simply write HTML and CSS to lay out and style how that object should be shown to the user. However, what if that object should be shown in multiple places, with the same format? We'd need some kind of standardized layout. ASP.NET MVC has... Read more >