Look at Sharing Common Assemblies in ASP.NET 4.5

In this blog, we will look into sharing common assemblies in ASP.NET 4.5 Developer Preview. This feature needs VS 11 SDK & .NET Framework 4.0 latest update. Normally, multiple sites use to have its own copy of same assemblies from a starter kit like AjaxToolkit in its Bin directory. These assemblies are identical in object…


Look at Asynchronous Page Processing in ASP.NET 4.5

In this blog, we will look into new Asynchronous Page Processing in ASP.NET 4.5 Web Forms. Asynchronous page processing will improve performance on long running tasks like file upload, database processing within your ASP.NET page. In ASP.NET, there is limited number of threads within the thread pool to serve your requests to a website. If…


Look at Request Validation in ASP.NET 4.5

In this blog, we will look into enhancements to Request validation for ASP.NET 4.5. Request validation will be done for all ASP.NET requests by default. Doing this, will avoid cross-site scripting by throwing an ASP.NET exception on finding any markup or scripts in fields, headers etc.  In previous versions of ASP.NET, we can disable request…