Thursday, June 17, 2010

AJAX Install

If you develop ASP.NET applications with AJAX here is a step by step guide so you do not bang your head.

1) Download the latest version from CodePlex for AJAX.
2) Extract to a location of your choice
3) Add the AjaxControlToolkit.dll & AjaxControlToolkit.pdb to you Web layer project /bin folder
4) Create a new Tab in your Toolbox and point to the new AjaxControlToolkit.dll
5) Create a reference to your AjaxControlToolkit.dll
6) Finally ensure the line in your Web.config is that same version as your dll assembly - (Simply right click the dll and look at the properties for assembly info.