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Web Projects


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A Web project system is a project system that creates Web projects. Web projects in turn create Web applications. You can program a Web page using traditional programming languages, such as Visual Basic or Visual C#, to collect and process information from a user, store it in a database, and so on. Web pages with associated code are called smart Web pages.

Presents the important elements Visual Studio Web projects.

Web Site Support
Presents an overview of Visual Studio Web site projects. A Web site project generates one executable file for each smart Web page. Additional executable files are generated from the source code files in the /App_Code folder.

Describes how to extend the Visual Studio project system.