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Building an Input Form Dynamically From a Database.
by Joshua i. Lopez
Language: Active Server Pages/VBScript

Updated 3/23/2001 11:17 PM !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! This code will allow you to build an input form "on the fly" from a database. Instead of creating and hard coding the same old input form you can automatically build your form based on column names or values in your database! Just added is another page that will submit your data to your database "on the fly", truely making the process of creating web based entry forms DYNAMIC!!!!!!!! Now whenever you have to alter your input forms you ... (see entry for full description)

Kill IIS process without rebooting
Language: Active Server Pages/VBScript

Ever had to restart IIS when it was caught up in a loop, or doing some other stuff which results in IIS not coming down. Service manager fails to stop the www service, task manager gets the "Permission denied error". Only way out is a reboot? Not true!

Extreme Photo Gallery
by Dexter Zafra
Language: Active Server Pages/VBScript

This is a modfied version of DUGallery with added a few features such as (rating,comments,latest pic added and most popular picture) Just check it out.I just finished the "Email Picture to a friend" that was not included on the 1st release.There is also a DEMO. Demo/Download URL Below:

ASP Lesson #1 - Introduction
by Daniel Larsson
Language: Active Server Pages/VBScript

This is the first lesson of many upcoming.

I will learn you what ASP is, and what to use it for in this lesson. You will not be tought any ASP Code the first lesson. This is just what it says it Introduction.

If you're an experienced developer, you won't get much of reading this lesson.

I will also tell you where to get a good Reference, and a few things about ASP Developement languages.

Please rate it, even if you don't like it, and tell me what can be better and ... (see entry for full description)

Web Site Designing (HTML, DHTML, JavaScript, CSS and DOM)
by Anand Vishwanathan
Language: Active Server Pages/VBScript

"Web Site Designing" is a tutorial which aims to teach the Internet, HTML, DHTML, JavaScript, CSS and DOM. No prior knowledge / experience is required.

Beginners guide to ASP filled with examples!
by snowboardr
Language: Active Server Pages/VBScript

This is example for anyone who is just starting ASP. These are easy examples to understand. A live example of this can be found here: If you like it the please vote!

Database Connectivity and Data Access
by Daniel M. Hendricks
Language: Active Server Pages/VBScript

This article shows various connection strings, used to connect to various databases in Windows, as well as methods to access and modify data. Some connection strings may require client software to be installed, but most work with Windows 2000.

Lewies Coding Standards
by Lewis E. Moten III
Language: Active Server Pages/VBScript

Peer into the brains of a professional programmer to learn how to become a better coder and more easily maintain your code for management and easily allow others to understand.

Beginners guide > Making a Simple DLL and using it in ASP
by snowboardr
Language: Active Server Pages/VBScript

Shows how to use a DLL made in Visual Basic in your ASP page, it is very simple, yet is very nice and useful! This is a beginners example, I just learned how to do this myself.

Who Stole the Cookies ?
by Hirapara sanjay
Language: Active Server Pages/VBScript

INTERNET cookies are incredibly simple, but they are one of those things that have taken on a life of their own. Cookies started receiving tremendous media attention starting February 2000 because of the Internet privacy concerns. The debate still rages on.

A Practical Guide to Active Server Pages
by Manas Tungare
Language: Active Server Pages/VBScript

This practical guide aims to be a complete programming guide as well as a reference for the serious ASP programmer.

You don't have the time to rummage through 1000-page thick books? You don't have the time to sift through jokes & wisecracks? This is the right resource for you ...

This guide does not assume any prior knowledge of ASP, and starts from the ground up. The chapters are organized according to the increasing complexity of ASP scripts that you will be writi ... (see entry for full description)

___XML as Data Source Part 1 of 3 (Updated)
by Amit Mathur
Language: Active Server Pages/VBScript

Learn whatever you ever wanted to know about XML and ASP. This article starts from the very basics and ultimately creates something useful. Written in an easy to understand language. Unlike other articles which contain a lot of technical jargon, this article rather emphasises on showing by doing. Give it a good reading. Comments and suggestions are always welcome. Thanks.

A Complete Database Accessing Web Site!
by Bob Lee
Language: Active Server Pages/VBScript

This article not only includes the complete source code for a database driven web site that the author created, but includes a detailed description on how it works!

MySQL & ASP tutorial [Just added: dsn-less]
by snowboardr
Language: Active Server Pages/VBScript

Learn how to Install MySQL, import an Access database into MySQL database, and display data on a ASP page. Step by step tutorial with screenshots! Please leave questions or comments.. Updates: I have included a dsn-less connection!

Verifying Email Addresses the new way!
by Bingo Solutions
Language: Active Server Pages/VBScript

Today, two of the biggest assets a portal has are its users and the data about them. As the database grows, its important that the information being collected is accurate or else it would be worthless. While there are many things like the name, age or profession of a user which a site cannot verify without using a third-part solution, there is the e-mail address of users which can and must be verified. Today, more than 75% of portals verify e-m ... (see entry for full description)

An Introduction to Java Servlets
by Hirapara sanjay
Language: Active Server Pages/VBScript

Java servlets are making headlines these days, claiming to solve many of the problems associated with CGI and proprietary server APIs. In this article I will describe the overall servlet architecture and what you need to develop your application with servlets. I will use several code examples to show you how to use the Servlet API, and compare it with CGI and proprietary server APIs where appropriate.

ASP Component programming [tutorial]
by SerweX
Language: Active Server Pages/VBScript

[By_ Shahin Noursalehi Contact:] Happy New Year! step by step article/applications about how to ASP Component programming in VB... Note: At 1st, just take a look at step_by_step_comp folder!!! (Any feedbacks welcome)

Automating Tasks with WSH
by Mark Lidstone
Language: Active Server Pages/VBScript

The purpose of this article is to show how to run tasks at regular intervals without having to access an ASP script with your web browser manually.

Sending emails from asp by reading them from text files
by Bingo Solutions
Language: Active Server Pages/VBScript

In this tutorial, I will share a good site function with you. I will show a good method which can be used to send emails to users. The tutorial will focus on sending e-mails to users(using ASP Email) by opening text files in which e-mail text is stored. At the end, I will present a good example of everything dicussed by building a "Forgot Login" application.

How To Secure Your ASP Applications (Original)
by Guo Xu
Language: Active Server Pages/VBScript

This is the original article written by me about ASP security holes and prevention. I published it on Neworder few months ago and noticed it got completely stolen (just cut and paste but my name replaced by his) by some guy called Faisal Arif. My proof that I uncovered his fake didn't impress him: (Original Post) so I contacted PSC who removed him. Have fun reading the original :)


Newest Tutorials

String Cleanser (ASCII only)
by Scouse Mouse
7/31/2009 7:56:19 AM

Language: Active Server Pages/VBScript

Simple include function to loop through a given string and (a) concatenate it to the maximum length, (b) silently drop any unwanted characters and (c) pad all single quotes with a 2nd single quote (for using in MS-SQL statements).

Grab free Geo IP data via IP query that works 100%
by Robert Eriksson
7/3/2009 7:52:24 AM

Language: Active Server Pages/VBScript

To grab Geo Ip data from other pages that works!

Email Validation
by AciD Killa
6/17/2009 5:02:24 PM

Language: Active Server Pages/VBScript

To validate email addresses :)

ASP with AJAX(complete refernce)
by Harjot Singh
4/7/2009 4:03:04 PM

Language: Active Server Pages/VBScript

It is a complete reference to ASP.NET and AJAX programming. Plz vote for me

How to Write Class in ASP
by Rahmat Dhona
2/12/2009 10:48:24 PM

Language: Active Server Pages/VBScript

to demonstrate how to write a class in ASP

Delete All Cookies (Working)
by Milani, Bruno
6/23/2008 5:07:07 PM

Language: Active Server Pages/VBScript

Delete all cookies using method for each.

Color Ghost
6/5/2008 4:31:31 AM

Language: Active Server Pages/VBScript

Provides an interface to choose from more than 125 colors to be used in html and elsewhere.

Catch HTML output of current page (With full code)
by Farshad Deliri
3/14/2008 5:05:26 AM

Language: Active Server Pages/VBScript

On this article you'll learn how to catch the output HTML of an page.

My Simple Pagination Tutorial for an Access Database
by Matt DeKok
10/6/2007 7:40:23 PM

Language: Active Server Pages/VBScript

This is a very simple tutorial to follow for adding pagination to a page that connects to an Access database. The download is a tutorial that I wrote in HTML format. Please vote for my code and comments are always nice.

Event handling in ASP.NET
by MJ Services
8/4/2007 2:06:15 AM

Language: Active Server Pages/VBScript

Event handling in ASP.NET Big change from old ASP.