Andrew Connell

Fitz talks about web parts in SharePoint & ASP.NET 2.0

Mike Fitzmaurice posted today about where the web part development convergence is headed with WSS and ASP.NET 2.0. Basically, the next version of WSS (v3) is being written with ASP.NET 2.0 and all WSS v3 web parts will be ASP.NET 2.0 native web parts (so they’ll work in both applications). ASP.NET 2.0 Web Parts rock. We in SharePoint-land love them. We’re building “v3” on ASP.NET 2.0. But none of that matters right now if you have to deliver code for today’s SharePoint sites and portals. And this advice comes from both me in WSS/SPS-land and the Whidbey Program Manager responsible for ASP.NET 2.0 Web Parts. Here’s the official word on Whidbey/WSS interoperability and compatibility: ... » Read mode: Keep Writing SharePoint Web Parts Until (at least) 2006...

Mike Fitzmaurice posted today about where the web part development convergence is headed with WSS and ASP.NET 2.0. Basically, the next version of WSS (v3) is being written with ASP.NET 2.0 and all WSS v3 web parts will be ASP.NET 2.0 native web parts (so they’ll work in both applications).

ASP.NET 2.0 Web Parts rock. We in SharePoint-land love them. We’re building “v3” on ASP.NET 2.0. But none of that matters right now if you have to deliver code for today’s SharePoint sites and portals. And this advice comes from both me in WSS/SPS-land and the Whidbey Program Manager responsible for ASP.NET 2.0 Web Parts. Here’s the official word on Whidbey/WSS interoperability and compatibility: …

» Read mode: Keep Writing SharePoint Web Parts Until (at least) 2006

Andrew Connell
Developer & Chief Course Artisan, Voitanos LLC. | Microsoft MVP
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Andrew Connell is a web developer with a focus on Microsoft Azure & Microsoft 365. He’s received Microsoft’s MVP award every year since 2005 and has helped thousands of developers through the various courses he’s authored & taught. Andrew’s the founder of Voitanos and is dedicated to delivering industry-leading on-demand video training to professional developers. He lives with his wife & two kids in Florida.