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How to call page methods from a Master page ?

Posted By:      Posted Date: October 15, 2010    Points: 0   Category :ASP.Net


I have written web methods in code behind and I'm able to call them using PageMethods.(method name) in an ordinary aspx page.

If I'm trying to call the webmethods in a master page using PageMethods.(method name), it is throwing a jscript error pagemethods

is undefined.

My code is like this:


    public static string[] GetTimes()
        dt1 = DateTime.Now;
        string[] a = { };
        a[0] = dt1.ToUniversalTime().Subtract(new TimeSpan(5, 0, 0)).ToString("HH:mm");
        a[1] = dt1.ToUniversalTime().ToString("HH:mm");
        a[2] = dt1.ToUniversalTime().AddHours(0d).ToString("HH:mm");
        a[3] = dt1.ToUniversalTime().AddHours(8d).ToString("HH:mm");
        return a;

<script language="javascript">

  function UpdateNYCTime() {

      PageMethods.GetTimes(times, OnSucceeded);

 function OnSucceeded(result, userContext, methodName) {
   $get('spanNYC').innerHTML = result[0].toString(); 




Any Suggestions ? If I cannot call page methods from master page page, is there any another way of calling them ?




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