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Posted By:      Posted Date: April 14, 2011    Points: 0   Category :ASP.Net


I feel like this should be simple but I'm fairly new to asp.net and programming in general. Here it goes and I understand it may be too complicated for a forum but Im getting lots of conflicting advise so I figure I'll ask.

Im looking to create a basic profile page. I need fields for name, address, phone, etc. The user will input the data and submit. The data will then be entered into a sql table. The table should be viewable/editable from the backend admin page.

I have some experience using data controls and sqldataconnections. I have a sql database created already, I just need the best way implement the connection. I would prefer (for aesthetics) to be able to use asp server controls like textboxes and buttons, rather then datacontrols but I have been trying to use detailsview to no avail. Any advice would be great. I'm also comfortable with javascript functions . Thanks

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