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  • Adam Freeman
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Abstract

In Chapter 17, you saw how action methods can return ActionResult objects. As you learned, the most commonly used action result is ViewResult, which causes a view to be rendered and returned to the client. You have seen views being used in many examples already, so you know roughly what they do. In this chapter, I focus and clarify that knowledge. I begin by showing you how the MVC Framework handles ViewResults using view engines, including demonstrating how to create a custom view engine. Next, I will describe techniques for working effectively with the built-in Razor View Engine. Then I will cover how to create and use partial views, child actions, and Razor sections, which are all essential topics for effective MVC development. Table 20-1 provides the summary for this chapter.

Keywords

Action Method Child Action Code Fragment Visual Studio Partial View 
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© Adam Freeman 2013

Authors and Affiliations

  • Adam Freeman
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  1. 1.MILTON KEYNESUK

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