I recently had some work that required a series of checkboxes to be displayed in a view that relate to permissions for a user. The use case was that a user could be a member of one or many groups and those groups determined the level of access within...

Sometimes, we are fortunate enough to work with a large team which means we all have parts to play. As a developer, that part would often be to cut as much code as possible and keep the project on track. In this situation, deployment may not be something to...

There are a number of resources out there that describe how to do DropdownLists in MVC. In my opinion, none of them gave me stable, re-usable code that I could implement. This is the way that I do dropdownlists so hopefully it will help some of you.

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For those of you who use Telerik's KendoUI grids, you would know that the grids have a heavy focus on javascript. In fact, a large proportion of grid configuration results in client-side changes.

I have been doing a lot of work in MVC lately. Specifically, working with a WCF backend service which serves up data for the MVC UI layer. The layers are quite structured but the base layer of the entire application is the Data Project. This project is a series...

Bootstrap v3 has some very nice implementations of boolean selectors. You can read the documentation here – http://getbootstrap.com/javascript/#buttons.

I have modified the default functionality to incorporate some formatting. More importantly, I have a small block of javascript that will make MVC integration much easier. It’s also generic enough to have...

EDITOR NOTE: This approach is obsolete since the release of Bootstrap v3. See this post for more details.

The bootstrap btn-group “toggle” functionality is quite nice and very intuitive. Here is an EditorTemplate for MVC that will format all boolean model fields as Bootstrap button groups.

I recently stumbled across a great resource relating to images. We've all been in the situation where we need to mock up a page quickly. To make the page appear more realistic, it really should have some neatly aligned and floated images or different shapes and sizes. Until now,...