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Making .NET's command line available inside Visual Studio

The .NET command line is probably not used very frequently by AVR for .NET coders. But for those needing to achieve AVR for .NET to AVR Classic interoperability, it's a necessity. This article shows how to configure Visual Studio for easy .NET command line access.

Getting to know AVR for NET

This document introduces several of the unique and powerful features of ASNA Visual RPG for .NET (AVR). Whether you're a traditional RPG programmer with little or no experience with other languages, or a veteran VB/C# programmer, this document provides an overview of several of AVR's language concepts and syntactical details.

Browsers supported for ASNA products

This page provides the current list of browsers on which web-based ASNA products are specifically tested.

How to create a dropdown list in Mobile RPG

This article discusses how to use the DDSList control to provide a dropdown element for a Mobile RPG record format.

Working with the ASP.NET ListView and row and column clicks

The ListView is a worthy alternative to the GridView control. With the ListView control, you are 100% in charge of the markup produced. This makes the ListView much better suited to pages where you need complete control over the markup, such as when you're using a CSS framwork like BootStrap. However, the ListView's model for determining row clicks is quite different from the GridView. This article shows how to determine what row and column got clicked with the ListView.

How to limit IBM i jobs in complex ASP.NET web apps

A very important consideration for AVR for .NET ASP.NET websites is managing IBM i jobs. This article discusses how to ensure that an AVR for .NET website doesn't create more IBM i jobs than necessary.

How find what ASPX page is causing orphan IBM i jobs

Despite your best efforts, your ASNA Visual RPG web application may be launching way more IBM i jobs than necessary. This article offers a few tips on finding the cause of orphaned IBM i jobs associated with your ASNA Visual RPG web app.

Increase web app performance with DataGate connection pooling

DataGate's connection pooling is a way to improve website performance by reusing existing server-side jobs for ASNA Visual RPG for .NET ASP.NET Web apps.

How to configure DataGate to run in a different subsystem

By default, DataGate for IBM i will be configured to run in the QINTER subsystem. This document describes how to change the subsystem.

Using ASP.NET routing with AVR for .NET ASP.NET Web apps

ASP.NET's WebForms acquired a semantic, or "friendly", routing feature several years ago. Routing is built into .NET and works great with ASNA Visual RPG.

Error: " CPF 1296 – Signon information required"

Receiving error: " CPF 1296 – Signon information required" when trying to sign into Wings or Mobile RPG application

Understanding AVR for .NET data types

The article compares corresponding data types for AVR, to data types in the .NET Framework, C#, and VB.NET. It shows how AVR implements .NET's data types.