Flattening object with AutoMapper

I blogged about basic concept of AutoMapper before. AutoMapper supports flattening complex object model into DTO or other simple object model. For example, domain model usually has complex object model with many associations between them, but view model has flat object model. We can map domain object model to view object model with AutoMapper’s flattening. … Continue reading Flattening object with AutoMapper



In programing we often need to map one object to another. For example, suppose you are working with MVC pattern and you need to map your domain model with view model. This kind of mapping code are time consuming to write and not easy to test. So why not use a tool which take the … Continue reading AutoMapper

Populate drop down list from enum in ASP.NET web form

Drop down list is used to show various items on the user interface to select one from them. It is very useful specially when we have not much space in the user interface. When user click on the list then it drop with all the information, from which one can be selected. It is so … Continue reading Populate drop down list from enum in ASP.NET web form

Scaffolding in ASP.NET MVC 4.0

Scaffolding is one of the nice feature in ASP.NET MVC. The main purpose of scaffolding is it creates a starting point of code for you. Whatever application you are developing, you need to create Controller, Action Methods, Views and probably a database connection. Without scaffolding you need to do almost similar kind of job every … Continue reading Scaffolding in ASP.NET MVC 4.0