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Learning Angular for .NET Developers

By : Rajesh Gunasundaram
Book Image

Learning Angular for .NET Developers

By: Rajesh Gunasundaram

Overview of this book

Are you are looking for a better, more efficient, and more powerful way of building front-end web applications? Well, look no further, you have come to the right place! This book comprehensively integrates Angular version 4 into your tool belt, then runs you through all the new options you now have on hand for your web apps without bogging you down. The frameworks, tools, and libraries mentioned here will make your work productive and minimize the friction usually associated with building server-side web applications. Starting off with building blocks of Angular version 4, we gradually move into integrating TypeScript and ES6. You will get confident in building single page applications and using Angular for prototyping components. You will then move on to building web services and full-stack web application using ASP.NET WebAPI. Finally, you will learn the development process focused on rapid delivery and testability for all application layers.
Table of Contents (16 chapters)
Title Page
About the Author
About the Reviewers
Customer Feedback


AngularJS used the ngRoute module to run simple routers with basic features. It enables deep linking of URLs to components and views by mapping the path to the routes configured using the $routeProvider service. AngularJS 1.x needs the ngRoute module to be installed to implement routing in an application.

Angular introduced a Component Router that deep links the URL request and navigates to the template or view. It passes parameters, if any, to the respective component that is annotated for this route.

The core concept of Component Routers

Angular uses a Component Router for a view system. It also works on AngularJS 1.x. It supports intercepting routes and providing route-specific values to the loaded component, automatic deep linking, nested, and sibling routes. Let's go through some of the core features of Component Routers.

Setting up a Component Router

A Component Router is not part of the core Angular framework. It comes as part of the Angular NPM bundle as an individual library...