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Learning Angular for .NET Developers

By : Rajesh Gunasundaram
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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

Creating an ASP.NET core web application

Let's start this chapter by creating an ASP.NET Core web application. I am assuming that you have Visual Studio 2017 or a later version installed in your development environment. Follow these steps to create the application:

  1. Open Visual Studio and click on the menu item by navigating to File | New | Project.
  2. Navigate to Visual C# from the installed template and select Web.

  1. Then, select ASP.NET Core Web Application and enter the application name as My Todo, as shown in the following screenshot:

Creating a project named My Todo

  1. Select the ASP.NET Core Empty template and click on Ok to create the project, as illustrated:

Select an empty ASP.NET Core template

The solution structure of the My Todo application that we created is shown in the following screenshot:

The default solution structure of My Todo

The Startup class is the entry point of an ASP.NET Core web application. The Configure method in the Startup class is used to set up a request pipeline to handle...