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ASP.NET Core 2 Fundamentals

By : Onur Gumus, Mugilan T. S. Ragupathi
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ASP.NET Core 2 Fundamentals

By: Onur Gumus, Mugilan T. S. Ragupathi

Overview of this book

The book sets the stage with an introduction to web applications and helps you build an understanding of the tried-and-true MVC architecture. You learn all about views, from what is the Razor view engine to tagging helpers. You gain insight into what models are, how to bind them, and how to migrate database using the correct model. As you get comfortable with the world of ASP.NET, you learn about validation and routing. You also learn the advanced concepts, such as designing Rest Buy (a RESTful shopping cart application), creating entities for it, and creating EF context and migrations. By the time you are done reading the book, you will be able to optimally use ASP.NET to develop, unit test, and deploy applications like a pro.
Table of Contents (14 chapters)

Upgrading Our Project to Bootstrap 4

In newer versions of Visual Studio, Bower has been removed. We'll look at upgrading our project to Bootstrap manually. If you are using ASP.NET Core 2.2 or newer, you may not have to do the following steps as these newer versions come with Bootstrap 4.

Follow these steps to our project to Bootstrap:

  1. Open _Layout.cshtml. Update your script references, as follows:


Go to to access the code.

<!DOCTYPE html>
<link rel="stylesheet" href="" integrity="sha384-Zug+QiDoJOrZ5t4lssLdxGhVrurbmBWopoEl+
M6BdEfwnCJZtKxi1KgxUyJq13dy" crossorigin="anonymous">

Note that we should add popper as a UMD module and before bootstrap in the script sections. Also, we added the ValidationScriptsPartial page. That file is generated by the Visual Studio template and includes the client-side validation code that...