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Guide to the API

Documentation on how to use the SignalR Hubs API. For authorization API, see the Security tab.

  1. Hubs API Guide - Server

    By Tom Dykstra and Patrick Fletcher||Level 100 : Beginner

    This document provides an introduction to programming the server side of the ASP.NET SignalR Hubs API for SignalR version 2, with code samples demonstrating common options. The SignalR Hubs API ena...

  2. Hubs API Guide - JavaScript Client

    By Tom Dykstra and Patrick Fletcher||Level 100 : Beginner

    This document provides an introduction to using the Hubs API for SignalR version 2 in JavaScript clients, such as browsers and Windows Store (WinJS) applications. The SignalR Hubs API enables you t...

  3. Hubs API Guide - .NET Client

    By Tom Dykstra and Patrick Fletcher||Level 100 : Beginner

    This document provides an introduction to using the Hubs API for SignalR version 2 in .NET clients, such as Windows Store (WinRT), WPF, Silverlight, and console applications. The SignalR Hubs API e...

  4. Understanding and Handling Connection Lifetime Events in SignalR

    By Tom Dykstra and Patrick Fletcher||Level 300 : Intermediate

    This article describes the connection, reconnection, and disconnection events exposed by the Hubs API.

  5. Working with Groups

    By Tom FitzMacken and Patrick Fletcher|

    This article describes how to use Groups with the Hub API.

  6. Mapping Users to Connections

    By Tom FitzMacken|

    This topic shows how to retain information about users and their connections. Patrick Fletcher helped write this topic. Software versions used in this topic Visual Studio 2013 .NET 4.5 SignalR vers...

ASP.NET SignalR Books

The ASP.NET team recommends these books for learning ASP.NET SignalR:

SignalR: Real-time Application Development

SignalR: Real-time Application Development

by Einar Ingebrigtsen

SignalR Programming in Microsoft ASP.NET

SignalR Programming in Microsoft ASP.NET

by Jose M. Aguilar

SignalR Blueprints

SignalR Blueprints

by Einar Ingebrigtsen