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The ASP.NET controls that you can use to display data and let users update it.

  1. Recommended Resources for ASP.NET Data Access

    This topic provides links to documentation resources about how to access data in ASP.NET web applications, primarily by using the Entity Framework and SQL Server.

  2. ListView Control - Overview

    This article illustrates how to let users edit, sort, and page data, without requiring you to write code.

  3. ListView Control - Paging and Sorting Data

    In this walkthrough, you work with the ListView control, which enables you to display data from a data source in a format that you define by using templates.

  4. ListView Control - Modifying Data

    This walkthrough shows you how to display and update data by using the ListView control.

  5. ListView Control - Using CSS to style data

    This blog entry shows how to use a clean, CSS-based approach to styling data in a ListView control.

  6. GridView Control - Overview

    This article illustrates how to use the GridView control to let users view, edit, and delete data from many different kinds of data sources.

  7. GridView Control - Modifying Data

    This article shows how to let users modify data using the GridView control.

  8. SqlDataSource control - Using Stored Procedures

    This walkthrough shows you how to display data in the GridView control by using a stored procedure.

  9. Chart Control - Overview

    This article describes how to use the ASP.NET Chart control, which lets you charts and graphs for complex statistical or financial analysis.

  10. Chart Control - Basic Tutorial

    This tutorial demonstrates how to add the Chart control to a page, and how to add data, titles, legends, and annotations to a chart.

  11. Chart Control - Binding to a Database

    This tutorial shows how to bind database data to a chart, and how to use tooltips and adjust the axis labels in a chart.

  12. Chart Control - Customizing with Events

    This tutorial shows how to use events to customize a chart, such as adding a custom marker at the maximum data point.

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ASP.NET Web Forms Books

Microsoft's Jon Galloway recommends these books for learning ASP.NET Web Forms:

Beginning ASP.NET 4.5: in C# and VB

Beginning ASP.NET 4.5: in C# and VB

by Imar Spaanjaars

Professional ASP.NET 4.5 in C# and VB

Professional ASP.NET 4.5 in C# and VB

by Jason N. Gaylord, Christian Wenz, Pranav Rastogi, Todd Miranda, Scott Hanselman

Pro ASP.NET 4 in C# 2010

Pro ASP.NET 4 in C# 2010

by Matthew MacDonald