Language

[How Do I:] Share Data Between Client JavaScript and Server Code Using a Hidden Field

By Chris Pels|21 minutes|
In this video Chris Pels will show how to share data in between JavaScript and server-side code by using a hidden field in an ASP.NET page. Next, learn how to use the RegisterHiddenField method in server-side code to programmatically create a hidden field on the client. In addition, see how to programmatically create a HiddenField server control for sharing data on an ASP.NET page. Finally, use the RegisterArrayDeclaration method to create a container in server code for storing multiple values that is rendered to the page where it can be accessed by JavaScript.

DOWNLOADS: Code (C#)|Code (VB)|MP3|MP4|WMV

This article was originally created on March 13, 2008

Author Information

Chris Pels

Chris Pels – Chris has been instrumental in the architecture, development, and implementation of a wide variety of business systems and databases as a technology consultant since 1986. He has extensive experience in business analysis, technical specifications, database design, several programming languages including C# and VB.NET, and statistical analysis. He holds a Ph.D. from The University of Michigan and has been a speaker at Microsoft TechEd, Microsoft DevDays, VSLive, numerous events in New England