Active Server Pages (ASP), also known as Classic ASP or ASP Classic, was Microsoft's first server-side script-engine for dynamically-generated web pages. The introduction of ASP.NET led to use of the term Classic ASP for the original technology.

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Ways to modularize blocks of code in ASP Classic

I have one huge file.asp with all my reports. I have modularized the page using querystring, so this creates a lot of "virtual pages" with Report #1, Report #2, and so on. I have some blocks of code ...
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using parent child windows - is chrome phasing this out?

I use child pop ups extensively in my browser based web application. Examples include using child to search for information which is passed back down to parent form that is updated or I use child to ...
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Upgrading old ASP classic to newer standards [duplicate]

For the past year I have been working in a Classic ASP \ ASP.net hybrid. The website has 1M+ hits daily. The code, as you can imagine, is very hard to navigate. There are 200+ files. Dozens of ...
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quick approach to migrate classic asp project to asp.net [duplicate]

Recently we got a requirement for converting a classic asp project to asp.net. This one is really a very old project created around 2002/2003. It consists of around 50 asp pages. I found very little ...
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A little code to allow word substitution depending on user

I'm creating a demo web app in html in order for people to physically see and comment on the app prior to committing to a proper build. Whilst the proper app will be database driven, my demo is just ...
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Best practices: Ajax and server side scripting with stored procedures

I need to rebuild an old huge website and probably to port everyting to ASP.NET and jQuery and I would like to ask for some suggestion and tips. Actually the website uses: Ajax (client site with ...
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Http handler for classic ASP application for introducing a layer between client and server

I've a huge classic ASP application where in thousands of users manage their company/business data. Currently this is not multi-user so that application users can create users and authorize them to ...
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Web application to a multiplatform phone app

I'm really lost here so I hope some can help me. I have to develop a phone application on every platform so i tough of using phonegap. Seems pretty nice. I have a web application coded in classic ...
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How to make Classic ASP interesting if you are stuck with it?

I used to work on a really small outsourcing company (4 programmers and the boss), then when the stress and the frequent long shifts made the situation unbearable I made the switch to a better paid ...
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Should I achieve validation by handling errors in classic ASP?

I came across this while modifying an old ASP application: ON ERROR RESUME NEXT ivalue = CDATE(ivalue) IF err.number > 0 THEN ivalue = CDATE(date) END IF err.clear This doesn't look like ...