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ASP.NET viewstate contains some string value when EnableViewState = false

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Hi folks:

I am just wondering why does __VIEWSTATE contains some string even though the EnableViewState of the Page directive is set to false

<input type="hidden" name="__EVENTTARGET" id="__EVENTTARGET" value="" />
<input type="hidden" name="__EVENTARGUMENT" id="__EVENTARGUMENT" value="" />
<input type="hidden" name="__VIEWSTATE" id="__VIEWSTATE" value="/wEPDwUKMjAzNTA0MDYxNmRkMOKzXoJgwx6E5VJgNEfefobX0kE=" />

thanks
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by:rxraza
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Actually I was able to decode that value

http://www.pluralsight.com/tools.aspx

ViewState decoder is the program that would decode viewstate

thanks for the link anyways.
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