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Posted on 2006-07-21
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Hi

I am using asp.net 2.0 and I have a server control that contains a javascript file as an embedded resource. I don't really know much about embedded resources - I got this example off the internet.

In the dll for the server control there is a javascript file. This has a build action of embedded resource.

When i use the server control in a web application the js file is not being found and i get a javascript error. When i include the javascript in the page directly, everything is ok.

I know i need to add some code like this:
//syntax: [assembly: WebResource("{namespace}.{filename}", "{content-type}")]
[assembly: WebResource("AJE.Web2.Controls.UI.AutoComplete.js", "text/javascript")]


but i don't know where to put it. I tried putting it in the AssemblyInfo.cs file in the project of the server contol but that has not fixed the problem.

How do i get the web application using the server control to find the embedded resource.

Thanks very much for any help you can give.
andrea
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Question by:andieje
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by:TheMehrdad
ID: 17159105
Hi, You have to tell me more about the problem to solve it.
Do you use the component as a referenced dll or add the source code of the component to your project?
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by:Bob Learned
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Have you seen this article?  And, if you did, did you follow the instructions?

WebResource ASP.NET 2.0 explained
http://www.codeproject.com/aspnet/MyWebResourceProj.asp

Bob
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by:andieje
ID: 17170319
Hi

I used the component as a referenced dll

Thanks andrea

Bob, I've seen similar articles and followed the instructions with no luck :(
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TheMehrdad earned 2000 total points
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Hi andrea,
Let's try this one:
1- Put the code [assembly: WebResource("AJE.Web2.Controls.UI.AutoComplete.js", "text/javascript")] in the AssemblyInfo.cs
2- Add this tag in your page Head tag
    <script language="javascript" type="text/javascript"
         src='<%# this.ClientScript.GetWebResourceUrl(typeof([YOUR COMPONENT TYPE]),"YOUR SCRIPT FULL NAME") %>'>
    </script>

Please be so carefull about the Type of your component and full name of the script.
Good luck
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by:andieje
ID: 17191352
didn't see your reply - trying that today

thanks a lot
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by:andieje
ID: 17205058
Hi

I tried that with no success :(

I am using vb.net and this is what i added:

    <script language="javascript" type="text/javascript"
         src='<%# Me.ClientScript.GetWebResourceUrl(GetType(AJE.Web2.Controls.UI.AutoCompleteDropDownList),"AutoComplete.js") %>'>
    </script>

and i tried
    <script language="javascript" type="text/javascript"
         src='<%# Me.ClientScript.GetWebResourceUrl(GetType(AJE.Web2.Controls.UI.AutoCompleteDropDownList),"AJE.Web2.Controls.UI.AutoComplete.js") %>'>
    </script>


both gave src=''

:(
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by:andieje
ID: 17205125
also tried

I am using vb.net and this is what i added:

    <script language="javascript" type="text/javascript"
         src='<%# Me.ClientScript.GetWebResourceUrl(GetType(AJE.Web2.Controls.UI),"AutoComplete.js") %>'>
    </script>

and i tried
    <script language="javascript" type="text/javascript"
         src='<%# Me.ClientScript.GetWebResourceUrl(GetType(AJE.Web2.Controls.UIAJE.Web2.Controls.UI.AutoComplete.js") %>'>
    </script>


both gave src=''

:(
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