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Need to show real-time status, as long process is running

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Last Modified: 2012-10-20
Using ASP.NET, and ajax update-panels already.  Have this 'Process' button, which starts
a long synchronous process, where it is doing some work with the database.  Based on items
selected, this process could take long time to finish, maybe 10-15 minutes.  I need to show
the user real-time, as parts of the long process is finished.  Have a label at the bottom,
but this shows up with all the detailed statuses, after the process is finished,
which really does not help the user.  What if it has hung up.

While the process is running, how do we update that label at the same time this process is
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