Solved

Implementing Search as we type on a Textbox in .Net (For Address search)

Posted on 2016-08-24
6
108 Views
Last Modified: 2016-09-30
I am using .Net and want to implement a textbox that searches addresses and displays suggestions on a textbox.

The  user should be able to select a relevant address from the suggestions displayed and then use this address for some query further.

We have a table called "ADDRESSES" in the back end on SQL Server (We have 2008-R2 and 2016 available for use)
I think there can be caching or database based method..........

What is the best way to do this?
0
Comment
Question by:Arikkan
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
  • 4
  • 2
6 Comments
 
LVL 12

Accepted Solution

by:
Ramkisan Jagtap earned 500 total points
ID: 41770065
1
 

Author Comment

by:Arikkan
ID: 41770559
Thanks Ram. I found the documentation for the extender at this site as well:
http://www.ajaxcontroltoolkit.com/AutoComplete/AutoComplete.aspx
0
 

Author Comment

by:Arikkan
ID: 41778672
Is there any other way to implement this ?
0
Salesforce Made Easy to Use

On-screen guidance at the moment of need enables you & your employees to focus on the core, you can now boost your adoption rates swiftly and simply with one easy tool.

 
LVL 12

Assisted Solution

by:Ramkisan Jagtap
Ramkisan Jagtap earned 500 total points
ID: 41779286
Hello SHANCHAT972,

Other way could be using JQuery  and a webservice to get the values from the database.
Please refer the following URL:
http://www.aspsnippets.com/Articles/Populate-jQuery-AutoComplete-TextBox-from-Database-using-Web-Service-in-ASPNet.aspx
1
 

Author Comment

by:Arikkan
ID: 41824127
This is a good resource to return and select the ID of the selected information in the Textbox.

http://stackoverflow.com/questions/17349875/ajax-autocomplete-extender-and-get-id-of-selected-item
0

Featured Post

Independent Software Vendors: We Want Your Opinion

We value your feedback.

Take our survey and automatically be enter to win anyone of the following:
Yeti Cooler, Amazon eGift Card, and Movie eGift Card!

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Because your company can’t afford for you to make SEO mistakes, you’ll want to ensure you’re taking the right steps each and every time you post a new piece of content. This list of optimization do’s and don’ts can help you become an SEO wizard.
A Stored Procedure in Microsoft SQL Server is a powerful feature that it can be used to execute the Data Manipulation Language (DML) or Data Definition Language (DDL). Depending on business requirements, a single Stored Procedure can return differe…
This videos aims to give the viewer a basic demonstration of how a user can query current session information by using the SYS_CONTEXT function
Viewers will learn how to use the UPDATE and DELETE statements to change or remove existing data from their tables. Make a table: Update a specific column given a specific row using the UPDATE statement: Remove a set of values using the DELETE s…

617 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question