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Roadblocks utilizing ASP.NET 3.5 and ASP.NET AJAX

Below is a listing of known bugs of the ASP.NET 3.5 and ASP.NET AJAX and the resolution.

Calendar control extender

Problem: Calendar extender would show random transparent weird popup upon clicking. (unbelievable that this can pass QA in the first place)
Resolution: Add a dummy CalendarExtender outside of updatepanel. The calendarextender might need to associate with a dummy invisible textbox and invisble image button too.


ASP.NET AJAX CalenderExtender again, this time on the days cells being blocked.

Problem: If you have a couple of CalenderExtender in your page and asking UI designer to design the CSS separately. You would be very likely getting this. The problem is the td, tr and div tag being overridden by the CSS .

Resolution: Have a more specific CSS for your calendarextender. The rule of CSS is the most specific one prevail.Use this (MyCalendar) in the CssClass attribute of …