Whether you're new to ASP.NET AJAX or an experienced developer, this book has what you're looking for! With its tutorial-like design, the text covers many basic and advanced topics for building dynamic database driven ASP.NET web applications. Assuring that you have a solid foundation, the text begins by exploring the basics of n-tier applications, databound custom controls, Http modules, and the ASP.NET AJAX extensions. Section II of the text takes all that was previously examined plus much more and puts it into practical use via the construction of ready to use controls for either standalone products or integration into your current project(s). ASP.NET Membership and Profile services are examined along with the AJAX application services enabling for seamless membership and profile integration into our highly rich AJAX-enabled web applications. Watch as the text seamlessly merges AJAX extenders and custom controls to build highly rich user experiences in a reusable object-oriented fashion. The design and construction of all objects and controls are discussed in full detail in a tutorial like format to achieve the desired goal - an in-depth understanding of the underlying technology so that you can not only use our projects but modify and design your own! All projects and controls built within the text make heavy use of AJAX technologies enabling a lucid understanding of real-world implementations. With its practical approach to constructing reusable object-oriented ASP.NET AJAX controls, ASP.NET AJAX Programming Tricks is a must for anyone with the desire to build or hone their ASP.NET AJAX programming skills.