ASP.NET database tutorials for Expression Web and VWD Users
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database tutorials for Everyone
We offer a number of
basic database tutorials that get you started working with simple, single table databases using the asp.net controls that come
with Expression Web and Visual Web Developer or Visual Studio Express.
database tutorials for members only
Site members have access to
advanced database tutorials including work with multi-table relational databases, and related topics of common
These tutorials were originally created to ease the pain for users migrating
from FrontPage to Expression Web with the goal of showing how to accomplish all the
things (and more) with Expression and its ASP.NET controls that could easily be
accomplished with databases using the Wizards and Bots of FrontPage. The
tutorials have evolved over time and now include complete, somewhat advanced
database driven solutions.
While the tutorials use a SQL Express database, Access users should still be
able to follow along, realizing there may be slight differences in some details.
To see an example of what can be accomplished with the technology used
in these tutorials, visit
, a site we built using Expression Web, Visual Web Developer Express, and
If you find an error in these tutorials, or have a suggestion for added
tutorials, use the contact form on this site to contact HomePage Doctor.
These tutorials are intended for your
use as a learning aid. While we believe them to be correct, they have not been extensively tested, and are not
guaranteed to be optimum solutions or, for that matter, to even be 100% correct.
There may be better solutions. HomePage Doctor assumes no liability for your use
of the material here. This material is intended for educational purposes only.
HomePage Doctor claims no originality in these tutorials; the knowledge they present has been
developed by learning from a combination of reference books, online resources,
and other web developers on the
forums listed below.
If you need help
If you have questions or difficulties beyond these tutorials, assistance is
available on the forums (links provided below). The forums are by far the
quickest way to get assistance. HomePage Doctor does not offer private
consulting services; however, if there is an error in the tutorials, please use
on this site to let us know so we can promptly address the issue.
forum is the best place for getting database and coding assistance
Expression Web & Super Preview
forum is the best place for help laying out a website design and using
Expression Web as your design tool.
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