Friday, October 17, 2008

ASP.NET Application Life Cycle Overview for IIS 5.0 and 6.0

ASP.NET Application Life Cycle Overview for IIS 5.0 and 6.0
This topic outlines the life cycle of ASP.NET applications, listing important life-cycle events and describing how code that you write can fit into the application life cycle. The information in this topic applies to IIS 5.0 and IIS 6.0. For information about the ASP.NET application life cycle in IIS 7.0, see
ASP.NET Application Life Cycle Overview for IIS 7.0.
Within ASP.NET, several processing steps must occur for an ASP.NET application to be initialized and process requests. Additionally, ASP.NET is only one piece of the Web server architecture that services requests made by browsers. It is important for you to understand the application life cycle so that you can write code at the appropriate life cycle stage for the effect you intend.

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