Create Project

Syncfusion provides the Visual Studio Project Templates for the Syncfusion ASP.NET platform to create Syncfusion ASP.NET Web Application or Syncfusion ASP.NET Web Site.

IMPORTANT

The Syncfusion ASP.NET Website templates are available from v12.2.0.36 and the Syncfusion ASP.NET Web Application templates are available from v13.3.0.7.

Use the following steps to create the Syncfusion ASP.NET (Essential JS 1) Application through the Visual Studio Project Template:

  1. To create a Syncfusion ASP.NET (Essential JS 1) Web Forms project, follow either one of the options below:

    Option 1
    Click Syncfusion Menu and choose Essential Studio for ASP.NET Web Forms (EJ1) > Create New Syncfusion Web Project… or Create New Syncfusion WebSite Project… in Visual Studio.

    Choose Syncfusion ASP.NET Web Application or Syncfusion ASP.NET Web Site from Visual Studio new project dialog via Syncfusion menu

    NOTE

    In Visual Studio 2019, Syncfusion menu is available under Extensions in Visual Studio menu.

    Option 2
    Choose File > New > Project and navigate to Syncfusion > Web > Syncfusion ASP.NET Web Application or Syncfusion ASP.NET Web Site in Visual Studio.

    Choose Syncfusion ASP.NET Web Application or Syncfusion ASP.NET Web Site from Visual Studio new project dialog

  2. Name the Project, choose the destination location, and set the .NET Framework of the project, and then click OK. The Syncfusion ASP.NET WebSite or Web Application project is created.

    NOTE

    Minimum target Framework is 3.5 for Syncfusion ASP.NET Project Templates.

  3. The required Syncfusion Assembly references, Scripts, and CSS and required Web.config entries have been added to the project.

    References of Syncfusion Essential JS 1 ASP.NET Web Forms project

    Scripts and Themes of Syncfusion Essential JS 1 ASP.NET Web Forms project

    Web.config references of Syncfusion Essential JS 1 ASP.NET Web Forms project

  4. Then, Syncfusion licensing registration required message box will be shown, if you installed the trial setup or NuGet packages since Syncfusion introduced the licensing system from 2018 Volume 2 (v16.2.0.41) Essential Studio release. Navigate to the help topic, which is shown in the licensing message box to generate and register the Syncfusion license key to your project. Refer to this blog post for understanding the licensing changes introduced in Essential Studio.

    Syncfusion license registration information message box for Syncfusion Essential JS 1 ASP.NET Web Forms project