The latest fad is to create Carousels to display images, and allow for easy navigation. I have not been able to find any .NET controls to enable you to create a Carousel on a web page.
So I set myself the task of generating a web page control to allow for easy, managed code, configuration of a Carousel Control in .NET
The end product is a small DLL that can be dragged and dropped in to your ASP.NET application or Website
The project solution was generated using Visual Studio 2008 Pro,with a Target Framework of ".NET Framework 2.0"
How to use the Carousel
Okay, so now I've built the Carousel Control, you now want to to know how to use it?
First create a new WebSite
Add the Carousel.dll or a project reference to your website
On the web page register the control (or add it to your web.config)
Then add the control to the page, as seen below
- Next in the code behind you need to add to the CarouselDetail collection, which will add the images, links to the Carousel
And that is it, the more you add to the CarouselDetail collection the more items will appear on the Carousel.