ASPRunner.NET - code generator for ASP.NET

ASPRunner.NET creates ASP.NET applications enabling users to search, edit, delete and add data to the Oracle, SQL Server, MS Access, PostgreSQL, or MySQL databases.

Version 8.0 (September 14, 2014)What’s new in this version

 
 

Website off the shelve

With ASPRunner.NET right out of the box you get a complete web application with a set of web pages that all tie together. All of the pages are professionally designed yet highly customizable and offer a wide range of functionality.

  • Multiple color themes and layouts
  • View, add, edit, delete, search, export and print pages out the box
  • So easy to use, you can generate your first ASP website in just minutes
  • No programming required
  • Built-in FTP Client to upload ASP.NET pages to the Web server

Full Customization

Make your website unique! ASPRunner.NET provides you with multiple website layouts, color schemes and advanced WYSIWYG visual editor giving you all the necessary tools to customize the visual appearance of each page with the ease of drag-n-drop.

  • WYSIWYG Visual Editor with drag-n-drop capabilities
  • Multilingual templates. Ability to choose language while logging in
  • Images and documents support
  • Easy integration with existing website
  • Powerful Charts and Reports builder
  • Rich text editor controls

Peace of Mind Security

You will be able to password protect the access to your web applications with very flexible yet robust security and permissioning that comes with ASPRunner.NET right out of the box. You can choose the level of granularity and sophistication for your content protection.Regardless of your business needs with our software your information confidentially is well guarded.

  • Robust website password protection
  • User self-registration, password reminder, and change password pages
  • Flexible user group permissions
  • Online dynamic permission setting
  • CAPTCHA protection
  • Password encryption and strength validation
 
 

Wide range of database support

ASPRunner.NET supports many database types such MS Access, SQL Server, Oracle, MySQL and POstgreSQL. You can also connect to an Excel spreadsheet. Even if you don’t have a database, the software will help you create one.

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Visual Editor

WYSIWYG Visual Editor in ASPRunner.NET allows you to customize the look and feel of your application with ease of drag-n-drop. ASPRunner.NET will present you with the proposed layout for each page. However, all of the elements on the pages can easily be modified. The Visual Editor allows you to drag and drop, copy and paste the objects around the page. For all of the fields and labels on the page you can change the font, size, color, style, indentation, and alignment. The Visual Editor allows you to jump into generated HTML code and make your modifications there.

WYSIWYG Visual Editor

Reports and Charts

ASPRunner.NET let's you build sophisticated color-rich, highly customizable interactive charts and reports to complement your website. You will be able to choose from multiple chart and report types. You can also get a Web Charts and Reports Builder as part of the Enterprise Edition of ASPRunner.NET, which will let you build the charts and reports online.

Just like in the software, Web Charts and Reports Builder offers a large selection of charts and reports that take just minutes to build. You can reuse the same security settings you've establish in the program to decide which data sources you would like to expose to the users, and what permissions those users will have.

Database reports and charts

Application Preview

After you have built your web application, ASPRunner.NET provides you with multiple options how to preview it. The best option is to run your application using built-in Web server. You can also upload files to the remote Web server using FTP client. You can publish your application to our Demo Account Server or simply sign up for our Web hosting specifically dedicated to ASPRunner.NET customers.

Application preview

SQL Editor

ASPRunner.NET automatically creates a SQL query that can be easily modified in the graphical pane or as text. The SQL Editor also allows you to preview the results of your SQL statement, create joins with drag and drop and specify the criteria (where, order by, group by etc).

SQL Editor

Security

ASPRunner.NET allows you to password-protect the access to your web application. You can either hardcode the username and password or store the login combinations in the database. ASPRunner.NET also allows you to set the user groups permission where you can restrict the tables and views, pages, and site functionality either right in the software or online.

Enterprise Edition of ASPRunner.NET adds Active Directory support.

Security

User Login Settings

ASPRunner.NET lets you create a New User Registration page as well as secure your pages from SPAM abusers using CAPTCHA protection, which easily determines whether the user is a computer or a human. You can also restrict the users from entering weak passwords and allow them to request password reminders.

User Login settings

Dynamic Permissions

With dynamic permissions ASPRunner.NET will let you create and modify the permissions and assign users to certain groups right from the generated web application. Every time you will need to modify the permissions, create a new group or assign users to groups you will not have to rebuild your project. Dynamic Permissions are especially helpful in larger corporations where the application security administrators are not the actual users of ASPRunner.NET software.

Dynamic permissions

Style Editor

With Style Editor in ASPRunner.NET you can customize the visual appearance of your web application by selecting from a wide range of page layouts and color schemes and modifying them. You can instantly preview the results.

Style Editor

Multilanguage support

ASPRunner.NET supports more than 30 languages giving your users an ability to choose the language while logging in. You can also add the translations for table names and fields. The list of supported languages includes: Afrikaans, Arabic, Bosnian, Catalan, Chinese, Chinese (Hong Kong S.A.R.), Chinese (Taiwan), Croatian, Danish, Dutch (Belgian), Dutch (Standard), English, French, German, Greek, Hebrew, Hungarian, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Malaysian, Norwegian (Bokmal), Polish, Portuguese (Brazil), Portuguese (Standard), Romanian, Slovak, Spanish, Swedish, Thai, Turkish, Urdu.

Multilanguage support

Events

With ASPRunner.NET you can expand the functionality of your application by inserting events- fragments of ASP code. You will be able to define what an event should do and when it should be executed. A typical event would be to send an email with a new data, save data in another table, check record uniqueness, show related to current record info etc. You can either select one of predefined events or write your own from scratch.

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Master-Detail Relationships

In ASPRunner.NET all of your data sources and the relationships between them, including master-detail, are visually displayed making them very intuitive to understand and manage. You will be able to link two or more data sets with easy of drag-n-drop. Once you have the relationships established, in the application you can navigate through master records and quickly jump over to the details of those records. Some basic scenarios of master-detail relationships would be customer and orders data, patient and medical records or student-and courses information.

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Rich Text Editor Controls

ASPRunner.NET supports three third party rich text editors to allow for a great control over content formatting including common structural treatments like lists; formatting treatments like bold and italic text, and drag-and-drop inclusion and sizing of images. The three options include the Basic Rich Text Editor, CKEditor, and InnovaStudio Editor that vary in features, versatility, and footprint.

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Images and Documents

ASPRunner.NET lets you upload the documents and images of any type to the database or to a directory on the web server. You can also create the image thumbnails on the fly, resize them on upload, and display them using iBox.

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Dependent Drop-down Boxes

With ASPRunner.NET, you can use linked drop-down boxes, where values shown in the second drop-down box depend on the value you've chosen in the first one. You can link together as many drop-down boxes as you need in a linear chain or have multiple drop-down boxes link to the same master drop-down control.

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Edit Controls

ASPRunner.NET offers a large variety of edit controls, which allow you to customize the appearance of the fields on Edit and Add pages. The field formats that you can choose from include text field, date, time, check box, radio button, file/image, lookup wizard and others.

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Integration with existing website

ASPRunner.NET lets you seamlessly integrate the web applications you build into your existing website. You will be able to closely match the look and feel of all of your pages.

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Ajax-based functionality

ASPRunner.NET comes with built-in AJAX-based functionality making your websites much more user-friendly. You can search information more easily than ever with google-like auto-suggest feature. The AJAX driven dependent dropdown boxes also load much faster. With Ajax you will be able to preview the content by simply hovering over the links.

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FTP Upload

ASPRunner.NET will let you upload the entire set of pages to your web server via FTP. You will be able to set the upload properties based on your needs.

FTP Upload

Create/Modify Database Tables

ASPRunner.NET will let you create and modify tables right in the software. You will have access to table properties where you can set the field names, types, sizes, as well as set the primary key field. If you don't have a database at all, ASPRunner.NET will let you create one too.

Create and modify database tables

Cascade Menu Builder

Cascade Menu Builder lets you organize your tables into a multi-level menu for quicker navigation. This feature is particularly useful to users with large number of tables. You can have as many groups and subgroups as you need. Depending on your page layout the cascade menu will appear as a horizontal menu, vertical menu, or a tree-like vertical menu.

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To run ASPRunner.NET, your system should be equipped with the following:

  • Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows 2012, Windows 2008, Windows Vista.
  • Internet Explorer 9 or better.
  • .NET Framework 4.0

Web server requirements:

  • Internet Information Server 6.0 or better

Supported databases:

  • MySQL 4.x, MySQL 5.x
  • Microsoft SQL Server
  • Oracle
  • Microsoft Access
  • PostgreSQL