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MVC 3 application structure in Visual Studio 2010

When you create a new ASP.NET MVC 3 application with Visual Studio 2010, it automatically adds several files and directories to the project, as shown in the next picture.

Visual Studio 2010 basic MVC3 application

ASP.NET MVC 3 projects by default have six top-level directories and two files, shown in the next table:

Items
Description

App_Data directory
This directory is used to …

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How to use MVC 3 dialog options with Visual Studio 2010

After creating a new MVC 3 application (described in the article How to create a basic MVC 3 application with Visual Studio 2010), you’ll be presented with an intermediate dialog with some MVC-specific options for how the project should be created, as shown in the next picture. The options you select from this dialog can set …

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