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what are .tt files for

Nov 29, 2012 at 8:15 AM
Edited Nov 29, 2012 at 8:19 AM

Hi,

I'm a newbie to development especially in MVC and I need to implement this control in my project. So I downloaded the sample MVC project and trying to add it into my own project, but I'm unable to figure out, what the .tt files are about. Is it necessary to include them because I'm able to build my project successfully without them. But after uploading, the control doesn't go back to the post method. Can anybody help. 

Coordinator
Nov 29, 2012 at 11:00 AM

.tt files? What .tt files are you talking about?

Nov 29, 2012 at 3:41 PM
Edited Nov 29, 2012 at 3:42 PM

I'm referring to the files T4MVC.tt, T4MVC.tt.settings.t4 etc.. which I found in the MVC version of this project, which is available for download on the downloads page by the name SilverlightUploadingMVC.zip

Coordinator
Nov 29, 2012 at 8:13 PM

The MVC project is from a user contribution. You can ignore the .tt files, it's probably the controller that handles the upload which you're interested in.

Nov 30, 2012 at 4:34 AM

Ignoring didn't work so I had to include them and its finally uploading well but I'm not able to figure out what the files are for?? So if anybody can help I'll be really grateful.