Jehoel.Unity.AspNetWebForms 2.0.0-beta10

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This is a prerelease version of Jehoel.Unity.AspNetWebForms.
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dotnet add package Jehoel.Unity.AspNetWebForms --version 2.0.0-beta10                
NuGet\Install-Package Jehoel.Unity.AspNetWebForms -Version 2.0.0-beta10                
This command is intended to be used within the Package Manager Console in Visual Studio, as it uses the NuGet module's version of Install-Package.
<PackageReference Include="Jehoel.Unity.AspNetWebForms" Version="2.0.0-beta10" />                
For projects that support PackageReference, copy this XML node into the project file to reference the package.
paket add Jehoel.Unity.AspNetWebForms --version 2.0.0-beta10                
#r "nuget: Jehoel.Unity.AspNetWebForms, 2.0.0-beta10"                
#r directive can be used in F# Interactive and Polyglot Notebooks. Copy this into the interactive tool or source code of the script to reference the package.
// Install Jehoel.Unity.AspNetWebForms as a Cake Addin
#addin nuget:?package=Jehoel.Unity.AspNetWebForms&version=2.0.0-beta10&prerelease

// Install Jehoel.Unity.AspNetWebForms as a Cake Tool
#tool nuget:?package=Jehoel.Unity.AspNetWebForms&version=2.0.0-beta10&prerelease                


(Currently listed on as Jehoel.Unity.AspNetWebForms)

Unity.WebForms is a collection of various ideas on Dependency Injection utilizing the Unity container in ASP.NET WebForm applications, formalized into a single NuGet package for easy integration into an existing application.

This package was inspired by similar packages from DevTrends, specifically:

The only difference is that this packages is a DLL integration with minimal source code added. The only source file added is to allow the configuration of the Unity container with your types.

This particular package (Jehoel.Unity.AspNetWebForms) and repo (at is a git fork of S. Kyle Korndoerfer's original project at with a main objective of supporting ASP.NET WebForms 4.7.2's new WebObjectActivator which means that Page, UserControl and other types can use true constructor dependency injection.

This repo's objectives are:

  • Update to .NET Framework 4.7.2 (done)
  • Update existing dependencies, including Unity 5 (done)
  • Add in support for WebObjectActivator, as per Microsoft's example at (done)
  • Update the sample project (done)
  • Publish to NuGet (Jehoel.Unity.AspNetWebForms) (done)
  • Add more tests (in progress)

Current Version

  • 1.4 (S. Kyle Korndoerfer's most recent version, released in 2015)
  • 2.0 (this repo and project, updated in 2019 for ASP.NET 4.7.2 and WebObjectActivator)

Version 1.4 (.NET 4.5, no support for WebObjectActivator)

Version 2.0 (.NET 4.7.2, with support for WebObjectActivator)

Installation and Getting Started

Please see the file in the GitHub repository:

Here are some of the sources used for building out this package:


Unity.WebForms is under the MIT license -

Product Compatible and additional computed target framework versions.
.NET Framework net472 is compatible.  net48 was computed.  net481 was computed. 
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Version Downloads Last updated
2.0.0-beta7 579 7/26/2019
2.0.0-beta4 477 7/26/2019
2.0.0-beta10 485 7/27/2019

Targets .NET 4.7.2 and Unity 5.11.1.