Getting Started with ASP.Net

Developing a website with NgageCMS, the base project template has everything included to quickly get started, giving you a great base to work from.

Running the base template project, will by default display a series of web pages utilising the Ngage bootstrap control toolkit.


  • Visual Studio 2019 or higher
  • API URL (supplied by Ngage Software)
  • Basic knowledge of C# and Web Forms or MVC

Visual Studio Template

  1. Download the Ngage ASP.Net or MVC template
  2. Copy the zip folder to the following directory
    %USERPROFILE%\Documents\Visual Studio <version>\Templates\ProjectTemplates

Website Setup

  1. Request the base project template & API URL
  2. Open Visual Studio
  3. Select File - Create New Project
  4. Select 'Ngage ASP.Net Base Template' from the template list
  5. Enter a project name
  6. Click OK
  7. Edit the web.config file and replace the API URL (supplied by Ngage Software)
  8. Right click on the folder '/YourProjectName/UpClasses'  and 'Exclude From Project' (do not delete)
  9. Right click on the project and clean
  10. Run the project and the default website will be launched.