Sample Download : http://code.msdn.microsoft.com/Call-server-side-function-69b95af2
This sample code will demonstrate how to call server side function without web service. ASP.NET Ajax extensions came with full support for script services. But sometimes you may don't want to build a web service for a small piece of code or for basic functionality. This is why the PageMethods feature was created. The PageMethods feature enables the using of code-behind page methods on the client-side. The PageMethods can only be added to the page itself so don't try to add them to user controls or custom controls - it won't work.
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