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What are the advantages and disadvantages of Classic ASP vs ASP.NET? Why do some businesses still use Classic ASP?
Supporting legacy software isn’t something web developers typically like to do. They will often encourage you to rebuild your website, what other options do you have if you run (for example) Classic ASP or Umbraco 4 or 6.
Classic ASP (Active Server Pages) can still be a very powerful and also flexible technology in which to develop websites. Being a scripted language, VB Script (the underlying code) is easy to modify and develop and requires only a simple text editor to make code changes. There are however, a few downsides to using Classic