Beginning Visual C# 2012 Programming [NOOK Book]

Overview

Step-by-step instructions to programming with C# 2012

Written with novice programmers in mind, this introductory guide is all you need to get started programming with C# 2012 and the .NET Framework. The unparalleled team of authors draws on their years of experience working with C# and the .NET Framework to provide you with a helpful overview of these technologies, explaining what they are, the motivation for using them, and how they relate to each other. They then progress to ...

See more details below
Beginning Visual C# 2012 Programming

Available on NOOK devices and apps  
  • NOOK Devices
  • Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 NOOK
  • NOOK HD/HD+ Tablet
  • NOOK
  • NOOK Color
  • NOOK Tablet
  • Tablet/Phone
  • NOOK for Windows 8 Tablet
  • NOOK for iOS
  • NOOK for Android
  • NOOK Kids for iPad
  • PC/Mac
  • NOOK for Windows 8
  • NOOK for PC
  • NOOK for Mac
  • NOOK for Web

Want a NOOK? Explore Now

NOOK Book (eBook)
$25.99
BN.com price
(Save 42%)$44.99 List Price
Note: This NOOK Book can be purchased in bulk. Please email us for more information.

Overview

Step-by-step instructions to programming with C# 2012

Written with novice programmers in mind, this introductory guide is all you need to get started programming with C# 2012 and the .NET Framework. The unparalleled team of authors draws on their years of experience working with C# and the .NET Framework to provide you with a helpful overview of these technologies, explaining what they are, the motivation for using them, and how they relate to each other. They then progress to cover programming basics, web and desktop programming, and data access. Step-by-step methods, fundamental examples, easy-to-follow instructions, and opportunities to try out your newly acquired skills round out this thorough beginner's guide.

Beginning Visual C# 2012 Programming:

  • Describes programming basics such as variables, flow control, and object oriented programming
  • Focuses on the tool beginners use most to program C#: the Visual C# 2012 development environment in Visual Studio 2012
  • Explains debugging and error handling
  • Details collections, comparisons, and conversions and explores C# language enhancements
  • Delves into WPF and other key technologies for creating and deploying desktop applications
  • Covers Windows Store apps
  • Looks at ASP.NET web programming and deploying web applications
  • Reviews file system data, XML, and LINQ

wrox.com

Programmer Forums
Join our Programmer to Programmer forums to ask and answer programming questions about this book, join discussions on the hottest topics in the industry, and connect with fellow programmers from around the world.

Code Downloads
Take advantage of free code samples from this book, as well as code samples from hundreds of other books, all ready to use.

Read More
Find articles, ebooks, sample chapters and tables of contents for hundreds of books, and more reference resources on programming topics that matter to you.

Wrox Beginning guides are crafted to make learning programming languages and technologies easier than you think, providing a structured, tutorial format that will guide you through all the techniques involved.

Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781118331941
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Publication date: 12/4/2012
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 912
  • Sales rank: 620,151
  • File size: 22 MB
  • Note: This product may take a few minutes to download.

Meet the Author

Karli Watson is an author and IT contractor in London.

Jacob Vibe Hammer is a software architect and developer at Kamstrup A/S, Denmark. He has coauthored several books.

Jon D. Reid is the director of systems engineering at Indigo Biosystems, Inc.

Morgan Skinner joined Microsoft in 2001.

Daniel Kemper is a software engineer specializing in reporting and rich client technologies.

Christian Nagel is a Microsoft Regional Director and Microsoft MVP, an associate of thinktecture, and founder of CN innovation.

Read More Show Less

Table of Contents

INTRODUCTION xxxi

PART I: THE C# LANGUAGE

CHAPTER 1: INTRODUCING C# 3

CHAPTER 2: WRITING A C# PROGRAM 13

CHAPTER 3: VARIABLES AND EXPRESSIONS 25

CHAPTER 4: FLOW CONTROL 49

CHAPTER 5: MORE ABOUT VARIABLES 79

CHAPTER 6: FUNCTIONS 105

CHAPTER 7: DEBUGGING AND ERROR HANDLING 131

CHAPTER 8: INTRODUCTION TO OBJECT-ORIENTED PROGRAMMING 157

CHAPTER 9: DEFINING CLASSES 177

CHAPTER 10: DEFINING CLASS MEMBERS 203

CHAPTER 11: COLLECTIONS, COMPARISONS, AND CONVERSIONS 235

CHAPTER 12: GENERICS 279

CHAPTER 13: ADDITIONAL OOP TECHNIQUES 313

CHAPTER 14: C# LANGUAGE ENHANCEMENTS 339

PART II: WINDOWS PROGRAMMING

CHAPTER 15: BASIC DESKTOP PROGRAMMING 381

CHAPTER 16: ADVANCED DESKTOP PROGRAMMING 425

CHAPTER 17: WINDOWS STORE APPS 469

CHAPTER 18: DEPLOYING DESKTOP APPLICATIONS 513

PART III: WEB PROGRAMMING

CHAPTER 19: ASP.NET WEB PROGRAMMING 535

CHAPTER 20: DEPLOYING WEB APPLICATIONS 591

PART IV: DATA ACCESS

CHAPTER 21: FILE SYSTEM DATA 605

CHAPTER 22: XML 639

CHAPTER 23: INTRODUCTION TO LINQ 663

CHAPTER 24: APPLYING LINQ 699

PART V: ADDITIONAL TECHNIQUES

CHAPTER 25: WINDOWS COMMUNICATION FOUNDATION 727

APPENDIX A: EXERCISE SOLUTIONS 779

INDEX 827

Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Average Rating 2
( 1 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(1)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously
Sort by: Showing 1 Customer Reviews
  • Anonymous

    Posted June 9, 2014

    good material but NOOK doesn't display properly. There are hund

    good material but NOOK doesn't display properly. There are hundreds of missing symbols and operators which leaves you in the dark while you are trying to learn. Save yourself a headache and buy a physical copy.

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

    Was this review helpful? Yes  No   Report this review
Sort by: Showing 1 Customer Reviews

If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
Why is this product inappropriate?
Comments (optional)