Mastering Visual Basic .NET / Edition 1

Mastering Visual Basic .NET / Edition 1

by Evangelos Petroutsos
     
 

ISBN-10: 0782128777

ISBN-13: 9780782128772

Pub. Date: 01/28/2002

Publisher: Wiley

VB Programmers: Get in Step with .NET

With the introduction of Visual Basic .NET, VB transcends its traditional second-class status to become a full-fledged citizen of the object-oriented programming, letting you access the full power of the Windows platform for the first time. Written bythe author of the best-selling Mastering Visual Basic 6 this

Overview

VB Programmers: Get in Step with .NET

With the introduction of Visual Basic .NET, VB transcends its traditional second-class status to become a full-fledged citizen of the object-oriented programming, letting you access the full power of the Windows platform for the first time. Written bythe author of the best-selling Mastering Visual Basic 6 this all-new edition is the resource you need to make a successful transition to .NET. Comprising in-depth explanations, practical examples, and handy reference information, its coverage includes:

  • Mastering the new Windows Forms Designer and controls
  • Building dynamic forms
  • Using powerful Framework classes such as ArrayLists and HashTables
  • Persisting objects to disk files
  • Handling graphics and printing
  • Achieving robustness via structured exception handling and debugging
  • Developing your own classes and extending existing ones via inheritance
  • Building custom Windows controls
  • Building menus and list controls with custom-drawn items
  • Using ADO.NET to build disconnected, distributed applications
  • Using SQL queries and stored procedures with ADO.NET
  • Facilitating database programming with the visual database tools
  • Building web applications with ASP.NET and the rich web controls
  • Designing web applications to access databases
  • Using the DataGrid and DataList web controls
  • Building XML web services to use with Windows and web applications
  • Special topics like the Multiple Document Interface and powerful recursive programming techniques

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780782128772
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
01/28/2002
Series:
Mastering Series
Edition description:
BK&CD-ROM
Pages:
1184
Product dimensions:
7.31(w) x 9.14(h) x 2.42(d)

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Table of Contents

Introduction.

Part I: The Fundamentals.

Chapter 1: Getting Started with VB.NET.

Chapter 2: Visual Basic Projects.

Chapter 3: Visual Basic: The Language.

Chapter 4: Writing and Using Procedures.

Chapter 5: Working with Forms.

Chapter 6: Basic Windows Controls.

Chapter 7: More Windows Controls.

Part II: Rolling Your Own Objects.

Chapter 8: Building Custom Classes.

Chapter 9: Building Custom Windows Controls.

Chapter 10: Automating Microsoft Office Applications.

Part III: Basic Framework Classes.

Chapter 11: Storing Data in Collections.

Chapter 12: Handling Strings, Characters, and Dates.

Chapter 13: Working with Folders and Files.

Part IV: Intermediate Programming.

Chapter 14: Drawing and Painting with Visual Basic.

Chapter 15: Printing with VB.NET.

Chapter 16: The TreeView and ListView Controls.

Chapter 17: Error Handling and Debugging.

Chapter 18: Recursive Programming.

Chapter 19: The Multiple Document Interface.

Part V: Database Programming with VB.NET.

Chapter 20: Databases: Architecture and Basic Concepts.

Chapter 21: Building Database Applications with ADO.NET.

Chapter 22: Programming the ADO.NET Objects.

Part VI: VB.NET on the Web.

Chapter 23: Introduction to Web Programming.

Chapter 24: Accessing Data on the Web.

Chapter 25: XML Web Services.

Index.

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