Microsoft Windows Vista Sidebar: Your visual blueprint to developing cool gadgets for the Windows OS by Dave Konopka, Karl Wagner |, Paperback | Barnes & Noble
Microsoft Windows Vista Sidebar: Your visual blueprint to developing cool gadgets for the Windows OS

Microsoft Windows Vista Sidebar: Your visual blueprint to developing cool gadgets for the Windows OS

by Dave Konopka, Karl Wagner
     
 

Here’s the only series that teaches professional-level computer topics visually. Step-by-step screen shots demonstrate over 150 Windows Vista Sidebar techniques, including creating a gadget HTML interface; setting gadget height, width, and font; applying visual effects to text; using JavaScript in a gadget; adding or hiding content in a gadget display;

Overview

Here’s the only series that teaches professional-level computer topics visually. Step-by-step screen shots demonstrate over 150 Windows Vista Sidebar techniques, including creating a gadget HTML interface; setting gadget height, width, and font; applying visual effects to text; using JavaScript in a gadget; adding or hiding content in a gadget display; building a flyout panel; defining default settings for gadgets; using XMLHttpRequest to download data; handling loading errors in XML documents; displaying data from a PHP script; and more.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780470043943
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
10/29/2007
Series:
Visual Blueprint Series, #7
Pages:
320
Product dimensions:
7.50(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.77(d)

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Meet the Author

Dave Konopka is a Web developer and writer living in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He has experience building Web and desktop applications using Microsoft’s .NET Framework. Most recently, ColdFusion has become his tool of choice as he develops dynamic Web tools for the academic environment. Dave enjoys using all forms of technology to help extend the reach of non-profit organizations. Most of all, he likes spending time outdoors with his wife. He keeps track of his random assortment of interests on hisblog: www.lifelikeweeds.com.

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