Professional VB.NET / Edition 1

Professional VB.NET / Edition 1

by Billy Hollis, Bill Sheldon, Richard Case, Jonathan Pinnock, Rocky Lhotka
     
 

ISBN-10: 1861004974

ISBN-13: 9781861004970

Pub. Date: 08/01/2001

Publisher: Wrox Press, Inc.

Visual Basic.NET is the next version of Visual Basic and a major part of Microsoft's .NET initiative. Responding to pressure from the VB community, VB.NET is a significant upgrade that is far more flexible and powerful than previous versions. Microsoft has introduced a number of new features, not least a move to full object-oriented programming and greatly

Overview

Visual Basic.NET is the next version of Visual Basic and a major part of Microsoft's .NET initiative. Responding to pressure from the VB community, VB.NET is a significant upgrade that is far more flexible and powerful than previous versions. Microsoft has introduced a number of new features, not least a move to full object-oriented programming and greatly enhanced web design facilities.

This comprehensive book takes an in-depth look at the new and enhanced features of VB.NET and provides the professional programmer with the knowledge needed to build real-world applications and fully utilize the power of VB.NET.

What does this book cover?

  • An introduction to the .NET Framework and Common Language Runtime (CLR)
  • Deriving classes from base classes using inheritance
  • Handling errors with the Try...Catch structure
  • Developing multi-threaded applications
  • COM and .NET component interoperability
  • Accessing data with ADO.NET and XML
  • Building web applications with Web Forms
  • Creating custom controls for Windows Forms and Web Forms
  • Creating and consuming Web Services
Who is this book for?

This book is primarily aimed at experienced Visual Basic developers who want to make the transition to VB.NET. It will also be of benefit to programmers with a good grounding in VB.NET who want to step up to a professional level.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781861004970
Publisher:
Wrox Press, Inc.
Publication date:
08/01/2001
Pages:
942
Product dimensions:
7.34(w) x 8.98(h) x 2.06(d)

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Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Why Do We Need Microsoft.NET?
Chapter 2: An Overview of New Features in VB.NET
Chapter 3: A First Look at a VB.NET Program
Chapter 4: Visual Studio.NET Integrated Development Environment
Chapter 5: The Common Language Runtime
Chapter 6: Variables and Types
Chapter 7: Namespaces
Chapter 8: Windows Forms
Chapter 9: Error Handling
Chapter 10: Creating Windows Controls
Chapter 11: Object Syntax Introduction
Chapter 12: Inheritance and Interfaces
Chapter 13: Applying Objects and Components
Chapter 14: Assemblies
Chapter 15: Threading
Chapter 16: Working with Classic COM and Interfaces
Chapter 17: Component Services
Chapter 18: Data Access with ADO.NET
Chapter 19: Using XML in VB.NET
Chapter 20: Web Forms
Chapter 21: Creating Web Controls
Chapter 22: Web Services in VB.NET
Chapter 23: Windows Services
Chapter 24: Deployment in .NET
Chapter 25: Security in the .NET Framework
Appendix A: Using the Visual Basic Compatibility Library

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