Learning Visual Basic Through Applications / Edition 1
Do you find most programming books tedious and frustrating? Do you learn better when
following straight-forward examples, especially when learning a new programming language?
If so, a book that focuses on developing a complete application in each chapter may be the
answer to your programming woes. Through the stimulating teaching approach found in
these pages, Visual Basic is illuminated for the beginning to intermediate programmer, and
with the wide range of topics covered, the experienced programmer will find many useful
new ideas and techniques.
The book covers all current applications including MP3, VBPaint,
and more. Each chapter covers a specific application, explains the source code, and teaches
the reader how to develop it. Using this valuable resource, readers will learn how to write a
variety of applications and understand "how" and "why" they work.
Focuses on developing applications that are particularly useful to beginning programmers
Includes topics that most Visual Basic developers are interested in (e.g. Text to
Speech, 3D Graphics)
Helps readers use the knowledge they acquire to develop applications in each chapter
Allows readers to �skip around� to the specific topics that interest them, so experienced
programmers can learn how to develop a particular application such as an MP3 player
Secondary topics include: 3D Graphics, the Internet, file formats, and compression