Mastering Microsoft Visual Basic 2008
By Evangelos Petroutsos
Publisher: Wiley / Sybex
Final Release Date: May 2008
Pages: 1118

The Visual Basic book programmers count on

You can build rich, data-driven Windows applications and Webprograms without endless coding if you use the right tools. Thisexpert guide covers what you need to know to program with VisualBasic 2008, employ the latest Visual Studio 2008 tools, and operateefficiently within the .NET Framework.

In a clear, easy-to-follow style, the book moves from in-depthexplanations to practicalinstruction to real-world examples. You'llthoroughly explore basic coding in VB 2008and learn to buildinterfaces without coding by using Visual Studio 2008'sdrag-and-drop visual tools. You'll get up to speed on LanguageIntegrated Query (LINQ), the new component in .NET Framework 3.5,and you'll handle key tasks such as programming TreeView controls,encrypting data, and much more.

Enhance your skills in Visual Basic 2008 and the Visual Studio2008 environment with the new edition of this bestsellingguide.

Coverage includes:

  • Understanding custom classes, controls, and other aspects ofobject-oriented programming

  • Processing strings, characters, events, lists, and dates

  • Designing forms with menus, and creating applications withmultiple forms

  • Printing business reports with headers, footers, and pagenumbers

  • Exploring XML object serialization and XML Web services

  • Querying databases and presenting data to users

  • Programming basic objects of ADO.NET

  • Harnessing ASP.NET 3.5 and developing Web applications

  • Master the New Features in Visual Basic 2008, .NET Framework3.5, and Visual Studio 2008

  • Build a Custom, Practical Application from the Techniques inThis Book

  • Test, Debug, and Deploy a Variety of Applications in VisualStudio 2008

  • Explore the New Vista Interface and How It Affects VBProgramming

  • Reinforce Your Programming Skills with Numerous Real-WorldExamples

Product Details
Recommended for You
Customer Reviews
Buy 2 Get 1 Free Free Shipping Guarantee
Buying Options
Immediate Access - Go Digital what's this?
Ebook: $59.99
Formats:  PDF