Step-by-Step Instruction on Complex Topics Leads You to the ExpertLevel
Do you scour VB.NET books seeking solutions for esotericdatabase programming, debugging, security, or printing challenges, butcan’t ever find them? Are you wrestling with VB.NET’s newer topics,such as asynchronous programming, Web services, employing Office objects, usingreflection, and the .NET Compact Framework? Could you use some assistance makingthe transition from VB6 to VB.NET? If so, peer inside.
Visual Basic.NET Power Tools is intended for professional programmers geared up to tacklethe complex, cutting-edge, and sophisticated aspects of VB.NET. In this rarebook, two world-renowned VB authors thoroughly describe a broad range offascinating and important aspects of VB that aren’t addressedelsewhere.
This solutions-oriented guide teaches you how to:
Get under the hood of the .NET Framework, and find out why itworks the way it does
Employ serialization techniques
Leverage MicrosoftOffice in your applications
Master encryption, hashing, and creatingkeys
Learn advanced printing techniques
Use the new reflection technologyto look inside executing assemblies
Build data-driven Webapplications
Design data-driven Windows applications
Work with regularexpressions
Employ advanced graphics techniques
Design effective User Interfaces
Use the .NET Compact Framework and its emerging technologies