C# developers, here's your one-stop guide to using this powerful programming language!
C# has grown up. It's a powerful language and fun to use, and this book takes you beyond the basics with discussions of Visual Studio, Windows Presentation Foundation, service-oriented development, web development, and a lot more. You'll go beyond just learning the language to discover all the things you can do with C#. Ready? Let's get started!
For the newcomer if you've never programmed in C#, learn all the essentials in the first two minibooks
Delve into design discover the key elements of databases, files, and graphics and how to design for security
Valuable Visual Studio explore the use, optimization, and customization of this popular tool for building graphical user interfaces
Look ahead learn about Windows Presentation Foundation, widely expected to be the Windows development tool of tomorrow
A range of services gain information on various web services such as ASP.NET, WCF, and REST
Open the book and find:
Steps for creating a C# program
New capabilities of C# 5.0
An introduction to object-oriented programming
Important advice on writing secure code
Alternatives to using Visual Studio
Why Windows Presentation Foundation is the wave of the future