Microsoft Visual Studio 2010

Microsoft Visual Studio 2010

A Beginner's Guide

Book - 2010
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Baker & Taylor
In a series that includes illustrations, each volume explains an aspect of computing in easy-to-understand terms, so that even beginners will be able to grasp the concepts.

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For beginners who have some understanding of programming from a general perspective or are unfamiliar with Visual Studio, Mayo, a consultant who specializes in Microsoft .NET technologies, offers a guide to Microsoft's Visual Studio 2010, explaining how to build applications for the .NET platform. He explains programming languages such as C# and VB; universal tasks like working with projects, debugging code, and manipulating data using databases, tables, and other features; how to build applications using XML Application Markup Language, Windows Presentation Foundation, Silverlight, and ASP.NET MVC to create web services with Windows Communication Foundation; and create a project and project item wizards, automatically generate code, create macros for automation, and build an Add-In. Annotation ©2010 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (

Blackwell Publishing

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Essential Skills--Made Easy!

Written by a Microsoft MVP and Visual Studio expert, this hands-on guide gets you started with the latest release of Microsoft's flagship Integrated Development Environment (IDE). Microsoft Visual Studio 2010: A Beginner's Guide shows you how to build applications from the ground up, covering C#, VB.NET, ASP.NET, Silverlight, Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF), and Windows Communication Foundation (WCF). You'll also learn how to customize the IDE, adding your own tools that integrate with Visual Studio 2010, and edit and debug your applications.

Designed for Easy Learning

  • Key Skills & Concepts--Chapter-opening lists of specific skills covered in the chapter
  • Notes--Extra information related to the topic being covered
  • Tips--Helpful reminders or alternate ways of doing things
  • Annotated Syntax--Example code with commentary that describes the programming techniques being illustrated

Joe Mayo is an independent consultant, specializing in Microsoft.NET tecnnologies. He is the author of LINQ Programming and other books. Joe is also the recipient of multiple Microsoft MVP awards.

Publisher: New York : McGraw-Hill, c2010
ISBN: 9780071668958
Branch Call Number: 006.7882 MAY
006.7882 M138.3
Characteristics: xxi, 426 p. : ill. ; 24 cm


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