Microsoft® Visual Basic® 2010 Step by Step

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Microsoft Press, Apr 30, 2010 - Computers - 576 pages
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Your hands-on, step-by-step guide to learning Visual Basic® 2010.

Teach yourself the essential tools and techniques for Visual Basic® 2010-one step at a time. No matter what your skill level, you'll find the practical guidance and examples you need to start building professional applications for Windows® and the Web.

Discover how to:

  • Work in the Microsoft® Visual Studio® 2010 Integrated Development Environment (IDE)
  • Master essential techniques-from managing data and variables to using inheritance and dialog boxes
  • Create professional-looking UIs; add visual effects and print support
  • Build compelling Web features with the Visual Web Developer tool
  • Use Microsoft® ADO.NET and advanced data presentation controls
  • Debug your programs and handle run-time errors
  • Use new features, such as Query Builder, and Microsoft® .NET Framework
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User Review  - plaws595 - LibraryThing

I needed to know visual basic so that I could write a computer program in my chemistry research lab. I had very little training beforehand. This book taught me most of the stuff I needed to know to do ... Read full review

Great book for beginner and pro

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I am upgrading from VB6 to .net and this book provides the information that I need. I have not yet read the whole book, but so far I am very pleased with the pace and precision of the writing. This ... Read full review

About the author (2010)

Michael Halvorson has written more than 30 books, including the popular Microsoft Visual Basic 2008 Step by Step, Microsoft Office XP Inside Out, and Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 Professional Step by Step. A former Visual Basic localization manager at Microsoft, Michael is a professor at Pacific Lutheran University.

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