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The new edition of the ultimate comprehensive guide to Microsoft Visual Basic
Where most VB books start with beginner level topics, Mastering Visual Basic 2010 vaults you right into intermediate and advanced coverage. From the core of the language and user interface design to developing data-driven applications, this detailed book brings you thoroughly up to speed and features numerous example programs you can use to start building your own apps right away.
All the books in the Sybex Mastering series feature comprehensive and expert coverage of topics you can put to immediate use.
1 Getting Started with Visual Basic 2010.
2 Handling Data.
3 Visual Basic Programming Essentials.
Part II: Developing Windows Applications.
4 GUI Design and Event-Driven Programming.
5 Basic Windows Controls.
6 Working with Forms.
7 More Windows Controls.
Part III: Working with Custom Classes and Controls.
8 Working with Objects.
9 Building Custom Windows Controls.
10 Applied Object Oriented Programming.
Part IV: Working with the .NET Framework.
11 The Framework at Large.
12 Storing Data in Collections.
13 XML in Modern Programming.
14 Introduction to LINQ.
Part V: Developing Data-Driven Applications.
15 Programming with ADO.NET.
16 Developing Data-Driven Applications.
17 Using the Data Entity Model.
18 DataSets and the Basics of Data-Bound Applications.
Part VI: Developing for the Web.
19 Accessing the Web.
20 Building Web Applications.
21 rogramming with Web Services.