For introductory Programming courses using Visual Basic. Designed for students with no prior computer programming knowledge, this best-selling text uses Visual Basic 6.0 to explore the fundamentals of programming in general and to explain how to use Visual Basic as a front end to take control of major applications such as Microsoft Office. A broad range of examples, case studies, exercises, and programming projects gives students significant hands-on experience.
Table of Contents
1. An Introduction to Computers and Visual Basic. 2. Problem Solving. 3. Fundamentals of Programming in Visual Basic. 4. General Procedures. 5. Decisions. 6. Repetition. 7. Arrays. 8. Sequential Files. 9. Random-Access Files. 10. The Graphical Display of Data. 11. Additional Controls and Objects. 12. Database Management. 13. Object-Oriented Programming. 14. Communicating with Other Applications. Appendix A. ANSI Values. Appendix B. How To. Appendix C. Visual Basic Statements, Functions, Methods, Properties, Events, Data Types, and Operators. Appendix D. Visual Basic Debugging Tools. Answers to Selected Odd-Numbered Exercises. Index.