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Simply Visual Basic 2008



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Combining the Deiteltrade; signatureLive-Codetrade; Approachwith a newApplication-Driventrade;methodology, this book uses a step-by-step tutorial approach to explore the basics of programming, builds upon previously learned concepts, and introduces new programming features in each successive tutorial.Updated throughout for Visual Studio 2008, Visual Basic 2008 and .NET 3.5. Audits presentation of Visual Basic against the most recent Microsoft Visual Basic Language Specification. Covers GUI design, controls, methods, functions, data types, control structures, procedures, arrays, object-oriented programming, strings and characters, sequential files, and more. Includes higher-end topics such as database programming, multimedia and graphics, and Web applications development.For individuals beginning their mastery of Visual Basic Programming.

Table of Contents

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Drawing Application
Introducing Computers, the Internet and Visual Basic
What Is a Computer?
Computer Organization
Machine Languages, Assembly Languages and High-Level Languages
Visual Basic
Other High-Level Languages
Structured Programming
Key Software Trend: Object Technology
The Internet and the World Wide Web
Introduction to Microsoft .Net
Test-Driving the Visual Basic Drawing Application
Web Resources
Welcome Application
Introducing the Visual Basic 2008 Express Edition IDE
Test-Driving the Welcome Application
Overview of the Visual Basic 2008 Express Edition IDE
Creating a Project for the Welcome Application
Menu Bar and Toolbar
Visual Basic 2008 Express Edition IDE Windows
Using Help
Saving and Closing Projects in Visual Basic
Web Resources
Welcome Application
Introduction to Visual Programming
Test-Driving the Welcome Application
Constructing the Welcome Application
Objects Used in the Welcome Application
Designing the Inventory Application
Introducing Text
Boxes and Buttons
Test-Driving the Inventory Application
Constructing the Inventory Application
Adding Labels to the Inventory Application
Adding Text
Boxes and a Button to the Form
Completing the Inventory Application
Introducing Programming
Test-Driving the Inventory Application
Introduction to Visual Basic Code
Inserting an Event Handler
Performing a Calculation and Displaying the Result
Using the Debugger: Syntax Errors
Enhancing the Inventory Application
Introducing Variables, Memory Concepts and Arithmetic
Test-Driving the Enhanced Inventory Application
Handling the Text
Changed Event
Memory Concepts
Using the Debugger: Breakpoints
Internet and Web Resources
Wage Calculator Application
Introducing Algorithms, Pseudocode and Program Control
Test-Driving the Wage Calculator Application
Control Structures
If...Then Selection Statement
If...Then...Else Selection Statement
Constructing the Wage Calculator Application
Assignment Operators
Formatting Text
Using the Debugger: The Watch Window
Dental Payment Application
Introducing Check
Boxes and Message Dialogs
Test-Driving the Dental Payment Application
Designing the Dental Payment Application
Using CheckBoxes
Using a Dialog to Display a Message
Logical Operators
Designer-Generated Code
Car Payment Calculator Application
Introducing the Do While...Loop and Do Until...Loop
Repetition Statements
Test-Driving the Car Payment Calculator Application
Do While...Loop Repeti
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