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Hidden Visual Studio LightSwitch: Secrets from the Real World for Creating Great Apps

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Hidden Visual Studio LightSwitch: Secrets from the Real World for Creating Great Apps

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  • Copyright 2013
  • Edition: 1st
  • eBook (Watermarked)
  • ISBN-10: 0-672-33735-5
  • ISBN-13: 978-0-672-33735-2

This eBook offers practical tips and tricks as well as useful guidance on how to implement common features in LightSwitch, such as those for working with documents, business analysis, screen customization, optimal server configuration, usage with databases other than SQL Server, and so on.

What you can expect to find is solutions for everyday problems, with suggestions on how to implement requirements that are very common in any business application, especially for running across distributed networks in the enterprise.

In summary, what you’ll find in this eBook is how to solve problems you will face in the real world.

This eBook is intended for developers who have at least basic knowledge of Microsoft Visual Studio LightSwitch, as well as some experience in creating, configuring, and publishing applications.

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Table of Contents


1 Migrating Microsoft Access Databases to LightSwitch

2 Using LightSwitch with MySQL

3 Creating Home Screens

4 Data-Entry Screens: Custom Controls and Default Values

5 Uploading and Displaying PDF Documents

6 Configuring Web Servers for Deployment

7 Top Third-Party Paid Controls That Can Save You Time and Money         

8 Using Excel To Analyze LightSwitch Data

9 Implementing Tools for Non-Admin Users

10 Migrating Apps from LightSwitch 2011 to 2012: A Brief Guide  


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