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Simply Visual Basic 2005, 2nd Edition


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Signature “Live Code™ Approach” – Language features are presented in the context of a wide variety of complete working programs.

– Features thousands of lines of code in hundreds of complete working programs.

– Enables students to confirm that programs run as expected. – Students can also manipulate the code from the CD-ROM in the back of the book or from the book's Companion Website (www.prenhall.com/deitel) or from the author's website (www.deitel.com).

Outstanding, consistent and applied pedagogy:

– Icons throughout identify Software Engineering Observations; Good Programming Practices; Common Programming Errors; Portability Tips; Performance Tips, Testing and Debugging Tips, and Look-and-Feel Observations.

– Full-color presentation, including syntax coloring, code highlighting, callouts and extensive comments

– Skills summaries and helpful self-review multiple-choice questions and answers for immediate feedback after each section

• Extensive set of interesting exercises and substantial projects – Enable students to apply what they've learned in each chapter


  • Copyright 2007
  • Dimensions: 8-1/2" x 11"
  • Pages: 840
  • Edition: 2nd
  • Book
  • ISBN-10: 0-13-243862-3
  • ISBN-13: 978-0-13-243862-9

Combining the Deitel™ signature Live-Code™ Approach with a new Application-Driven™ 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. KEY TOPICS: Is completely revised to feature Microsoft’s latest releases of Visual Basic 2005 Express; Visual Web Developer 2005 Express; ADO.NET 2.0; and ASP.NET 2.0.  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. MARKET: For individuals beginning their mastery of Visual Basic Programming.

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Table of Contents

Simply Visual Basic 2005

Table of Contents

Chapter 1         Graphing Application

Chapter 2         Welcome Application — Introducing the Visual Studio® NET

Chapter 3         Welcome Application — Introduction to Visual Programming

Chapter 4         Designing the Inventory Application

Chapter 5         Completing the Inventory Application

Chapter 6         Enhancing the Inventory Application

Chapter 7         Wage Calculator Application

Chapter 8         Dental Payment Application

Chapter 9         Car Payment Calculator Application

Chapter 10       Class Average Application

Chapter 11       Interest Calculator Application

Chapter 12       Security Panel Application

Chapter 13       Enhancing the Wage Calculator Application

Chapter 14       Shipping Time Application

Chapter 15       Fund Raiser Application

Chapter 16       Craps Game Application

Chapter 17       Flag Quiz Application

Chapter 18       Sales Data Application

Chapter 19       Microwave Oven Application

Chapter 20       Shipping Hub Application

Chapter 21       “Cat and Mouse” Painter Application

Chapter 22       Typing Application

Chapter 23       Screen Scraping Application

Chapter 24       Ticket Information Application

Chapter 25       ATM Application

Chapter 26       CheckWriter Application

Chapter 27       Phone Book Application

Chapter 28       Bookstore Application: Web Applications

Chapter 29       Bookstore Application: Client Tier

Chapter 30       Bookstore Application: Information Tier

Chapter 31       Bookstore Application: Middle Tier

Appendix A      Operator Precedence Chart

Appendix B      ASCII Character Set

Appendix C      GUI Design Guidelines

Appendix D      Visual Studio .NET Windows Form Designer Tools

Appendix E      Controls, Events, Properties & Methods

Appendix F      Keyword Chart

Appendix G      Internet Information services IIS Setup Instructions




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