From the Back Cover
It's new and better than ever! Learn to use Visual Studio 2010 with this book
Developers, listen up! Visual Studio 2010 offers many interface changes and a dizzying array of editors, controls, designers, and other tools. Whether you're starting from scratch with Visual Studio or need to boost your knowledge of coding, building apps, or accessing data, you'll find what you need to be productive.
Get what you need — newbies can learn Visual Studio basics while more experienced developers can focus on what's new in the 2010 version
Code mode — create source code with the code editor, explore class anatomy in .NET, and debug, analyze, and test your code
Building blocks — explore types of applications you can build; learn to create C++, Windows, and Web applications; and deploy them on the cloud
Digging data — look at the new data access code-generation features in Visual Studio
Take control — manage the build process and apply source code control
Open the book and find:
The languages of .NET
Advice on installing Visual Studio
Basic info about object-oriented programming
Tips on handling exceptions and debugging
How to lay out a Web site
Why you need ADO.NET
How to build applications for Facebook
What the Visual Studio Team System offers
Visit the companion Web site at www.dummies.com/go/vs2010, where you'll find a section featuring source code, resource links, and sample applications for each minibook.
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About the Author
is an experienced software developer with expertise in C, C++, and C#. Currently a senior software engineer, he has development experience with air traffic management, discrete-event simulation, and most recently with VoIP and multimedia business communication systems.