Visual C# 2008 How to Program by Paul DeitelVisual C# 2008 How to Program by Paul Deitel

Visual C# 2008 How to Program

byPaul Deitel

Paperback | September 18, 2008

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Created by world-renowned programming instructors Paul and Harvey Deitel, “Visual C# 2008 How to Program, Third Edition” introduces all facets of the C# 2008 language through the Deitels' signature "Live Code™ Approach", that features hundreds of working programs. This book has been thoroughly updated to reflect the major innovations Microsoft has incorporated in Visual C# 2008 and .NET 3.5; The many new platform features covered include: LINQ (Language Integrated Query), Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF), ASP.NET Ajax and the Microsoft Ajax Library, Silverlight-based rich Internet application development, and creating Web services with Windows Communication Foundation (WCF). New language features introduced in this edition: automatic properties, object initializers, partial classes and methods, anonymous methods, Lambda expressions, extension methods, anonymous types, and collection initializers. Extensively updated coverage of delegates.and more sophisticated techniques, including searching, sorting, data structures, generics, and collections. Appendices provide essential programming reference material on topics ranging from number systems to the Visual Studio Debugger, UML 2 to Unicode and ASCII. Appropriate for all basic-to-intermediate level Visual C# 2008 programmers.

Paul J. Deitel, CEO and Chief Technical Officer of Deitel & Associates, Inc., is a graduate of MIT’s Sloan School of Management, where he studied Information Technology. He holds the Java Certified Programmer and Java Certified Developer certifications, and has been designated by Sun Microsystems as a Java Champion. Through Deitel & As...
Title:Visual C# 2008 How to ProgramFormat:PaperbackDimensions:1600 pages, 9.24 × 6.9 × 1.92 inPublished:September 18, 2008Publisher:Pearson EducationLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:013605322X

ISBN - 13:9780136053224


Table of Contents

1. Introduction to Computers, the Internet and Visual C#


2. Introduction to the Visual C# 2008 Express IDE


3. Introduction to C# Applications


4. Introduction to Classes and Objects


5. Control Statements: Part 1


6. Control Statements: Part 2


7. Methods: A Deeper Look


8. Arrays


9. Introduction to LINQ


10. Classes and Objects: A Deeper Look


11. Object-Oriented Programming: Inheritance


12. Polymorphism, Interfaces & Operator Overloading


13. Exception Handling


14. Graphical User Interfaces with Windows Forms


15. Graphical User Interfaces with Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) and XAML


16. Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) Graphics and Multimedia


17. Strings, Characters and Regular Expressions


18. Files and Streams


19. Extensible Markup Language (XML) and LINQ to XML


20. Databases, LINQ to SQL and LINQ to DataSets


21. ASP.NET and ASP.NET Ajax


22. Web Services and Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)


23. Microsoft® Silverlight™ and Rich Internet Applications


24. Searching and Sorting


25. Data Structures


26. Generics


27. Collections


Appendix A. Operator Precedence Chart


Appendix B. Simple Types


Appendix C. Number Systems


Appendix D. Using the Visual Studio® Debugger


Appendix E. ATM Case Study Code


Appendix F. UML 2: Additional Diagram Types


Appendix G. ASCII Character Set


Appendix H. Unicode®