Microsoft Visual Studio 2010: A Beginner's Guide

Microsoft Visual Studio 2010: A Beginner's Guide


By (author) Joe Mayo

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  • Publisher: Osborne/McGraw-Hill
  • Format: Paperback | 448 pages
  • Dimensions: 183mm x 229mm x 33mm | 726g
  • Publication date: 1 June 2010
  • Publication City/Country: New York
  • ISBN 10: 0071668950
  • ISBN 13: 9780071668958
  • Sales rank: 317,950

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Essential Skills--Made Easy! Written by a Microsoft MVP and Visual Studio expert, this hands-on guide gets you started with the latest release of Microsoft's flagship Integrated Development Environment (IDE). Microsoft Visual Studio 2010: A Beginner's Guide shows you how to build applications from the ground up, covering C#, VB.NET, ASP.NET, Silverlight, Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF), and Windows Communication Foundation (WCF). You'll also learn how to customize the IDE, adding your own tools that integrate with Visual Studio 2010, and edit and debug your applications. Designed for Easy Learning Key Skills & Concepts--Chapter-opening lists of specific skills covered in the chapter Notes--Extra information related to the topic being covered Tips--Helpful reminders or alternate ways of doing things Annotated Syntax--Example code with commentary that describes the programming techniques being illustrated Joe Mayo is an independent consultant, specializing in Microsoft.NET tecnnologies. He is the author of LINQ Programming and other books. Joe is also the recipient of multiple Microsoft MVP awards.

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Joe Mayo, Microsoft MVP, specializes in Microsoft .NET technology and runs Mayo Software Training. He is the author of LINQ Programming and operates the C# Station website (

Table of contents

Part I: Understanding Visual Studio 2010 Essentials 1 Introducing Visual Studio 2010 2 Learning Just Enough C# and VB.NET: Basic Syntax 3 Learning Just Enough C# and VB.NET: Types and Members 4 Learning Just Enough C# and VB.NET: Intermediate Syntax Part II: Learning the VS 2010 Environment 5 Creating and Building Projects 6 Debugging with Visual Studio 7 Working with Data Part III: Building Programs with VS 2010 8 Building Desktop Applications with WPF 9 Creating Web Applications with ASP.NET MVC 10 Designing Silverlight Applications 11 Deploying Web Services with WCF Part IV: Enhancing the VS 2010 Experience 12 Customizing the Development Environment 13 Extending Visual Studio 2010 Part V: Appendices App A Introduction to XML App B Introduction to XAML Index