"Visual C# 2010 Recipes" explores the breadth of the .NET Framework class library and provides specific solutions to common and interesting programming problems. A succinct problem/solution format is accompanied by a working code sample for greater application.
Mastering the development of .NET 4.0 applications in C# is less about knowing the Visual C# 2010 language and more about knowing how to use the functionality of the .NET framework class library most effectively. Visual C# 2010 Recipes explores the breadth of the .NET Framework class library and provides specific solutions to common and interesting programming problems. Each recipe is presented in a succinct problem/solution format and is accompanied by a working code sample to help you understand the concept and quickly apply it. When you are facing a Visual C# 2010 problem, this book likely contains a recipe providing the solution—or at least points you in the right direction. Even if you are simply looking to broaden your knowledge of the .NET framework class library, Visual C# 2010 Recipes is the perfect resource to assist you. This is an updated reference for .NET 4.0 programmers. All code samples come as stand-alone Visual Studio 2010 solutions for your convenience.
What you'll learn * Clear, concise answers to myriad problems that occur during day-to-day C# 2010 development * How to write code according to Microsoft's best practice guidelines * Answers to questions covering everything from workflow to XML processing Who this book is for While there are few developers who do not stand to learn something from this book's concise, solution-oriented format, it is primarily aimed at emerging software professionals taking their first steps into the IT marketplace. These newly qualified and relatively inexperienced developers will gain the most from the book's comprehensive content and fast-access design, which is aimed at helping them cope with the problems and pitfalls that regularly occur when learning a new technology.
Table of Contents * Application Development * Data Manipulation * Application Domains, Reflection, and Metadata * Threads, Processes, and Synchronization * Files, Directories, and I/O * XML Processing * Windows Forms * Graphics, Multimedia, and Printing * Database Access * Networking * Security and Cryptography * Unmanaged Code Interoperability * Commonly Used Interfaces and Patterns * Windows Integration * Parallel Programming * Using LINQ * Windows Presentation Foundation
has been developing Windows solutions since 1990 and working with Windows NT and Win32 since 1993. He was one of the first MCSEs to qualify anywhere in the world. For the last 3 years, Allen has been developing e-commerce and security systems for large corporations and financial institutions. He is a former employee of Microsoft in both Australia and the UK and co-author, with Adam Freeman, of C# for Java Developers and .NET XML Web Services Step by Step, both from Microsoft Press.