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Second Edition of Windows Forms Programming with C#
Erik Brown
  • April 2006
  • ISBN 9781932394658
  • 950 pages

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Using many examples all on a common theme, this second edition of Windows Forms Programming with C# presents Windows application development in a step-by-step, easy to follow format. Written for beginner and intermediate programmers eager to get their hands dirty, the text covers fundamentals like labels, buttons, and tool strips, as well as advanced concepts like owner-drawn lists, custom controls, and two-way data binding.

Windows Forms in Action is a tutorial, leading the reader through Windows application development using C# and Visual Studio .NET. It illustrates how the classes in the .NET Framework interact in a fully functional application. Material added for the second edition includes coverage of the .NET 2.0 Framework, extender providers, cryptographic classes, and application deployment.

what's inside

  • Practical and real-world
  • Examples presented in unique tabular form
  • Covers application integration and code management
  • Expands and updates the widely acclaimed First Edition

about the author

A mathematician by training, Erik Brown has been working with code for over 17 years, as a developer, architect, consultant, and manager. He is a veteran of three successful start up companies and currently works as a program manager at Unisys Corporation. Erik lives in northern Virginia with his wife and two daughters.

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Excellent for developers new to Windows Forms.

Dave Corun, Director of Microsoft Technologies, Catalyst IT Services

Precisely what I needed to get up to speed quickly. Engaging.

Joe Litton, Enterprise Application Developer, MCP, SCJP, PCLP

Right on Target.

Jack Herrington, Author and Software Engineer