October 2004 - Customize .NET Controls
Build custom controls that can inherit from existing .NET controls, add custom properties to inherited controls, and support reuse in any app that needs them. Plus mastering VS.NET's dynamic properties, using flexible queries, build your own app setting class and more.
Build custom controls that can inherit from existing .NET controls, add custom properties to inherited controls, and support reuse in any app that needs them.
Use the power of the DHTML Document Object Model to access elements of your Web Browser documents and automate data gathering.
Set up applications to configure at run time using the VS.NET Dynamic Properties functionality-and even add some tricks the .NET Framework doesn't support yet.
Check out the latest add-ins for Visual Studio .NET, including one that lets you add mapping functionality to your apps.
Patrick on the new XP patch.
Learn how to create your own application settings class by leveraging the FileInfo, HashTable, XMLReader, and XMLWriter classes.
Modify your applications so they run smoothly with Windows XP SP2, and better understand the issues that are motivating these changes in the OS.
Clients might insist on a Web interface, but a smart client's benefits can often outweigh those of an ASP.NET-based app.
The stereotype that hobbyists perform mediocre work is damaging. Value comes in delivering solutions in a timely manner, regardless of the tools, steps, or people used to achieve it.
IP*Works! V6 .NET Edition from /n software provides a suite of components that implement well-known and emerging Internet protocols without degrading application performance.
Rational XDE Developer Plus provides comprehensive support for Unified Modeling Language (UML) design and implementation on a variety of development platforms.