July 2006 - Improve Thread Safety
It's easy to implement a structured implementation for providing threading in a .NET application -- find out how. Plus using For...Loop to create tighter code more quickly, "roll your own" control designers, properly preparing for WPF, securing ASP.NET Web sites with DevPartner, new tools and more.
Create a class that addresses common threading problems and overcome cross-thread calling and resource protection issues.
Take advantage of Loops in Visual Basic .NET to save coding effort, as well as to create more readable and maintainable code.
Graphical imaging tools and components are the theme in July's look at recent releases for VB and .NET developers.
Microsoft proposes to simplify authentication -- again.
Build a component to accommodate changing requirements without having to recompile your code.
It's not enough to build a great custom control to help your end users -- you must also help other developers use your control.
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