September 2007 - WPF Goes to Work
Learn how to take advantage of Windows Presentation Foundation in your everyday business apps. Plus creating strongly typed data access code, inside how LINQ is going to change the way you program, simplifying background threads, copy custom data formats in objects to the clipboard and much more!
Windows Presentation Foundation has been greatly underserved by Microsoft’s emphasis on glitz and glamour; learn how to take advantage of WPF in your everyday Windows business apps.
Use the declarative programming model to enable type-safe data access in ADO.NET.
Learn how to copy all the custom data formats in objects to the clipboard and determine which ones are appropriate when you paste.
It requires a lot of plumbing to create, manage, and communicate with background threads. The System.ComponentModel.BackgroundWorker class already contains the functionality you need to follow best practices.
Our magazine has a new look.
The increasing complexity of software design shouldn't take anyone by surprise.
Get the latest downloads related to Visual Studio 2008 (formerly Orcas).
Tools for those who need to fetch, store or transform XML, including in Word 2007 and Excel 2007.