This book is for programmers at all levels who either want to learn Visual Basic 2008 or have semi mastered it and would like some useful tips and tricks. Author James Foxall provides step-by-step guidance on how to use Visual Basic 2008 and walks you through the most common questions, issues, and tasks. The Q&A section, quizzes, and exercises help you build and test your knowledge. The sessions are broken out into 24 categories and should take you one hour or less to complete.
In Hour 1, "Jumping In With Both Feet: A Visual Basic 2008 Programming Tour" the author gives you an understanding of building a simple Visual Basic application, basic programming lingo, and a taste of Visual Studio 2008 IDE.
Excerpted from Sams Teach Yourself Visual Basic 2008 in 24 Hours: Complete Starter Kit (ISBN: 9780672329845) by James Foxall.
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