Introduction to Programming Using Visual Basic 2012, Student Value Edition, An, 9th Edition

By David I. Schneider

Published by Prentice Hall

Published Date: Mar 1, 2013

Description

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Table of Contents

Preface
Using this Book for a Short or Condensed Course 

Chapter 1 An Introduction to Computers and Problem Solving

1.1 An Introduction to Computing and Visual Basic

1.2 Program Development Cycle

1.3 Programming Tools

Chapter 2 Visual Basic Controls and Events

2.1 An Introduction to Visual Basic 2012

2.2 Visual Basic Controls

2.3 Visual Basic Events

Summary 

Chapter 3 Variables, Input, and Output   

3.1 Numbers

3.2 Strings

3.3 Input and Output

Summary

Programming Projects

Chapter 4 Decisions              

4.1 Relational and Logical Operators

4.2 If Blocks

4.3 Select Case Blocks

4.4 Input via User Selection

Summary

Programming Projects 

Chapter 5 General Procedures              

5.1 Function Procedures

5.2 Sub Procedures, Part I

5.3 Sub Procedures, Part II

5.4 Modular Design

5.5 A Case Study: Weekly Payroll

Summary

Programming Projects

Chapter 6 Repetition

6.1 Do Loops

6.2 For…Next Loops

6.3 List Boxes and Loops

Summary

Programming Projects 

Chapter 7 Arrays              

7.1 Creating and Accessing Arrays

7.2 Using LINQ with Arrays  

7.3 Arrays of Structures  

7.4 Two-Dimensional Arrays  

7.5 A Case Study: Analyze a Loan  

Summary  

Programming Projects  

Chapter 8 Text Files               

8.1 Managing Text Files  

8.2 StreamReaders, StreamWriters, Structured Exception Handling  

8.3 XML  

8.4 A Case Study: Recording Checks and Deposits  

Summary  

Programming Projects  

Chapter 9 Additional Controls and Objects 

9.1 List Boxes and Combo Boxes  

9.2 Eight Additional Controls and Objects  

9.3 Multiple-Form Programs  

9.4 Graphics  

Summary  

Programming Projects  

Chapter 10 Databases                                

10.1 An Introduction to Databases  

10.2 Editing and Designing Databases  

Summary  

Programming Projects  

Chapter 11 Object-Oriented Programming 

11.1 Classes and Objects 

11.2 Working with Objects  

11.3 Inheritance  

Summary  

Programming Projects  

Appendices                          

Appendix A ANSI Values  

Appendix B How To  

Appendix C Folders and Files  

Appendix D Visual Basic Debugging Tools  

Answers to Selected Odd-Numbered Exercises  

Index

Purchase Info

ISBN-10: 0-13-342869-9

ISBN-13: 978-0-13-342869-8

Format: Alternate Binding

This item has been upgraded to INTRO PROG USING VISL 2012&VISL STUDIO PKG.