Close
Enter your search into one or more of the boxes below:
You can refine your search by selecting from any of the options below:
Search
Visual FoxPro to Visual Basic .NET
Foyalty 133

Visual FoxPro to Visual Basic .NET (Paperback)

£43.99
Usually despatched within 2 weeks.

Synopsis

Starting with simple examples, you?ll see how the multi-user, local area network applications that Visual FoxPro developers are used to building are constructed in Visual Basic .NET. You?ll learn how to use Crystal Reports to build reports like the ones you build in FoxPro. You?ll discover how to use DataAdapters and datasets instead of DBFs. You?ll see examples of the paradigm shift that client-server programming imposes, and why .NET solves that problem (even when you wouldn?t need to solve it in FoxPro.) And you?ll learn how to give your FoxPro and Visual Basic applications smart client remote data access.



You?ll understand how to begin the construction of a database project in Visual Basic with a container form and a MainMenu instead of using _Screen and MSYSMENU. You?ll learn how variables are declared and used; how menus are controlled; how to use events, and why you have to use events in VB when they?re unnecessary in FoxPro. You?ll learn how to build inheritable forms, Visual Basic?s answer to FoxPro?s form class templates, to reduce programming to a minimum. You?ll learn why properties are like variables in FoxPro, but more like functions in VB. And you?ll learn where Visual Basic adds features that you didn?t have in FoxPro and didn?t know that you needed. You?ll learn where to look for all of those FoxPro commands and functions that you need. And in case you haven?t yet used SQL Server with FoxPro, the examples will demonstrate how it?s done first in FoxPro, then in VB .NET.







Shows how to build a typical application in Visual FoxPro, including DBF, SQL Server and Internet access; then demonstrates how to build the same type of application in VB .NET

Highlights the main differences in specific issues, including printing, events, data access, creation and use of properties

Contains an appendix listing the principal FoxPro commands and functions and their Visual Basic equivalents

Includes a table showing where to find the settings in the FoxPro?s Tools, Options menu pages in VB .NET

Shows how to access data remotely from your FoxPro and VB .NET applications

Explains how project DLLs are created and used in other projects within a solution

Shows how to use middle tier business objects to simplify ongoing development

Source code downloadable from www.samspublishing.com

Computing & ITComputer programming / software developmentProgramming & scripting languages: generalComputing & ITDatabasesDatabase software Publisher: Pearson Education (US) Publication Date: 10/05/2004 ISBN-13: 9780672326493  Details: Type: Paperback Format: Books
Availability: Usually despatched within 2 weeks. Login for Quick Checkout Add to Basket

Les Pinter is Contributing Editor of Universal Thread magazine in Montreal, and a monthly contributor to the Virtual FoxPro User Group (VFUG) user group newsletter. He is also a member of the INETA (International .NET User Group Association) Speakers? Bureau for Latin America. Les publishes numerous articles on FoxPro, SQL, VB .NET and ASP.NET on his website and in Les Pinter's Database Journal, a bimonthly newsletter. Les has been a speaker at conferences in the US, Mexico, Argentina, Colombia, Venezuela, Brazil, France, Spain, Russia and Canada. He gives seminars on Visual FoxPro and Visual Basic database development in English, French, Spanish, Portuguese and Russian. Although the Pinter Consulting corporate office is located in Mexico City, Les lives in San Mateo, California with his wife Ying-Ying Chang.

More books by Les Pinter

Leave Review

Delivery

Delivery Options

All delivery times quoted are the average, and cannot be guaranteed. These should be added to the availability message time, to determine when the goods will arrive. During checkout we will give you a cumulative estimated date for delivery.

Location 1st Book Each additional book Average Delivery Time
UK Standard Delivery FREE FREE 3-5 Days
UK First Class £4.50 £1.00 1-2 Days
UK Courier £7.00 £1.00 1-2 Days
Western Europe** Courier £17.00 £3.00 2-3 Days
Western Europe** Airmail £5.00 £1.50 4-14 Days
USA / Canada Courier £20.00 £3.00 2-4 Days
USA / Canada Airmail £7.00 £3.00 4-14 Days
Rest of World Courier £22.50 £3.00 3-6 Days
Rest of World Airmail £8.00 £3.00 7-21 Days

** Includes Austria, Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany, Greece, Iceland, Irish Republic, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Portugal, Spain, Sweden and Switzerland.

Delivery Help & FAQs

Returns Information

If you are not completely satisfied with your purchase*, you may return it to us in its original condition with in 30 days of receiving your delivery or collection notification email for a refund. Except for damaged items or delivery issues the cost of return postage is borne by the buyer. Your statutory rights are not affected.

* For Exclusions and terms on damaged or delivery issues see Returns Help & FAQs

You might also like

Entity Framework Core in Action
(Paperback)
Jon Smith
 
 
£27.99
 
Modern Fortran Explained:...
(Paperback)
Michael Metcalf; John Reid; Malcolm...
 
 
£39.99
 
Modern Fortran Explained:...
(Hardback)
Michael Metcalf; John Reid; Malcolm...
 
 
£80.00
 
Functional Concurrency in .NET: ...
(Paperback)
Riccardo Terrell
 
 
£47.99
 
© W&G Foyle Ltd
Foyles uses cookies to help ensure your experience on our site is the best possible. Click here if you’d like to find out more about the types of cookies we use.
Accept and Close