Join Walt Ritscher for an in-depth discussion in this video Using the exercise files, part of Visual Studio 2010 Essential Training.
If you are premium member of lynda.com, or if you are watching this tutorial on…a DVD-ROM, you have access to the exercise files used throughout this title.…I have copied the files to my Desktop. Let's take a look.…Inside this Exercise Files folder, you will see there is a folder for most chapters.…Inside the chapter, there is a folder for most of the movies.…Let's take a look at Chapter 03, Movie 02.…Inside this folder, are two folders:…InfoReaders is the starter project, and InfoReader-Done is the finished…version of the project.…
I am going to double-click on InfoReader.…Inside here is an SNL file.…That's the typical way you start up a project in Visual Studio.…Occasionally, the SLN file will be in one of the subfolders, next to the…CSPROJ or VBPROJ file.…If you are a monthly subscriber or annual subscriber to lynda.com, you don't…have access to the exercise files, but you can follow along with your own…projects and assets.…Let's get started.…
- Creating a Visual Studio project
- Building the user interface
- Binding to an RSS feed
- Coding with IntelliSense
- Creating rich Internet applications with Silverlight
- Building Windows applications with Windows Forms
- Integrating with SQL Server
- Working with Microsoft Office applications
- Understanding extensibility in Visual Studio
- Working with data, ADO.NET and datasets
- Using source control
Skill Level Intermediate
Q: Which edition of Visual Studio 2010 do I need to follow along in this course?
A: The course is taught with Visual Studio 2010 Professional, but can also be used with the Premium or Ultimate editions. The Express editions of Visual Studio, including Visual Basic 2010 Express, Visual C# 2010 Express, and Visual C++ Express, are not covered in this course.
Q: I'm attempting to download the exercise files for this course, and my virus protection is blocking me from unzipping the downloaded file. Are the files corrupted?
A: The alert is a false-positive message. Your antivirus software is detecting the active code included in the exercise files, which in some ways resembles viral code. There is nothing to be alarmed about and you can ignore the warning. This is common among coding courses and environments.
1. Getting Started
2. Exploring the Visual Studio Workspace (IDE)
3. Building a Simple Application
4. Exploring the Code Editors
5. Working with Code
6. Understanding the Project Types
7. Digging Into Your Data
8. Debugging Your Application
9. Testing Your Application
10. Deploying Your Application
11. Working with Source Control
12. Integrating with Microsoft Office Applications
Making an Excel 2010 add-in5m 21s
13. Extending Visual Studio
14. Configuring Your Application
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