.NET Reference Guide
by Jim Mischel
Number of pages: 849
Microsoft .NET is Microsoft's platform for building secure, portable, connected applications. It provides a comprehensive and consistent programming model and a common set of API functions that you can use across many different platforms and devices, using the programming language that you prefer. Today, eight years since version 1.0 was first released, the .NET Framework is a mature and stable software platform with a very large base and an extensive array of development tools.
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by Tom Dykstra - Microsoft Corporation
This book shows you how to deploy an ASP.NET web application to a Windows Azure Web Site or another provider, by using Visual Studio 2012 or 2010. The sample application uses the Entity Framework, SQL Server, and the ASP.NET membership system.
Table of contents: Getting started with .NET Framework; Collections; XmlSerializer; HTTP clients; Exceptions; LINQ; Networking; NuGet packaging system; Reflection; Dictionaries; HTTP servers; Settings; Task Parallel Library (TPL); Custom Types; etc.
- Microsoft Press
This guide addresses specific goals of presentation layer component design. It provides code samples that enable you to use design patterns and Microsoft .NET Framework programming idioms effectively in the presentation layer of your applications.
by Vijay Mukhi, Sonal Mukhi, Manish Purohit - BPB Publications
User-controls and the extensibility features offered by add-ins are probed in detail. The text covers controls-attributes, properties and events, creating a UI type editor, type conversion, designers, writing C# code, web controls, add-ins.