Programming Microsoft® Composite UI Application Block and Smart Client Software Factory

Programming Microsoft® Composite UI Application Block and Smart Client Software Factory
Published:July 25, 2007Language:English
Author:David S. PlattTechnology:Windows Vista
Length:224 PagesISBN 13:9780735624146

List Price:

$ 34.99
About The BookLearn a classroom-tested method for building robust, composite smart-client applications.

Get practical, hands-on instruction for learning the Composite UI Application Block (CAB) and the Smart Client Software Factory. Using just your fundamental Microsoft Visual Basic or Visual C# skills, you’ll work through seven lessons that present real-world scenarios. Each lesson is based on proven classroom guidance—building the skills your need to easily create user interface components for smart-client solutions.

Discover how to:

  • Generate a shell application and implement prefabricated or custom CAB services

  • Use work items and controllers to share resources in loosely coupled applications

  • Optimize visual information display by using Workspaces and SmartParts

  • Add and modify menus, toolbars, and status bars by using the CAB user interface extension

  • Announce and receive asynchronous events within an application

  • Invoke methods in the Action Catalog service to coordinate application business-logic

  • Match CAB constructs to Windows Presentation Foundation
  • About David S. PlattA Microsoft Software Legend since 1992, David S. Platt is a developer, consultant, author, and “.NET Professor” at Harvard University. He’s written nearly a dozen books, including INTRODUCING MICROSOFT .NET, THIRD EDITION. David’s company, Rolling Thunder Computer, offers classes in CAB, the .NET Framework, and ACORD XML.
    Other Books By David Platt
    Looking for training resources, events and advice from peers? Join the Microsoft Training and Certification Community. Preparing for an exam now? Find your Microsoft Certification Study Group. Talk to us on these social networks:
    What do you think of this book?Your feedback is important in helping us create books that serve your needs and meet your expectations. Please take our survey at www.microsoft.com/learning/booksurvey

    Note: You will need this book's 13-digit International Standard Book Number (ISBN) to take the survey. The ISBN 13 can be found above.
    To report or search for corrections in this book or companion content,
    please go to www.microsoft.com/learning/support/books/