Windows Forms Programming Using Visual Basic.NET
Duration: 5 Days (Face-to-Face or Remote-Live), or 35 hours of coursework with personal facilitation over a four week span (On-Demand)
US Price: $2495 (Face-to-Face or Remote-Live), or $1495 (On-Demand)
Delivery Options: Attend face-to-face in the classroom, remote-live or via on-demand training
Registration: Click here to view upcoming schedules and register for face-to-face sessions, click here to register for live remote attendance sessions, or click here to register for on-demand training with a start date that is convenient for you.
This course provides students with hands on experience using Visual Studio to create desktop applications using Windows Forms and the .NET Framework using Visual Basic.NET. The course provides a thorough introduction to the VB.NET programming language, including coverage of the essentials of the VB.NET programming language, built in data types, operators, control structures, classes and methods, collections and exception handling.
Students then learn how to leverage the power of the .NET Framework to build desktop applications. Students learn how to build Windows Forms applications and use with a variety of controls to create sophisticated user interfaces. Students also learn how to use the BackgroundWorker to perform asynchronous operations.
Students learn how to use ADO.NET to interact with databases and XML files. Students learn how Windows Forms uses data binding to display data in controls such as the DataGridView and Chart. Students will also learn how to leverage the power of web services by calling both SOAP services and RESTful APIs.
Other topics include: debugging techniques; using a .config file to control application configuration; building menus, toolbars and status bars; reading and writing files; interacting with the file system; and deploying desktop applications.
Comprehensive labs provide the students with extensive experience creating and deploying Windows Forms-based desktop applications.
Prior programming experience is required.
|Introduction to .NET
||Introduction to Visual Studio
||Conditionals and Looping
|Procedures and Parameters
|Windows Forms Applications
||Performing Asynchronous Activities
||Working with Forms
|Working with Menus, Toolbars and Status Bars
||Working with Files and Directories
|Calling Web Services
||Deploying Windows Forms Applications
|Windows Forms Programming for Experienced VB.NET Programmers|