Visual Basic 2005 Jumpstart

Errata for Visual Basic 2005 Jumpstart

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The errata list is a list of errors and their corrections that were found after the product was released. If the error was corrected in a later version or reprint the date of the correction will be displayed in the column titled "Date Corrected".

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Version Location Description Submitted By Date Submitted Date Corrected
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Page 10
last paragraph of 7.

"Now you're ready the drag and drop" should be "Now you're ready to drag and drop"

Anonymous   
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Page 16
last paragraph

"Close button at top the right of the application windowt." "window" is misspelled and words "top" and "the" should be reversed.

Anonymous   
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Page 74
2nd code fragment

WriteOnly Property CountNumeric() as Integer Set ... ... End Get End Property NOW READS: WriteOnly Property CountNumeric() as Integer Set ... ... End Set End Property

Anonymous    Feb 01, 2006
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Page 119
Example 4-6

Because "Price" is set to Nullable in the database txtPrice.Text must be converted. Previous errata points out that the "$" should be removed, but additionally the type must be converted from String to System.Nullable(Of Decimal) ... ,CType(txtPrice.Text.Replace("$", ""), Global.System.Nullable(Of Decimal)),

Anonymous   
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Page 119
AddTitle code block

'--add the new title to the database-- Me.TitlesTableAdapter.Insert(Me.lblISBN.Text, _ Me.txtTitle.Text, _ Me.txtAuthors.Text, _ Me.txtPublisher.Text, _ Me.txtPrice.Text, _ coverImage) NOW READS: '--add the new title to the database-- Me.TitlesTableAdapter.Insert(Me.lblISBN.Text, _ Me.txtTitle.Text, _ Me.txtAuthors.Text, _ Me.txtPublisher.Text, _ Replace(Me.txtPrice.Text, "$", ""), _ coverImage)

Anonymous    Feb 01, 2006
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Page 135
Figure title

Figure 4-39. Downloading a newer version of the StockQuote application NOW READS: Figure 4-39. Downloading a newer version of the Library application

Anonymous    Feb 01, 2006
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Page 141
Last paragraph

http://www.oreilly.com/catalog/9780596100711pg NOW READS: http://www.oreilly.com/catalog/9780596100711

Anonymous    Feb 01, 2006
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Page 160
Item 5.

Book says to set "ContinueDestinationPageUrl" property of Login control. should be: "DestinationPageUrl".

Anonymous