O'Reilly logo

Build a Program Now! Microsoft® Visual C#® 2008: Get software, hands-on projects, and code samples! Express Edition by Patrice Pelland

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

Glossary

A

argument

A variable that is passed to a subprogram

B

black box testing

Functional testing of a computer program to ensure it performs correctly

breakpoint

A pause or stopping place in a program, intentionally inserted to help with debugging

C

class

The basic building block of object-oriented programming; it defines the fields, properties, methods, and events of an object

compiler

A computer program that translates the instructions written in one computer language into output in another computer language; compilers translate source code into some type of machine language that can be executed by a computer

console application

An application that is run from a command prompt with no Windows or Web interface

context-sensitive menu

A menu that provides ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required