Most of the chapters in this book include exercises that let you interactively try out new material learned in the main text. All sample projects are available for download here:
Follow the instructions to download the VbDevBook2010Samples.zip file.
Alternatively, you can download the files from the author’s company website:
In addition to the code samples, your system should have Visual Studio 2010 and SQL Server 2008 installed. The instructions below use SQL Server Management Studio 2008 to set up the sample database used with the practice examples. If available, install the latest service packs for each product.