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Microsoft Visual Studio LightSwitch Business Application Development by Jayaram Krishnaswamy

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Chapter 1. Getting Started with Microsoft LightSwitch

This chapter begins with explanations as to what makes this software so important and places it in the context of the Visual Studio suite of products. This chapter also aims to help the reader install the required items on the user's computer. It also deals with installing the necessary sample database or databases that will be used together with the LightSwitch applications, as well as other infrastructural details.

Topics to be covered:

  • What is Visual Studio LightSwitch and who is the target audience?
  • Installing Microsoft LightSwitch
  • Installing the databases used in the book

After this chapter, the reader would have a basic understanding of what this software is about, how to install the software, ...

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