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Sams Teach Yourself Microsoft® Visual C#® 2005 in 24 Hours, Complete Starter Kit by James Foxall

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Chapter 2. Navigating Visual C# 2005

What You’ll Learn in This Hour:

  • Navigating Visual C#

  • Using the Visual Studio .NET Start Page to open and create projects

  • Showing, hiding, docking, and floating design windows

  • Customizing menus and toolbars

  • Adding controls to a form using the toolbox

  • Viewing and changing object attributes using the Properties window

  • Working with the many files that make up a project

  • How to get help

The key to expanding your knowledge of Visual C# is to become as comfortable as possible—as quickly as possible—with the Visual C# design environment. Just as a carpenter doesn’t think much about hammering a nail into a piece of wood, performing actions such as saving projects, creating new forms, and setting object properties should become ...

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