Chapter 14. Graphical User Interfaces with Windows Forms: Part 1


... the wisest prophets make sure of the event first.

 --Horace Walpole

...The user should feel in control of the computer; not the other way around. This is achieved in applications that embody three qualities: responsiveness, permissiveness, and consistency.

 --Inside Macintosh, Volume 1 Apple Computer, Inc. 1985

All the better to see you with my dear.

 --The Big Bad Wolf to Little Red Riding Hood
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In this chapter you’ll learn:


Design principles of graphical user interfaces (GUIs).


How to create graphical user interfaces.


How to process events in response to user interactions with ...

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