• Personal Computers
  • Microsoft .Net Compact Framework by Andy Wigley

    By Andy Wigley

    The Microsoft .NET Compact Framework brings the ability of the .NET Framework to hand held units corresponding to Pocket computers and clever telephones. research precisely the way to construct killer purposes - and the way to resolve general difficulties - in constructing for resource-constrained units with this ebook. you will discover specifics on the best way to enhance GUI components with home windows varieties, entry and shop information with Microsoft ADO.NET and combine it around the company with XML internet prone, paintings with Microsoft SQL Server CE, improve functions that attach and disconnect throughout instant networks, and extra - all with operating code samples. You even get a short connection with the variations among the .NET Compact Framework and the whole .NET Framework.

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  • Building a PC For Dummies by Mark L. Chambers

    By Mark L. Chambers

    * exhibits tech hobbyists how you can construct the fitting computer, whether or not they are looking to create the final word gaming computer or mix new and recycled components to build a cheap desktop for a kid* The selfmade craze is sweeping throughout the tech group, and this advisor is now considerably revised and up to date to hide the good selection of latest and components to be had* step by step directions and dozens of photographs stroll first-time machine developers throughout the complete strategy, from development the basis, and including a processor and RAM, to fitting a video card, configuring a difficult force, hooking up CD and DVD drives, including a modem, and troubleshooting difficulties

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  • Laptops For Dummies Quick Reference by Corey Sandler

    By Corey Sandler

    Likelihood is, you sought after a pc simply because it’s compact, transportable, and will get the task performed. You’ll wish this booklet for a similar purposes. sufficiently small to slot into your desktop case, it provides what you want to utilize your laptop—even if it’s your first computing device. After an advent that familiarizes you with the and software program plus operational necessities, it contains concise details on:

    • Connecting stuff jointly, together with details on WiFi and Bluetooth
    • The necessities of home windows, from the Startup Menu and keep watch over Panel to the Recycle bin
    • Managing garage and utilizing folders, subfolders, and directories
    • Working with records
    • Using the net
    • Keyboard shortcuts, plus shortcuts for Microsoft note, Excel, and PowerPoint
    • Trouble taking pictures, together with the seven much more likely assets of difficulties

    easy and entire with a word list that defines tech phrases in layman’s language and an index that is helping you discover the knowledge you would like quickly, Laptops For Dummies quickly Reference is a realistic, transportable primer for computer clients.

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  • Real-World ASP.NET: Building a Content Management System by Stephen R.G. Fraser

    By Stephen R.G. Fraser

    Real international ASP.NET: construction a content material administration System offers internet builders with a cheap technique to enhance a content material administration method inside of Microsoft's .NET Framework. in contrast to different .NET books on ASP.NET that train applied sciences on a piecemeal foundation, this e-book explains the underlying applied sciences and likewise indicates how they're built-in right into a entire ASP.NET software appropriate for lots of businesses. whole resource code written in C# and ASP.NET is incorporated, that allows you to allow internet builders to create a dynamic content material website at a fragment of the price of a advertisement resolution. you'll find out about the following:

    • Content administration procedure: the program used to regulate the content material of an internet site comprises the content material administration, metacontent administration, and content material supply purposes.
    • C# and ASP.NET: those underlying applied sciences are brought after which utilized greatly.
    • ADO.NET: All points appropriate to dynamic content material administration are coated.
    • XML: Extensible Markup Language (XML) is brought after which utilized within the programmatic updating of the config.web dossier.
    • Authentication, authorization, and encryption: those themes are mentioned within the booklet, specially with reference to secure content material and approach management.
    • Personalization: Many key applied sciences are used to make the CMS resolution actually straight forward.

    Real-World ASP.NET: construction a content material administration System is the whole hands-on advisor to learning the artwork of content material administration structures and web site improvement utilizing the .NET Framework.

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  • Laptops For Dummies by Dan Gookin

    By Dan Gookin

    * With a beneficiant sprint of humor and enjoyable, bestselling writer Dan Gookin indicates humans the way to decide on the correct computing device and take on standard machine demanding situations* computer revenues lately handed these of computing device machines-a development that turns out prone to proceed* A needs to for desktop newcomers in addition to street warriors who have to get the main out in their machines* Covers synchronizing with the computing device, having access to the laptop remotely, coordinating email pickup among machines, instant networking, coping with energy, and securing a computer

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  • iPhone SDK Development (The Pragmatic Programmers) by Bill Dudney

    By Bill Dudney

    This ebook is beautiful reliable, it begins nice, particularly nice. yet in a short time the e-book begins to is going off the rails.

    General instance. you are following alongside the textual content, and with detective paintings you might have crammed in may possibly small gaps which they do not point out. you spot they did not point out anything within the worst method attainable. you'll want to discover by way of the functionality they point out within the textual content, and seeing which example variables they've got in it that you simply have been by no means advised to create.

    It's now not that they are announcing, subsequent we made a few XIB records and tied them to UIViewControlers named X, Y.
    I suggest they actually commence referencing customized sessions they by no means pointed out ahead of, in a functionality they paste into the books text.

    Let me provide you with a concrete example:
    CoreData bankruptcy, you are going alongside and filling within the gaps. then you definitely get to the Navigation subsection of CoreData, and instantly they are referencing now not one yet new UIViewControllers ( whole with customized XIB documents! ), that they by no means pointed out earlier than.

    How do you discover out approximately it? good it truly is within the functionality you are typing into your editor as you learn the publication.
    No point out what so ever!
    --

    They consult with the downloadable resource records for the sections of code, despite the fact that these xcode tasks are primarily whole models. So if you learn it, you cannot inform what you are alleged to have by means of now that they did not point out, and what comes later so you might now not copy.

    Good booklet with respectable details, yet i believe they ran out of paper and clients are left to bet their method through rather than having the ability to specialise in the teachings.

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  • My BlackBerry Curve by Craig James Johnston

    By Craig James Johnston

    Step-by-step instructions with callouts to BlackBerry Curve photographs that exhibit you precisely what to do.

    Help when you run into BlackBerry Curve difficulties or limitations.

    Tips and Notes to assist you get the main out of your BlackBerry Curve.

     

    Full-color, step by step initiatives stroll you thru getting and preserving your BlackBerry Curve operating simply how you wish. The projects include:

    • the best way to start speedy with any BlackBerry Curve: 8300 sequence, 8500 sequence, or 8900 Series

    • the right way to make, obtain, and deal with calls and emails efficiently

    • the best way to use the BlackBerry Curve’s strong touch administration and calendar software

    • the right way to hearken to audio and watch video

    • the best way to hook up with the web, Bluetooth units, and your company’s VPN

    • easy methods to browse the net out of your BlackBerry Curve

    • the best way to use the BlackBerry Curve’s messaging instruments, together with textual content, multimedia, PIN, and IM

    • how to define, decide upon, and set up new BlackBerry Curve applications

    • tips on how to connect to social networking websites and tools

    • tips on how to use aircraft Mode to observe video clips, learn emails, and hear song in the course of flights

    • the way to continue your BlackBerry Curve updated, trustworthy, and working at most sensible performance

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  • Multithreading Applications in Win32: The Complete Guide to by Jim Beveridge

    By Jim Beveridge

    Utilizing a number of threads, you could create high-performance servers, construct extensions for net servers, benefit from multiprocessor structures, construct refined items in OLE and COM, and increase software responsiveness. Writing such software program calls for greater than idea and a reference guide; it calls for a accomplished knowing of the way every little thing matches jointly and a advisor to what works and what does not. Multithreading is supported less than home windows NT and home windows ninety five and later throughout the Win32 API, yet insurance of this crucial subject has been sporadic and incomplete in the past. In Multithreading functions in Win32, with simply enough thought and plenty of pattern code, Jim Beveridge and Bob Wiener convey builders whilst, the place, and the way to take advantage of multithreading. integrated within the ebook are: *Internet improvement examples, together with ISAPI and WinSock. *Hands-on insurance of ways to take advantage of threads and overlapped I/O for server improvement. *How to take advantage of the C run-time library and MFC in a multithreaded setting. *Examples in C and C++. *Comparisons to UNIX for builders transitioning from UNIX to Win32.The linked site comprises the code and pattern functions from the booklet, together with code that works with web WinSock. 0201442345B04062001

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  • Moving to ASP.NET: Web Development with VB .NET by Steve Harris, Rob MacDonald

    By Steve Harris, Rob MacDonald

    Moving to ASP.NET: internet improvement with VB .NET offers concentrated and thorough information on growing internet purposes utilizing ASP.NET, together with either net shape functions and net providers. Authors Steve Harris and Rob MacDonald have labored broadly with .NET through the beta software, and provide their real-world adventure growing and enforcing ASP.NET purposes.

    The authors talk about and consider appropriate issues, and train you ways to make instant use of ASP.NET. subject matters comprise internet kinds, server-side and cellular controls, info entry and binding, and XML integration. additionally coated are .NET structure and configuration, defense, kingdom and consultation administration, scalability layout, and net prone. huge examples are featured in the course of the booklet, and also are to be had on the internet that you should entry and download.

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