Posts Tagged ‘Visual Studio’

Free Training Trial – Windows 8 App Development with C# & XAML from InnerWorkings

Update April 14, 2014: Unfortunately, the InnerWorkings product, trial, and bundles with Wrox books are no longer available as described here. I recently showed you my fun going through a lesson of the InnerWorkings Windows 8 training complete with the InnerWorkings Code Judging engine pointing out my errors in Visual Studio and me trying over […]

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Wrox InnerWorkings Windows 8 Application Development Training Walkthrough

Update April 14, 2014: Unfortunately, the InnerWorkings product, trial, and bundles with Wrox books are no longer available as described here. I’m excited to tell you about a new training offering from Wrox and InnerWorkings. InnerWorkings has developed a hands-on training tool for developers that presents a set of challenges to write code for and […]

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Wrox Video Walktrhough: Creating An ASP.NET Web Site – Beginning ASP.NET 4.5

 In this Wrox video walkthrough, I show you the steps to install Visual Studio 2012 Express for Web and create your first ASP.NET web site. I follow the example from Wrox’s Beginning ASP.NET 4.5. The video is about 10 minutes long and when you’re done, you’ll have Visual Studio Express for Web, IIS Express, and […]

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Free Wrox ebook Getting Started with the new Visual Studio 2012

We’re happy to provide you with the free Wrox ebook "Getting Started with the new Visual Studio 2012." This is about 70 pages that will get you started with Visual Studio 2012 if you’re new to it and show you the basics of the Solution Explorer, Toolbox, Properties, Options, Customizations, Workspace, Find/Replace, and Help. And because you’re getting […]

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Jon Galloway, Phil Haack, and Brad Wilson talk about their book Professional ASP.NET MVC 4

I’ve always considered myself lucky to work with some of the brightest stars in the computing galaxy. Professional ASP.NET MVC 4 authors Jon Galloway, Phil Haack, Brad Wilson, and K. Scott Allen certainly would be on anyone’s programmer A-list. With the MVC 4 edition of the of the book now everywhere, I’m thrilled that Jon […]

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New Visual Studio 2012 Books Arrive and Lower Ebook Prices on Visual Studio 2010

The Wrox editors and authors have had a busy summer preparing a great list of new Visual Studio 2012 book editions for you. As the books are starting to arrive in your stores and on our site, I wanted to highlight a few of them for you plus let you know about some exciting price […]

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218 Wrox Books in Safari Books Online

As we announced recently, Wrox books are now in Safari. Already, the good folks at Safari have added 218 full Wrox books in Safari and they’re adding more constantly. For the month of May, Wrox marketing has passed along the good news from Safari that we’re authorized to offer you this great new offer to […]

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Wrox on the Road – Wrox authors coming to a conference near you

As usual, when there’s a big list of conference announcements, there’s a big list of Wrox authors speaking at them. We’re lucky to get to work with such busy and active authors, here are a few of the highlights on the speaking schedule in 2010: SharePoint Saturday NYC: July 31, NYC: Paul Galvin, Chris Geier, […]

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Wrox Wins 2010 Code Project Members Choice Award

This week at Microsoft TechEd 2010, The Code Project announced their 2010 Members Choice Awards. We were thrilled to find out that Wrox was voted winner for Books. Thanks to all the Code Project members who took the time to vote in this and thanks to our many authors and technical editors who deserve the […]

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LINQ to SQL

Chapter 56: LINQ to SQL What’s In This Chapter? Working with LINQ to SQL using Visual Studio 2010 Mapping LINQ to SQL objects to database entities Building LINQ to SQL operations without the O/R Designer Using the O/R Designer with custom objects Querying the SQL Server database using LINQ Stored procedures and LINQ to SQL […]

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