Beginners can work through the chapters to gain the knowledge and experience to write programs in Visual C++6; experienced programmers can choose topics that interest them at levels that are useful to them. This is the first of a series of manuals/tutorials leading to advanced guides to databases and object-oriented programming. No bibliography. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.
Visual Basic programming techniques are presented in a logical and easy-to-follow sequence that helps you really understand the principles involved in developing programs. The reader begins with learning the basics to write a first program and then moves on to adding voice, music, sound, and graphics. After reading this book, the reader will be able to write their own DLLs, create ActiveX controls, use object linking and embedding (OLE) and write Visual Basic programs that support multiple document interface, and much more. Various topics covered are: - Properties, Controls, and Objects - Graphics, Controls & Methods - Interfacing with Windows - Arrays, OLE, and other topics - Data Control and SQL - Multiple Document Interface - ActiveX- Sound Programming and DirectSound - Building ActiveX Controls and all the latest features of Visual Basic.