Visual Studio 2012 is the latest version of Microsofts rich and complex integrated development environment creating Windows applications, whether they be for exciting new Windows Store apps, Classic Windows running .NET, cloud apps or many other applications.
Pro Visual Studio LightSwitch 2011 Development shows users how to get the most from this innovative product by going beyond the "one-click-and-you're-done" mentality. Authors Tim Leung and Yann Duran cover this breakthrough product and discuss advanced topics for power users and developers.
Learn about WF 4.0's designer, its updated programming paradigm, and the completely new set of activities that can enable and extend your workflows, as well as how to customize your workflows and access them in a variety of ways and situations so you can maximize the advantages of this technology.
In Pro WF 4.5, you'll find the insight and direction for understanding how to build workflows using WF 4.5 and host them as long-running services using Microsofts Windows Server, for on-premises work, and Azure AppFabric, for hosting workflows in the cloud.
Pro Windows 8 Apps for Business in XAML is a book that focuses on creating compelling business applications in the new Windows 8 Metro environment, WinRT. Microsofts Windows 8 operating system represents a major shift in the way applications will be designed and interacted with, and this book will keep you ahead of the curve.
This book is the natural choice for developers who want to create sophisticated small-footprint devices for both consumer and enterprise use. After significant upgrades from Microsoft, Windows Embedded Compact 7 is more powerful than ever, as you'll discover in this carefully focused deep-dive.
Pro WinRT using C# and XAML provides in-depth coverage of WinRT APIs and application development. It is an invaluable learning resource for professional developers who want to create great Metro Style applications based on the rich set of WinRT APIs.
This book shows you how Windows Presentation Foundation really works. It provides you with the no-nonsense, practical advice that you need in order to build high-quality WPF applications quickly and easily.
WPF and Silverlight are unlike any other user interface (UI) technologies. They have been built to a new paradigm thatif harnessed correctlycan yield unprecedented power and performance. This book shows you how to control that power.