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MCAD/MCSD : Visual Basic .NET certification : exam guide (exams 70-305, 70-306, 70-310
Linde, Michael.
Publication Information:
Berkley, Calif. : McGraw-Hill/Osborne, [2003]

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xxviii, 834 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm + 1 CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.).
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Includes index.
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Offers coverage of the material on MCAD/MCSD Visual Basic .NET certification exams 70-305, 70-306, and 70-310. This reference includes exam objectives at the beginning of each chapter, exam tips, end-of-chapter practice questions, and photographs and illustrations.

Table of Contents

Part I Fundamentals of Visual Basic .NET
1 What Is .NET?
2 The Visual Studio .NET IDE
3 The Visual Basic .NET Language
4 Arrays, Strings, and Collections
5 Delegates and Events
Part II Object Orientation in Visual Basic .NET
6 Object-Oriented Analysis and Design Overview
7 Reference-Type Variables
8 Inheritance in Visual Basic .NET
Part III Components and Assembly Deployment
9 Creating and Using Assemblies
10 Assembly Deployment
11 Resources and Localization
Part IV Data Access
12 ADO.NET and the DataSet Class
13 Introduction to XML
14 Using XML with the ADO.NET Classes
Part V Windows Forms Applications
15 Creating Form Classes
16 Creating and Using Controls
17: Windows Forms Applications Options
18 Data Binding in Windows Forms Applications
19 Testing and Deploying a Windows Forms Application
Part VI Web Forms Applications
20 Web Forms and Server Controls
21 Web Forms Applications Options
22 Data Binding in ASP.NET Applications
23 Testing and Deploying a Web Forms Application
Part VII Remoting, Windows Services, and Using Web Services
24 Windows Services
25 COM Interoperability
26 .NET Remoting
27 Creating and Using Web Services
28 Testing, Deploying, and Securing Web Services
Part VIII Advanced .NET Programming
29 File and Data Streams
30 Network I/O
31 Serialization
32 Reflection
Part IX Appendixes
A About the CD
B Exam Objective Mapping Document