Beginning Visual C++ 2005 (Programmer to Programmer)
- Popular author Ivor Horton uses his trademark approachable writing style to provide novice programmers with the basic tools as they learn Visual C++ 2005
- Readers will learn how to program in C++ using Visual C++ 2005-without any previous knowledge of C++.
- More than 35 percent new and updated material covers the new release of Visual C++, and exercises and solutions help readers along the way
- Demonstrates the significant new features of Visual C++ 2005, providing improved flexibility in developing Microsoft applications in C++
From the Back Cover
You’ll learn the essentials of Visual C++ 2005 and get a thorough introduction to the techniques used for accessing data sources in both Microsoft® Foundation Classes and Windows® Forms applications. Plus, the exercises included at the end of most chapters will help you apply what you’ve learned as you make your way to becoming an effective C++ programmer.
What you will learn from this book
- How to use the capabilities of Visual C++ 2005 to create applications
- Unique aspects and new features of Visual C++ 2005
- The basic ideas and techniques involved in debugging
- Ways to build a graphical user interface for your application
- How Microsoft Windows applications are structured
- Tips for understanding the nuances of C++ without getting confused by the complexities of Windows GUI programming
Who this book is for
This book is for novice programmers who are looking to write C++ applications for the Microsoft Windows OS. No previous programming experience is required.
- Publisher: Wrox (February 20, 2006)
- Language: English
- File type: PDF – 1226 pages – 17.7 MB
Table of Contents
- Chapter 1: Programming with Visual C++ 2005.
- Chapter 2: Data, Variables, and Calculations.
- Chapter 3: Decisions and Loops.
- Chapter 4: Arrays, Strings, and Pointers.
- Chapter 5: Introducing Structure into Your Programs.
- Chapter 6: More about Program Structure.
- Chapter 7: Defining Your Own Data Types.
- Chapter 8: More on Classes.
- Chapter 9: Class Inheritance and Virtual Functions.
- Chapter 10: Debugging Techniques.
- Chapter 11: Windows Programming Concepts.
- Chapter 12: Windows Programming with the Microsoft Foundation Classes.
- Chapter 13: Working with Menus and Toolbars.
- Chapter 14: Drawing in a Window.
- Chapter 15: Creating the Document and Improving the View.
- Chapter 16: Working with Dialogs and Controls.
- Chapter 17: Storing and Printing Documents.
- Chapter 18: Writing Your Own DLLs.
- Chapter 19: Connecting to Data Sources.
- Chapter 20: Updating Data Sources.
- Chapter 21: Applications Using Windows Forms.
- Chapter 22: Accessing Data Sources in a Windows Forms Application.
- Appendix A: C++ Keywords.
- Appendix B: ASCII Codes.