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8041. 

Delphi for .NET Developer’s Guide

Delphi for .NET Developer’s Guide

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Publisher: Sams

Publication Date: 12-MAY-2004

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Master Microsoft's .NET Framework using Delphi. This book provides expert knowledge of both Delphi and. NET with the same, practicable and real-world solutions approach used in previous Delphi Developer's Guides. Delphi for .NET Developer's Guide is a new edition of the #1 Delphi book by authors Xavier Pacheco and Steve Teixeira. This newest edition is completely updated for Delphi using the .NET Framework and includes in-depth coverage on Borland's new CLX architecture, DBExpress Applications, SOAP, CORBA, WebSnap and BizSnap features. It continues as a complete reference and authoritative...

8042. 

Special Edition Using® Macromedia® Director® MX

Special Edition Using® Macromedia® Director® MX

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Publisher: Que

Publication Date: 13-JUN-2003

Insert Date: 25-MAY-2008

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Special Edition Using Macromedia Director MX is a comprehensive guide to creating and publishing Director movies. The book includes complete coverage of the newest version of Director, from advanced issues such as Lingo scripting and multi-user applications on how to employ the 3D API. This edition includes more coverage of multi-user applications, using 3D media, efficient sprite editing with the context-sensitive Property Inspector, increased control of cast members through the Cast Manager, vector drawing tools that add illustration capability, and special imaging effects and...

8043. 

Sams Teach Yourself Windows® XP All in One, Second Edition

Sams Teach Yourself Windows® XP All in One, Second Edition

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Publisher: Sams

Publication Date: 17-DEC-2004

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If you're new to the world of Windows XP and are daunted by the thought of having to figure it all out on your own, Sams Teach Yourself Windows XP All in One can help. This all-inclusive reference book will teach you how to not only use your Windows XP system, but also how to utilize digital media and Internet features. Learn how to set up a home network, as well as how to upgrade, repair and protect your PC from viruses, spam and spyware. Updated to include information relating to the Windows XP Server Pack 2, Sams Teach Yourself Windows XP All in One will help you get the most you can out...

8044. 

F. Scott Barker’s Microsoft Access 2002 Power Programming

F. Scott Barker’s Microsoft Access 2002 Power Programming

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Publisher: Sams

Publication Date: 13-SEP-2001

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F. Scott Barker's Access 2002 Power Programming gives many practical techniques for the corporate and independent developer. The main topics covered are: The Root of Power Programming; Manipulating and Presenting Data; Extending Access with Interoperability; Adding the Professional Look and Distributing Applications; Managing Databases; Adding Finishing Touches. New features of Access 2002 will be covered thoroughly, including: A whole new chapter devoted to Data Pages, which is Microsoft's way of bringing the Web interface into everyday...

8045. 

Programming Visual Basic 2008

Programming Visual Basic 2008

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 27-MAY-2008

Insert Date: 25-MAY-2008

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Ever since Visual Basic was merged into .NET, it's become the core language for creating business applications with Windows. The latest version, VB 2008, is even more useful -- and provides even more incentive for migrating from VB 6. All it lacks is a good book on how to harness its power. Programming Visual Basic 2008 fills the void. Written in a lively and engaging style by a developer who's grown up with Visual Basic, including both VB 6 and VB .NET, this hands-on guide addresses the core topics of the new VB, from basic to complex, with plenty of code examples. Programming Visual Basic...

8046. 

Apple Pro Training Series Final Cut Pro 6

Apple Pro Training Series Final Cut Pro 6

By: Diana Weynand

Publisher: Peachpit Press

Publication Date: 21-MAY-2007

Insert Date: 24-MAY-2008

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Cut a scene from the USA Network television series Monk, create a promo for Seaworld’s Belief documentary,  and master filters and effects as you edit a segment of  BBC Motion Gallery's Living Colour documentary. Completely revised for Final Cut Pro 6 and featuring all-new footage, this best-selling, Apple-certified guide provides a strong foundation in all aspects of video editing. Renowned author Diana Weynand starts with basic video editing techniques and takes you all the way through Final Cut Pro’s powerful advanced features. Each chapter presents a complete lesson in an aspect of video...

8047. 

The Upgrader’s Guide to Microsoft Office System 2003

The Upgrader’s Guide to Microsoft Office System 2003

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Publisher: Que

Publication Date: 10-AUG-2004

Insert Date: 22-MAY-2008

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The only book that covers just the new features of Office 2003 -- For upgraders only! Quickly find the information you need to maximize your productivity. Unveils the new, revised, moved, and improved features in Office 2003 Professional. Includes only relevant content for those upgrading to Office 2003 - no fluff, no extra stuff. Enables upgraders to quickly learn the new version. ...

8048. 

Sams Teach Yourself Visual C#® 2008 in 24 Hours: Complete Starter Kit

Sams Teach Yourself Visual C#® 2008 in 24 Hours: Complete Starter Kit

By: James Foxall

Publisher: Sams

Publication Date: 18-JUN-2008

Insert Date: 22-MAY-2008

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Sams Teach Yourself Visual C#® 2008 in 24 Hours James Foxall Starter Kit DVD includes Visual C#® 2008 Express Edition In just 24 sessions of one hour or less, you will be up and running with Visual C# 2008. Using a straightforward, step-by-step approach, each lesson builds upon the previous one, allowing you to learn the essentials of Visual C# from the ground up. By the Way notes present interesting pieces of information. Did You Know? tips offer advice or teach an easier way to do something. Watch Out! cautions advise you about potential problems and help you steer clear of...

8049. 

Absolute Beginner’s Guide to Keynote™ for Mac OS® X

Absolute Beginner’s Guide to Keynote™ for Mac OS® X

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Publisher: Que

Publication Date: 20-FEB-2004

Insert Date: 21-MAY-2008

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Priced at $99, Keynote is the new application that promises to bring to everyone the ability to create stunning, professional-quality presentations. It includes professionally designed themes, top-end typography, animated charts and tables, and cinematic quality transitions. Keynote has Apple's traditional elegance and ease-of-use, with intuitive controls and beautiful graphics. Keynote 1.0 has been positively reviewed by the press. Though Apple has not yet released any sales figures, it is clear that the software is gaining rapid adoption. According to MacCentral, the company's CFO was...

8050. 

Peter Norton’s Complete Guide to Windows XP

Peter Norton’s Complete Guide to Windows XP

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Publisher: Sams

Publication Date: 29-OCT-2001

Insert Date: 20-MAY-2008

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Peter Norton's Complete Guide to Microsoft Windows XP is a comprehensive, user-friendly guide written in the highly acclaimed Norton style. This unique approach teaches the features of Windows XP with clear explanations of the many new technologies designed to improve your system performance. The book demonstrates all of the newest features available for increasing your OS performance. You will find Peter's Principles, communications, networking, printing, performance, troubleshooting, and compatibility tips throughout the book. Whether you're just starting out or have years of experience,...

8051. 

Google Apps: The Missing Manual

Google Apps: The Missing Manual

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 27-MAY-2008

Insert Date: 20-MAY-2008

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Among its many amazing applications, Google now has web-based alternatives to many of the applications in Microsoft Office. This comprehensive and easy-to-follow new book enables you to explore Google's new office applications in detail. Once you do, you'll be in good company -- more than 100,000 small businesses and some corporations are already looking to take advantage of these free Google offerings. Google Apps: The Missing Manual teaches you how to use three relatively new applications from Google: "Docs and Spreadsheets", which provide many of the same core tools that you find in Word...

8052. 

MCITP 70-623 Exam Cram: Supporting and Troubleshooting Applications on a Windows Vista® Client for Consumer Support Technicians

MCITP 70-623 Exam Cram: Supporting and Troubleshooting Applications on a Windows Vista® Client for Consumer Support Technicians

By: David R. Miller; Paul A. Mancuso

Publisher: Pearson Certification

Publication Date: 26-JUN-2008

Insert Date: 18-MAY-2008

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Covers the critical information you need to know to score higher on your 70-623 exam! Install and upgrade Windows Vista Customize and configure Windows Vista including Windows Aero, Media Center, and Media Player Install and maintain applications Configure and troubleshoot Windows Update and Microsoft Update Protect data with the Backup and Restore Center Configure, troubleshoot, and repair network connectivity Troubleshoot performance and reliability issues Configure and troubleshoot Windows security features including the Security Center, User Account Control,...

8053. 

Essential C# 3.0: For .NET Framework 3.5, Second Edition

Essential C# 3.0: For .NET Framework 3.5, Second Edition

By: Mark Michaelis

Publisher: Addison-Wesley Professional

Publication Date: 22-AUG-2008

Insert Date: 18-MAY-2008

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Essential C# 3.0 is an extremely well-written and well-organized “no-fluff” guide to C# 3.0, which will appeal to programmers at all levels of experience with C#. This fully updated edition dives deep into the new features that are revolutionizing programming, with brand new chapters covering query expressions, lambda expressions, extension methods, collection interface extensions, standard query operators, and LINQ as a whole. Author Mark Michaelis covers the C# language in depth, and each importantconstruct is illustrated with succinct, relevant code examples. (Complete code examples are...

8054. 

Microsoft® Office Access 2003 in a Snap

Microsoft® Office Access 2003 in a Snap

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Publisher: Sams

Publication Date: 09-AUG-2004

Insert Date: 17-MAY-2008

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Microsoft Access is a database development and maintenance program, but it can be confusing when trying to learn how to complete the tasks required to create an application. Microsoft Access 2003 In a Snap can quickly show you how to complete a specific task in an easy-to-follow format complete with illustrated steps. Sections of the book are organized into task categories such as Table Creation, Queries and Form Design. Intended to keep you focused and on-target, this book does not spend time explaining database architecture or application design. If you are the casual Access user or if you...

8055. 

More Effective C#: 50 Specific Ways to Improve Your C#

More Effective C#: 50 Specific Ways to Improve Your C#

By: Bill Wagner

Publisher: Addison-Wesley Professional

Publication Date: 07-OCT-2008

Insert Date: 16-MAY-2008

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“Shining a bright light into many of the dark corners of C# 3.0, this book not only covers the ‘how,’ but also the ‘why,’ arming the reader with many field-tested methods for wringing the most from the new language features, such as LINQ, generics, and multithreading. If you are serious about developing with the C# language, you need this book.” –Bill Craun, Principal Consultant, Ambassador Solutions, Inc. “More Effective C# is an opportunity to work beside Bill Wagner. Bill leverages his knowledge of C# and distills his expertise down to some very real advice about programming and...

8056. 

Windows Powershell Pocket Reference

Windows Powershell Pocket Reference

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 27-MAY-2008

Insert Date: 16-MAY-2008

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This portable reference to Windows PowerShell summarizes both the command shell and scripting language, and provides a concise reference to the major tasks that make PowerShell so successful. It's an ideal on-the-job tool for Windows administrators who don't have time to plow through huge books or search online. Written by Microsoft PowerShell team member Lee Holmes, and excerpted from his Windows PowerShell Cookbook, Windows PowerShell Pocket Reference offers up-to-date coverage of PowerShell's 1.0 release. You'll find information on .NET classes and legacy management tools that you need to...

8057. 

Tricks of the eBay® Masters, Second Edition

Tricks of the eBay® Masters, Second Edition

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Publisher: Que

Publication Date: 20-FEB-2006

Insert Date: 15-MAY-2008

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Take the mystery out of eBay and the enviable PowerSellers. Tricks of the eBay Masters, Second Edition is full of advice and over 600 tricks from expert eBay users. They learned by doing and are now going to pass on their wisdom to you. Find out how to jazz up your auction listings with HTML, how to increase buyer traffic through key words and how to use photos to increase your selling potential. You'll even get tips on where to find items to sell, how to pack your items better and how to ship cheaply. Also find out what not to do as the experts give you examples of mistakes they made early...

8058. 

Microsoft® Expression Blend™ Unleashed

Microsoft® Expression Blend™ Unleashed

By: Brennon Williams

Publisher: Sams

Publication Date: 03-JUN-2008

Insert Date: 11-MAY-2008

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Microsoft Expression Blend Unleashed is about learning a new tool for designers, but also learning a new mindset for developers. Expression Blend enables the delivery of rich interactive applications, for the web as well as the desktop, allowing you to take graphical assets and blend them with functional .NET code through the power of XAML and the WPF platform. Microsoft Expression Blend Unleashed also features a C# Primer, introducing designers to the .NET Framework. .NET allows the reader to extend the functionality of many of the WPF elements used in Expression Blend. The most important...

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Breaking Out of the Web Browser with Adobe AIR

Breaking Out of the Web Browser with Adobe AIR

By: Jeff Tapper; Michael Labriola; Peter Dilillo; Tom Kaczanko; Andriy Kupriyenko; Louie Penaflor; Mike Nimer; Nathan Weber; Steve Zimmers

Publisher: New Riders

Publication Date: 11-SEP-2008

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With the introduction of Adobe AIR, Flex developers have more capability than ever before. Now you can build dynamic applications that combine the rich experience of a traditional desktop application with the power of the Internet. Leveraging your existing knowledge of Adobe Flex and Flash, Breaking out of the Web Browser with Adobe AIR will help you build well-architected desktop applications. Flex and Flash experts Jeff Tapper and Michael Labriola will teach you techniques to create truly custom interfaces by leading you through exercises with a real world time-tracking application. The...

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Sams Teach Yourself PHP, MySQL® and Apache All in One, Fourth Edition

Sams Teach Yourself PHP, MySQL® and Apache All in One, Fourth Edition

By: Julie C. Meloni

Publisher: Sams

Publication Date: 18-JUN-2008

Insert Date: 10-MAY-2008

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Sams Teach Yourself PHP, MySQL® and Apache All in One Fourth Edition Julie C. Meloni Starter Kit CD-ROM includes a complete starter kit for Windows®, Linux®, and Mac® OS X In just a short time, you can learn how to use PHP, MySQL, and Apache together to create dynamic, interactive websites and applications using the three leading open-source web development technologies. Using a straightforward, step-by-step approach, each lesson in this book builds on the previous ones, enabling you to learn the essentials of PHP scripting, MySQL databases, and the Apache web server from the...