LINQ queries simplify deep introspections of control collections to help manage embedded file resources and context menu initialization.
The generic-sounding Content Assembly Mechanism, or CAM, is an exciting step beyond XML Schema, but it's new and not well documented. This article series represents CAM: The Missing Manual. This last installment is a deep exploration of CAM's ability to express exactly what you need for data-centric documents.
| March 13, 2009
The generic-sounding Content Assembly Mechanism, or CAM, is an exciting step beyond XML Schema, but it's new and not well documented. This is the second in a series of articles representing "CAM: The Missing Manual."
The generic-sounding Content Assembly Mechanism, or CAM, is actually an exciting step forward from XML Schema, but it's new, and not well documented. This article series represents CAM: The Missing Manual.
If you've ever been frustrated trying to figure out how to intercept or assign specific keystrokes to specific controls, you'll be glad you found this article.
Learn the differences between the various types of custom controls, and find out how to integrate your controls into Visual Studio and make them easy to use.
Histograms help people analyze large amounts of data, whether you display them as tables or as charts. This article shows you how to do both.
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Use this XmlTransform application to generate sets of HTML pages, SQL documentation, or apply it to your own particular needs.
Simplify your SQL tasks by giving your queries and stored procedures the ability to iterate over arrays of table names or values.
Interactive graphical views of your Ant build files give you more information faster, reduce errors, and provide intuitive methods to help you comprehend, modify, and test build targets.
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