December 23, 2002

Parsing and validating string dates

If you have a string variable that should specify a date (asked in input to the user, for example), you can parse the string and get a Date variable by

Changing the project’s output type

When you start developing an application, the first thing you do in VS.NET is creating a new project and selecting its type: Windows Forms application, Class Library etc. However, it

Creating multiline tooltips

In VB6 there was no easy way to create multiline tooltips for form controls, you necessarily had to resort to API tricks. And it was probably just not worth the