Free Book: C# Programming for Beginners

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Programming C# is a book (56 pages) written in step-by-step tutorial format for beginners and students who want to learn C# programming. It is recommended that you have some programming experience using any of the object-oriented languages such as C++, Pascal, or Java.


In this tutorial, you will learn how to write and compile C# programs, understand C# syntaxes, data types, control flow, classes and their members, interfaces, arrays, and exception handling. After completing this tutorial, you should have a clear understanding of the purpose of C# language, it's usages, and how to write C# programs.


Visual Studio Express version: Free Download
If you do not have Visual Studio 2005 or 2008, first download this free version of Visual C# 2008 Express.


The current version of C# language is 3.0. This tutorial covers all versions of C# language including 1.0, 2.0, and 3.0. The features added in versions 2.0 and 3.0 are covered in the Advanced Topics of this tutorial.


Download the entire book (56 pages) by clicking on Download Files link.


Table of Contents


  1. Introduction
  2. C# Language Features
  3. C# Editors & IDEs
  4. C# Components
  5. Types
  6. Attributes
  7. Variables
  8. Constants
  9. Expressions and Operators
  10. Control Statements
  11. Classes
  12. Events
  13. Indexers
  14. Inheritance
  15. C# 2.0 Features
  16. C# 3.0 Features


Note: C# language 2.0 and 3.0 features will be updated in next version of this book.


Recommended Readings


If you plan to master C# programming, here are few good books you may want to read.