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  • Read Microsoft Access Database in C#Jan 01, 2000. How to connect and read data from a Microsoft Access (.mdb) database using ADO.NET and C#.
  • TCP Date Client/ServerJan 03, 2000. Free to use Tutorials on Communicating using TCP Sockets on Microsoft's .NET Platform using C#...
  • Shuffle Game for BeginnersJan 05, 2000. This code sample is a GDI+ shuffle game aimed for beginners. Attached zip file includes the exe and the Shuffle.cs file.
  • Generate Unique Number in C#Jan 09, 2000. Generate a unique number using random class and display it on the console.
  • Asynchronous Request in .NET (C#)Jan 09, 2000. This code sample shows how to call a COM component in .NET framework using C#.
  • FileDownloader : Download files using HTTPJan 10, 2000. This application contains a Form and a Class module . From Form we create a thread which execute the procedure to handle the NET download. This application can be enhance to do more down load as in Download manager by creating more threads.
  • Binary Search Using ArrayList Jan 10, 2000. The ArrayList class provide binary search algorithm and more...
  • Symmetric Encryptor Beta1Jan 11, 2000. Free to use Encrypt/Decrypt using 2 Symmetric Algorithms 'DES' and 'RC2' coded in C#.
  • Use C# to write comments and documentationJan 12, 2000. Comments and Documentation is one of the most hated tasks by programmers. By using C# programmers can can automatically builds the documentation and comments in the code. This documentation is a XML file which is more or less self explanatory.
  • Read a file using C#Jan 15, 2000. This program just demonstrate the use of FileStream & StreamReader.
  • A Graphics Component in C#Jan 15, 2000. In this example we have an XYGraph Component and a form that uses it.
  • C# IndexerJan 15, 2000. An indexer is a member that enables an object to be indexed in the same way as an array.
  • Building the Middle Tier in the Microsoft .NET FrameworkJan 16, 2000. Building the middle tier in the Microsoft .NET Framework.
  • Add/Remove User Control for C#Jan 18, 2000. A nice feature in the Visual.NET environment is the ability to create User Controls.
  • Chat Server with Client Implemented with C#Jan 19, 2000. The Main Heart of the program is taken from the sample program of Gopalan Suresh Raj modified as per requirement & presented in front of you..
  • Yahtzee Program using C#Jan 24, 2000. The Visual C# environment has given the programmer the ability to create applications in RAD mode without the steep learning curve for the C++ programmer. (I do miss templates though!). The above application, yahtzee, is based on a popular poker-like dice game.
  • Printing in C#Jan 26, 2000. This sample shows you how to print a text box contents in C# and .NET.
  • Printing in C#Jan 26, 2000. An application show you all Printing, Print Preview functionality using C#.
  • Adding Images to ToolBar ButtonJan 29, 2000. An article shows you how to add images and tooltips to the toolbar buttons.
  • Business Card Designer Using C#Jan 30, 2000. For those of you that don't want to go out and buy a fancy business card utility, this article may prove to be just the trick for designing easy colorful business cards.
  • ProgressBar in C#Feb 22, 2000. You need progress bars to display the progress of your application or background tasks.
  • Creating and Using Custom Attributes in C#Feb 27, 2000. Attributes are classes that allow you to add additional information to elements of your class structure.
  • A GridView Component in C#Apr 05, 2000. This example shows you how I've wrapped a ListView in a UserControl and turned it into a simple grid control.
  • FindType - The GUI Way Ver 01Apr 09, 2000. If you chekced the samples directory that came .Net SDK you probably noticed the FindType example...
  • Meal Scheduler in C#May 04, 2000. This service reminds you when it time to eat your lunch, BF or dinner.
  • Meal Scheduler in C#May 04, 2000. In this application once you enter your meal timings. A message box will appear on the screen while you are working and remember you about your meal with light sound.
  • Graphics Animation SampleMay 16, 2000. After finishing a text program (lottery) its time for some fun. Everytime a have to work with a new language.I write a small program to bounce some balls in a box.
  • My First C# ProgramSep 29, 2000. This article explains how to create your first C# program.
  • C# Installation and CompilationSep 29, 2000. This article explains what you need to install on your machine to run C# and where to find the downloads.
  • Creating a Class and Call it from Main ProgramSep 30, 2000. This article explains how to create your class, add some functions and call it from Main function.
  • Feature I LikeOct 04, 2000. This article explains how easy to create a component using C#.
  • C# EditorsOct 06, 2000. You can write your C# code with various editors including your favorite text editor Notepad. See more editors here.
  • How to read a value from Console?Oct 07, 2000. This article explains how to get the input from the console using ReadLine.
  • C# in Windows 98 and Windows NTOct 13, 2000. This article explains how to install and run C# on Window 98 and Windows NT 4.0.
  • A Simple Calculator ClassNov 28, 2000. Code sample shows how to create a simple calculator class and call it from Main C# program.
  • Get IP Address of a HostDec 03, 2000. The .Net DNS class can be used to get a host name or an IP of a given host name. To use DNS class in your project, you need to include System.Net
  • CSDownloadURL : Download Contents of a Web PageDec 03, 2000. CSDownloadURL is a class which has two functions - SetURL and DownloadURL. The set URL sets the current URL and GetDownload downloads the URL contents and returns its contents in a string.
  • Creating an Empty Project using VS.NETDec 04, 2000. This tutorial guides you towards your first C# Empty project step by step. After that I'll show you how to add a class to the project and few members to the class and call this class members from the main method.
  • Write data to an access database using SQL Query and ADO.NETDec 06, 2000. See how to use SQL Statements to write data to an access database.
  • Tutorial: Creating C# Class Library (DLL) Using Visual Studio .NETDec 09, 2000. This step-by-step tutorial shows you how to create a class library (DLL) in Visual Studio .NET.
  • Creating C# Class Library (DLL) Using Visual Studio .NETDec 09, 2000. This tutorial explains how to create a C# class library(dll) and call it from a C# console client application.
  • FileStream : Read or Write Data StreamsDec 13, 2000. FileStream class can be used to read/write data to a file with the help of StreamReader and StreamWriter classes.
  • Browse or Open a FileDec 15, 2000. This sample code show you how to use OpenFileDialog class to open or browse a file.
  • Adding Menu Support to a Windows FormDec 18, 2000. This sample code shows you how to use the MainMenu and MenuItem classes to add a menu and click handler for a Windows Form.
  • ColorDialog in C#Dec 21, 2000. A ColorDialog control is used to select a color from available colors and also define custom colors. This article demonstrates how to use a ColorDialog in Windows Forms and C#.
  • ColorDialog : How to use?Dec 21, 2000. Changing color of your Window and its controls is a piece of cake in C# using ColorDialog class.
  • GDI+ Tutorial for BeginnersDec 26, 2000. GDI+ is next evolution of GDI. In Visual Studio .NET, Microsoft has taken care of most of the GDI problems and have made it easy to use.
  • Add, Edit, Delete, View data using ADO+Jan 04, 2001. Free to use Tutorials on using ADO+ on Microsoft's .NET Platform in C# as programming language.
  • The Convert Class : Conversion Made Easy in .NETJan 08, 2001. The Convert class takes care of most of the data type conversions in .NET programming.
  • Calling a COM Component From C# (Late Binding)Jan 08, 2001. This code sample shows how to call a COM component in .NET framework using C#.
  • PaintBrush in C#Jan 10, 2001. The article is the paintbrush application, which demonstrates the different aspects of C# language and certain namespaces. The concepts like EventHandling and class designs are also present.
  • ProgressBar in C#Jan 10, 2001. Attached sample file shows how to use progress bar...
  • SmtpMail and Mail Message : Send Mails in .NET Jan 12, 2001. You can use SmtpMail and MailMessage to send mails in .NET.
  • Using DataList Control in Web FormsJan 12, 2001. This example uses a DataList which contains LinkButton controls, which allows a user to navigate through a list of data.
  • Using ListViews in C#Jan 18, 2001. As a Visual C++ user for 10 years I can say that Microsoft deserves praise for their new ListView class. The MFC ListView class was, well, unpleasant to use. C# makes life a bit easier with a richer property and method set for ListViews. Also, you can now, set the ListView to select an entire row in report mode, something that in Visual C++ you had to write a whole custom ListView control to do. Note also the nice grid lines.
  • ADO.NET Database ExplorerJan 20, 2001. The sample connects to the SQL server database and shows you a tree view like interface of all the tables.
  • Database Explorer : Part 2Jan 22, 2001. Attached is a C# program which is a enhanced version of the previous article on ADO.NET.
  • Get a database table propertiesJan 22, 2001. Get a table properties such as column names, types etc using DataColumn and DataTable.
  • Creating your own cool Volume Control using GDI+Jan 23, 2001. In this article, I'll give you an example of creating your own control.
  • Creating a Windows Service in C#Jan 23, 2001. Windows Services is a new name for NT Services in .NET. This tutorial steps you through creating a Windows Service and how to install and start it.
  • A Database Access Class with Overloaded SELECT StatementsJan 24, 2001. A useful database access class with overloaded SELECT and other statements.
  • ADO.NET Database Explorer with Query Analyzer : Part 3Jan 24, 2001. This is the part three of the Article Database Explorer. This parts adds some more and valuable functionality.
  • Handling Mouse Events in C#Jan 25, 2001. This article explains how to handle mouse events in C# or VB. In C#, you write a delegate and then write an event handler.
  • Database Explorer-IVJan 25, 2001. This is version IV of the Database Explorer, which include the support for Access Database with SQL Server.
  • Timer in C#Jan 26, 2001. An article with sample project explains how to work with the Timer control in C# and .NET to write to a text file after few seconds.
  • New Modifiers in C#Jan 26, 2001. If you come from a C++ or Java background to C# then you will of course notice some strange keywords introduced to this new language, especially the "new" and "override" modifiers.
  • How to read Windows Registry?Jan 26, 2001. In .NET, the Registry and RegistryKey classes can be used to read and write registry ...
  • Tutorial: Working with Toolbars in C#Jan 30, 2001. This tutorial explains you how to add toolbars to a form, load images to the toolbar buttons, and writing event handlers for toolbar buttons.
  • Working with GDI+ Brushes Jan 30, 2001. This tutorial explains how to work with texture, solid, gradient, and hatch brushes.
  • PaintBrush in C# - IIJan 30, 2001. This is a PaintBrush Application. In this Paintbrush user can draw some images and he can save the images in a persistence storage and later time can retrive the images.
  • FileSharing Server in C# and .NETFeb 01, 2001. The server acts as a File Sharing Server, it listens for multiple clients to connect to it. The Clients have a option to either Download any of the Files available with the server for download.
  • ADODataReader- Writing DataSets to XMLFeb 04, 2001. This file uses ADODataReader and other objects to write DataSets to XML and filling data from the XML files.
  • Developing 3-Tier Applications in C# and .NETFeb 04, 2001. The attached sample code explains for beginners, how to Code for a 3-Tier Architecture.
  • Implementing Delegates in C#Feb 04, 2001. The Zip file contains two projects. One is VB.Net and the other is C#. Each project is an example of the same use of a delegate. A base class is derived and the delegate calls a method on several classes derived from the base class.
  • Web ProxyServer in C# and VBFeb 06, 2001. Web Proxy Server is HTTP proxy server written in C#.It is Multithreaded so many clients can access the web through this WebProxy Server.
  • Directory Picker in C#Feb 07, 2001. A directory tree control let you select files or directories from any file structure on your computer system.
  • Horoscope Web ServiceFeb 08, 2001. An article talks about web services and how to develop them using .NET.
  • Making UI more responsive using ThreadingFeb 12, 2001. This example shows how threads can help us to make User interface more responsive when we have some background jobs.
  • Anchoring in Windows FormsFeb 13, 2001. Specifies how a control anchors to the edges of its container. When a control is anchored to an edge of its container.
  • Implementing Delegates in C# : Part 2Feb 13, 2001. This is second part of Timothy's Delegates in C# series...
  • Synchronization in Multi-threadingFeb 13, 2001. This article with sample code shows synchronization concepts of multithreading ..
  • Writing Your First Multithreading ApplicationFeb 14, 2001. If you have never written a multithreading application in C# or .NET, this application might be helpful for you.
  • ProTracker v1.0 : A Process Tracking UtilityFeb 14, 2001. ProTracker is a process tracking utility similar to Windows NT Task Manager's Processes tab window.
  • Multithreading For BeginnersFeb 15, 2001. This tutorial is for beginners who want to write their first multithreaded application in C# and .NET.
  • Chat Server and Client in C# Using Remoting TechnologyFeb 16, 2001. This application is a simple Chat server and Client, which is conversion of Java RMI chat server and client. The Java client was a Applet and present application client in Windows Forms.
  • Ping Utility in C#Feb 16, 2001. Ping is a very useful utility used to determine the speed of a Network Connection. It establishes a socket connection with the given hostname and sends a Data Packet using ICMP Protocol.
  • Chat Server and Client in C# Using Remoting TechnolgyFeb 16, 2001. The application is a simple Chat server and Client, which is conversion of Java RMI chat server and client. The Java client was a Applet and present application client in WinForm.
  • Boxing and UnboxingFeb 21, 2001. Boxing and Unboxing are fairly new terms introduced in C#. Author explains some concept of them.
  • Schedule Program Using C#Feb 22, 2001. The Scheduling program consists of three main classes. The Form, the DatabaseController used to read and write scheduled events into the database and RowData which corresponds to data extracted from a row in the database.
  • Copying and Pasting on Clipboard using C#Feb 23, 2001. If you use CTRL+C, some data or files are copied to a system clipboard and stored in system memory and when you use CTRL+V, the data is copied back to wherever you paste it. The Clipboard class provides functionality to place and retrieve data from the system clipboard. Usually
  • Interactive ButtonsFeb 26, 2001. By using control properties, you can give your program an interactive look as you see on web sites.
  • Reflection in .NETFeb 26, 2001. Refelction is the mechanism of discovering class information solely at run time. Wondering where it would be useful?
  • Buton Viewer: View ImagesFeb 27, 2001. Well, In .NET, the Image class is a wonderful class to view images. No matter what control you have, you just set the Image property of that control to an image and the control will display the image. Neat?
  • Reading and Writing to the RegistryFeb 28, 2001. This is a class that both reads and writes to the registry that I made while converting some applications to use C#.
  • Verbatim String LiteralsMar 01, 2001. I used to wonder, if I could somehow represent "\" as "\" instead of the escape sequence for black slash ("\\") in string.
  • Sticky NotepadMar 05, 2001. I wanted to experiment with writing a program that would run from the "System Tray" of window (that's where you have the date displayed...) since that's not possible with pure Java.
  • Splitter Control in C#Mar 06, 2001. This article demonstrates how to use Windows Forms Splitter control using C#.
  • Adding Items to a ListBoxMar 06, 2001. Sample code shows you how to add items to a list box.
  • Using the ref ParameterMar 06, 2001. The ref keyword on a method parameter causes a method to refer to the same variable that was passed as an input parameter for the same method. If you do any changes to the variable, they will be reflected in the variable.
  • Using the out ParameterMar 07, 2001. Did you ever need your method return more than one value? The out keyword can be used to do the same.

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