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Accelerate and simplify application development with Microsoft Visual Studio LightSwitch
As Microsoft's newest offering for speeding up and simplifying the process of application development, LightSwitch allows you to create applications without writing a single line of code. This full-color book presents you with a thorough introduction to LightSwitch, and then demonstrates how to use it to quickly create applications. As you become familiar with the various technologies that exist behind a LightSwitch application, you'll acquire a better understanding of how the process works. In addition, sample programs help drive home the material covered in each chapter, while a guided tour of the creation of a small business application using LightSwitch serves to demonstrate the capabilities of this amazing tool.
Beginning Microsoft Visual Studio LightSwitch Development:
Details how to customize LightSwitch applications
Escorts you through a LightSwitch application development life cycle
Examines ways to work with simple data screens
Shares techniques for working with master-detail data screens
Walks you through using methods, buttons, and command bars
Drills down essential information about authentication and access control
Addresses Microsoft Office integration
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About the Author
István Novák is an associate at SoftwArt Ltd., a small Hungarian IT consulting company, where he works as a technology leader, software architect, and community evangelist. He has participated in more than 50 enterprise software development projects. After the release of Visual Studio .NET (Visual Studio 2002), he coauthored the first Hungarian book about .NET development.