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Toolbox: Microsoft Chart Controls, Visual Studio Automatic Code Snippets, And More

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In this installment we look at the Microsoft Chart Controls; Snippet Designer, a free, add-in for Visual Studio 2008 for creating and editing Code Snippets; refactoring SQL applications; and this month's favorite blog.

Scott Mitchell

MSDN Magazine April 2009

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