.NET Tutorials, Forums, Interview Questions And Answers
Welcome :Guest
Sign In
Register
 
Win Surprise Gifts!!!
Congratulations!!!


Top 5 Contributors of the Month
david stephan
Asad Ali
Fauzul Azmi
Post New Web Links

Visual Basic .NET: Tracing, Logging, and Threading Made Easy with .NET

Posted By:      Posted Date: August 21, 2010    Points: 0   Category :ASP.Net
 

Visual Basic has always been a language of innovation, but at the same time it's left its proponents wanting certain high-level features. With the upcoming version, Visual Basic .NET, the language takes advantage of the Microsoft .NET Framework to provide several new features that will be vital to developers. This article begins by discussing tracing and error logging in Visual Basic .NET. Next, you'll see how to write a Windows service without third-party help. Monitoring the file system, a previously daunting task, is also covered. Finally, the author ties these concepts together with a sample application that waits for XML files to be deposited in a directory and then imports them into SQL Server database.

Yasser Shohoud

MSDN Magazine July 2001




View Complete Post


More Related Resource Links

How to run Office macros by using Automation from Visual Basic .NET

  
This step-by-step article describes how to call Office macros from a Visual Basic .NET Automation client.

You can use Microsoft Office Automation to open a document or create a new document that contains a Visual Basic for Applications (VBA) macro and execute the macro at run time.

Dynamically Create Controls in ASP.NET with Visual Basic .NET

  
This step-by-step article describes how to dynamically create controls for an ASPX Web page.

The sample project does the following:
It creates two TextBox controls.
It verifies that the TextBox contents (TextBox.text) and attributes are saved across posts to the server.
It describes how events that are posted by a dynamically created control are handled.

Cloud Diagnostics: Take Control of Logging and Tracing in Windows Azure

  

It's difficult to troubleshoot any application without a trail of clues to follow, and cloud apps are no different. We look at how logging and tracing are enabled for Windows Azure, and how you can use Windows PowerShell to manage diagnostics for a running service.

Mike Kelly

MSDN Magazine June 2010


Basic Instincts: Multi-Targeting Visual Basic Applications in Visual Studio 2010

  

Visual Studio 2010 lets you create applications that target versions of the Microsoft .NET Framework from 2.0 to 4, and each step in between. We take a look at how multi-targeting works in Visual Studio today, and explain how you should approach multi-targeting in your projects.

Spotty Bowles

MSDN Magazine June 2010


Visual Basic: What's New in Visual Basic 2010

  

Learn about what's new in Visual Basic 10 straight from a program manager on Microsoft's Visual Basic team. Jonathan Aneja demonstrates time-saving features that help developers get more done with fewer lines of code.

Jonathan Aneja

MSDN Magazine April 2010


Basic Instincts: Generic Co- and Contravariance in Visual Basic 2010

  

Dig into the new co- and contravariance features coming in Visual Studio 2010. Binyam Kelile provides hands-on Visual Basic examples to explain how they provide more flexibility when working with generic interfaces and delegates.

Binyam Kelile

MSDN Magazine March 2010


Basic Instincts: Collection and Array Initializers In Visual Basic 2010

  

Collection Initializers are a great addition to the language and allows concise syntax in order to initialize both framework and user defined collection types.

Spotty Bowles

MSDN Magazine October 2009


Toolbox: Easy File Backup, Exploring Files And Folders Inside Visual Studio, Multiple Monitor Softwa

  

If the responsibility for creating, managing, and executing routine backups is yours, these tools will make it easier. Also see how you can browse folders and files from inside Visual Studio.

Scott Mitchell

MSDN Magazine May 2009


Toolbox: Easy LINQ Queries, Becoming A Better Developer, And Logging Help

  

This month Toolbox provides help with error logging, finds an app that helps you write LINQ queries, and explores the non-technical side of development.

Scott Mitchell

MSDN Magazine September 2008


Basic Instincts: XML Programming in Visual Basic 9.0

  

With Visual Basic 9.0, working with XML gets much easier for developers. Here's a look at some of the new features, including LINQ support, XML literals, embedded expressions, XML properties, and XML Schema IntelliSense.

Jonathan Aneja

MSDN Magazine February 2008


Map LINQ: Create Dynamic Maps with Visual Basic 9.0 and WPF

  

Scott Wisniewski uses Windows Presentation Foundation data binding along with LINQ and new XML features in Visual Basic to build an interactive app that maps demographic data.

Scott Wisniewski

MSDN Magazine December 2007


Basic Instincts: Type inference in Visual Basic 2008

  

Visual Basic 2008 provides type inference to get the language ready to take advantage of LINQ and make your code more robust.

Bill Horst

MSDN Magazine October 2007


VISUAL BASIC: Unleash The Power Of Query In Visual Studio "Orcas"

  

LINQ, coming in the next version Visual Studio, codename "Orcas", adds type-safe data querying to .NET languages.

Ting Liang and Kit George

MSDN Magazine June 2007


Advanced Basics: Using RibbonX from Visual Basic

  

Ken Getz prepares Visual Basic developers to use RibbonX.

Ken Getz

MSDN Magazine June 2007


Paste As Visual Basic: A Visual Studio Add-In That Converts C# Code To Visual Basic

  

Build a Visual Basic add-in that lets you copy C# code and paste it into Visual Studio as Visual Basic using the code converter of your choice. Scott Swigart shows you how.

Scott Swigart

MSDN Magazine February 2006


Visual Basic: Navigate The .NET Framework And Your Projects With The My Namespace

  

The My Namespace is best described as a speed-dial for the .NET Framework. It provides an intuitive navigation hierarchy that exposes existing .NET functionality through easily understood root objects. Here Duncan Mackenzie explains it all.

Duncan Mackenzie

MSDN Magazine Visual Studio 2005 Guided Tour 2006


Categories: 
ASP.NetWindows Application  .NET Framework  C#  VB.Net  ADO.Net  
Sql Server  SharePoint  Silverlight  Others  All   

Hall of Fame    Twitter   Terms of Service    Privacy Policy    Contact Us    Archives   Tell A Friend