Old school programming, whereby the programmer reads control values and writes inline SQL, still works, but it's so 90s. If you are new to WinForms or Web programming but experienced, peruse the article and then master LINQ.
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By Chris Bennett - Learn how to implement a simple Standard Deviation function for LINQ (Language Integrated Query).
Gain an understanding of LINQ (Language Integrated Query) to XML and see why you'll never want to use the DOM again.
Discover an ADO.NET Entity Framework tutorial covering basic data operations for applications, including LINQ To Entities, Method Expressions, stored procedure mapping, and a little discussion about its usage in an enterprise environment.
Gain a solid understanding of what Language Integrated Query (LINQ) is and isn't and what it can do for you.
By using LINQ for XML for Objects (aka LINQ to XSD), you can define an XML document and an XML Schema that then can be treated like any other data repository. Discover how Visual Studio makes this easy by generating strongly typed object wrappers that are easy to use.
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