Articles Written by Hannes Du Preez

Back to the Basics - Working with Dates in VB.NET

Working with Dates can be frustrating. The .NET Framework provides the DateTime class (among others) for any sort of date manipulation. Read on to learn more.

Back to the Basics - Working with Strings in VB.NET

The key to working with strings is to know what functions are available. Hannes du Preez shows you 25 of the most common string functions and manipulation techniques .

Launching Files with Associated Programs in Windows 8.x and VB

The Windows 8 infrastructure is different than earlier versions, which can make doing ordinary tasks cumbersome. Not only do you have to learn an entirely different way of doing things but you have different classes in the Windows 8.x API. Read on to learn the various options involved.

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