Like it or not, 90% of the work a Visual Basic developer does is likely to be database related. Learn to get comfortable with databases. (Added: 18-Oct-1998)
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This short code shows how to establish an ADO connection over the Internet. (Added: 1-Mar-2000)
Learn to create a Master Detail style form (similar to those in Access) using standard Visual Basic. (Added: 24-Sep-2000)
Using Visual Basic, learn how to transfer data formatted by COBOL (flat data) to Microsoft Access.
You can generate perfect SQL even if you aren't a SQL programmer, and you never have to leave Visual Studio .NET for most of your day-to-day SQL tasks.
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If you have written solid code, you have accomplished one half of the objective. Solid code is the protagonist, or hero, of our story, but testing is the more sedate side kick that often saves the day after the hubris of the hero has almost certainly lead to calamity.