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C#: A Beginner's Tutorial by Jayden Ky

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Chapter 1

Your First Taste of C#

Developing a C# program involves writing code, compiling it into Common Intermediate Language (CIL) code, and running the CIL code. This is a process you will repeat again and again during your career as a C# programmer, and it is crucial that you feel comfortable with it. Therefore, the main objective of this chapter is to give you the opportunity to experience the process of software development in C# using Visual Studio Express 2012 for Windows Desktop or Visual C# 2010 Express, two free Integrated Development Environments (IDEs) from Microsoft.

As it is important to write code that not only works but that is also easy to read and maintain, this chapter introduces you to C# code conventions. Examples for this ...

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