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Sams Teach Yourself Visual Basic 2010 in 24 Hours Complete Starter Kit by James Foxall

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Hour 20. Working with the Registry and Text Files

Text files have been around since the early days of computing, and even today they are useful for storing data. For robust applications, a database is the way to go, but for storing simple sets of data, it doesn’t get much easier than using a text file. In the first edition of this book, I neglected to cover working with text files, thinking that most users were moving to databases. After many emails from readers, I got the point: Text files are still ...

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