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Forum: BOOK: Stephens' C# Programming with Visual Studio 2010 24-Hour Trainer December 19th, 2012, 08:47 PM
Replies: 5
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Posted By MinusZero
Thanks heaps Rod, I started with Ifs at...

Thanks heaps Rod,

I started with Ifs at first which i am far more comfortable with but thought switch might be able to do it easier.
Forum: BOOK: Stephens' C# Programming with Visual Studio 2010 24-Hour Trainer December 19th, 2012, 07:27 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,153
Posted By MinusZero
Unhappy This is so doing my head in

I am still having difficulty understanding switch. I have visited many sites, but no one explains it enough. I have used switch successfully once, but it was different to what i am trying to do now...
Forum: BOOK: Stephens' C# Programming with Visual Studio 2010 24-Hour Trainer December 11th, 2012, 12:55 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,056
Posted By MinusZero
I will try it out and let you know

I will try it out and let you know
Forum: BOOK: Stephens' C# Programming with Visual Studio 2010 24-Hour Trainer December 6th, 2012, 07:24 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,056
Posted By MinusZero
Save As Dialog

I have modified the code for the yes result of the dialog box so that instead of saving to a hard coded test.rtf file, it shows the save as dialog.

I used the code that i used for the Save As menu...
Forum: BOOK: Stephens' C# Programming with Visual Studio 2010 24-Hour Trainer December 2nd, 2012, 10:27 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,153
Posted By MinusZero
Thanks, I will do some testing

Thanks, I will do some testing
Forum: BOOK: Stephens' C# Programming with Visual Studio 2010 24-Hour Trainer November 29th, 2012, 10:37 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,153
Posted By MinusZero
Switch Help - Lesson 18

Hi,

I have a good mind for understanding 'if' statements and as such I use them a lot. However, on discovering 'switch' in lesson 18, i can see that it would be great to master this. However, I...
Forum: BOOK: Stephens' C# Programming with Visual Studio 2010 24-Hour Trainer November 27th, 2012, 09:54 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 742
Posted By MinusZero
Ah, thanks for the explanation. One other...

Ah, thanks for the explanation.

One other thing, on my converter when using the F2 format it rounds off numbers. For example, when i convert 698 millimetres using two decimal places, it shows the...
Forum: BOOK: Stephens' C# Programming with Visual Studio 2010 24-Hour Trainer November 27th, 2012, 12:22 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 742
Posted By MinusZero
*Rolls Eyes*

Why dont I try harder?

I figured it out in a different way.

I forgot the ifs and simply added a concatenation.

string dpoint2 = "F" + decimalSelectToolStripMenuItem.Text;
tbxTempCel.Text =...
Forum: BOOK: Stephens' C# Programming with Visual Studio 2010 24-Hour Trainer November 26th, 2012, 09:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 742
Posted By MinusZero
Variables and Format Codes

Hi,

Maybe its been too long since I went through the variables chapter, but I am having problems making a variable for a format code.

What i want to do:

I have made a unit converter and want...
Forum: BOOK: Stephens' C# Programming with Visual Studio 2010 24-Hour Trainer November 13th, 2012, 06:44 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,144
Posted By MinusZero
Thanks for your reply, I will let you know if I...

Thanks for your reply, I will let you know if I run into more problems.
Forum: BOOK: Stephens' C# Programming with Visual Studio 2010 24-Hour Trainer November 13th, 2012, 01:46 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,144
Posted By MinusZero
Unhappy Lesson 13 - Try It...Seriously?

Where do I start. This try it is incredibly frustrating. There is code present in the downloaded file that isnt referred to at all in the book. For example, this code:
private decimal GrandTotal =...
Forum: BOOK: Stephens' C# Programming with Visual Studio 2010 24-Hour Trainer November 9th, 2012, 02:54 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,014
Posted By MinusZero
Ok, thanks. Working now. I didnt have a break

Ok, thanks. Working now. I didnt have a break
Forum: BOOK: Stephens' C# Programming with Visual Studio 2010 24-Hour Trainer November 8th, 2012, 10:55 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,014
Posted By MinusZero
Debugging - Immediate Window

I am working through Lesson 12 (Debugging Code) and have an issue with the Immediate Window.

I have loaded the Tax Calculator solution and opened the Immediate Window.

When i type in subtotal...
Forum: BOOK: Stephens' C# Programming with Visual Studio 2010 24-Hour Trainer October 31st, 2012, 11:47 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 14,947
Posted By MinusZero
so true. All that pain and frustration is worth...

so true. All that pain and frustration is worth it in the end
Forum: BOOK: Stephens' C# Programming with Visual Studio 2010 24-Hour Trainer October 31st, 2012, 11:46 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 715
Posted By MinusZero
Using F gives the answer 0.00. I guess i might...

Using F gives the answer 0.00. I guess i might just have to leave it and hope i dont need to convert 1 cm to kilometres hehe
Forum: BOOK: Stephens' C# Programming with Visual Studio 2010 24-Hour Trainer October 30th, 2012, 06:57 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 715
Posted By MinusZero
It helps but...

I tried all different combos and can get the desired result when converting 1cm to km 0.00001.

I used
tbxLenKm.Text = km.ToString("F5");

The calculator shows the answer correctly. However,...
Forum: BOOK: Stephens' C# Programming with Visual Studio 2010 24-Hour Trainer October 30th, 2012, 06:36 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 14,947
Posted By MinusZero
It works, thanks so much. I did try == "" but i...

It works, thanks so much. I did try == "" but i didnt have .text before that to associate the text box with the text inside it. Trial and error is a great learning tool. I wont forget that again
Forum: BOOK: Stephens' C# Programming with Visual Studio 2010 24-Hour Trainer October 29th, 2012, 08:26 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 14,947
Posted By MinusZero
Checking if a text box is empty

Hi,

I want to be able to check if a text box is empty, show a message if it is, otherwise it should continue to the else code.

When i run the program and try to convert when nothing is in the...
Forum: BOOK: Stephens' C# Programming with Visual Studio 2010 24-Hour Trainer October 29th, 2012, 07:55 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 715
Posted By MinusZero
Smile Displaying actual figures rather than exponentials

Hi,

I am customising the converter in lesson 11, exercise 6 and have a question.

Layout

I have a text box to enter the number to convert (tbxLengthToConvert)
Radio button to select...
Forum: BOOK: Stephens' C# Programming with Visual Studio 2010 24-Hour Trainer October 28th, 2012, 07:16 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 583
Posted By MinusZero
Thanks, that helps me alot! :)

Thanks, that helps me alot! :)
Forum: Access VBA October 25th, 2012, 10:59 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 743
Posted By MinusZero
Try this!

If i am understanding what you are saying correctly, I did a similar thing a while ago and this is what i did. I created a form for selecting a customer and displaying their details automatically.
...
Forum: BOOK: Stephens' C# Programming with Visual Studio 2010 24-Hour Trainer October 25th, 2012, 10:29 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 583
Posted By MinusZero
Xor Logical Operator Question

Hi,

On page 139 of the book it talks about Logical Operators.

In the definition of Xor (^) it states that "It returns true if one of its operands is true and the other is false".

It doesnt...
Forum: BOOK: Stephens' C# Programming with Visual Studio 2010 24-Hour Trainer October 25th, 2012, 08:22 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 646
Posted By MinusZero
Ahh, thanks. [:o)] Makes sense now, I...

Ahh, thanks. [:o)]



Makes sense now, I was thinking the form was already an instance and didnt need to be made (new) to be able to be displayed.
Forum: BOOK: Stephens' C# Programming with Visual Studio 2010 24-Hour Trainer October 25th, 2012, 08:17 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 605
Posted By MinusZero
Thanks

Thanks, I figured it was something to do with being initialised outside the click handler.

Starting Lesson 11 today, great book. [:D]
Forum: BOOK: Stephens' C# Programming with Visual Studio 2010 24-Hour Trainer October 24th, 2012, 10:11 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 605
Posted By MinusZero
Lesson 9 Try It error

I encountered a problem while playing with the program.

The buttons all work and open the forms as they should, however, when i close a form I opened and then click to open it again, i get an...
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