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Best VB.NET Article of December 2014

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Each month at CodeProject we gather together the best of the articles submitted the previous month and ask our readers to choose the best of the best. Entry is automatic - just submit you articke and we'll do the rest.

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Current Entries

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24 Dec 2014
Prince Tegaton
This entails how to easily add mobile website feature to your ASP.NET website/app
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28 Dec 2014
Snesh Prajapati
In this article series, I am sharing how to create report using Report Builder by fetching data from Oracle DB.
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21 Dec 2014
Bhushan Mulmule
ArrayList is a non-generic collection class and resides in System.Collection namespace whereas List is a generic class and resides in System.Collections.Generic namespace
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28 Dec 2014
Pritam Deshmukh
This tip elaborates few useful tricks and shortcuts of VS 2013 mainly for professional edition (You can find them with Ultimate version too).
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10 Aug 2016
Avelino Ferreira
Don't care about Google Maps/Routing/StreetView programming. This Control gives your WinForms applications the power of Google Maps API v3
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13 Dec 2014
Mr.PoorEnglish
Understanding Tabcontrol right enables a lightweigth solution
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16 Dec 2014
Terence Wallace
A demonstration of Finite State Machines (FSM) where agents inhabit an Old West style gold mining town called West World.
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28 Dec 2014
Snesh Prajapati
In this article series (consist of two parts), I am sharing how to create report using Report Builder by fetching data from Oracle DB. As per requirement, before getting the data we need to run a stored procedure which will get data from table based on given parameter and then we need
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25 Dec 2014
sudevsu
Clearing the controls on Submit
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15 Dec 2014
Dev O'Connor
An extension to the textbox control to offer textbox validation without the need to constantly apply code using regular expressions.

Current Participants

Those with articles that match the contest criteria are automatically entered.

Avelino Ferreira
Retired
Portugal Portugal
Working on computers since Mar,6 1969
Languages: RPN, Fortran, COBOL, Univac 1100 Meta-assembler, Basic, Z80 Assembly, 8086 Assembly, IBM Assembler (360/370, 38xx, 43xx), Clipper, ANSI C, SQL, Visual Basic, VBA, VB.NET
Lately, some HTML, JavaScript, C#
Actually retired, but still developing (for pleasure).
13+ Years of Experience. Seen death and rise of various technologies. Started with VB - 6.0 back in 2004, then updated to .NET somewhere in 2008. used Win Forms, ASP.NET Web Forms. Switched to ASP.NET MVC in 2013 for very short time. Right now using ASP Core since 2015 when it was in RC 1.
Dev O'Connor
United States United States
No Biography provided
Mr.PoorEnglish
Germany Germany
No Biography provided
Prince Tegaton
Software Developer Hallmarkit Business Solutions
Nigeria Nigeria
Deeply in love with the .Net Framework.
My tools includes VB, ASP.Net, SQL Server, HTML, JavaScript, Graphics design amongst others not mentioned..
I have been involved in various software project development and web application being the Lead in Most. I command Good Interface Design

Some of my projects are;
0. Polytechnic Result Processing System (My National Diploma Project)
1. Ultra Sec (Security Cam Monitor for pc)
2. Super Clipboard
3. Encryptor / Decryptor
4. Text 2 Speech
5. Sibase ToolTrak (Rig Tools tracking web app using ASP.Net/SQL)
6. SIWES Manager (Win VB.Net/SQL)
7. Naccoss Audit

Just to mention a few.

Am Tegaton - Proudly Nigerian
Pritam Deshmukh
Software Developer
India India
No Biography provided
Snesh Prajapati
Software Developer
India India
I am a Software Developer working on Microsoft technologies. My interest is exploring and sharing the awesomeness of emerging technologies.
sudevsu
Software Developer
United States United States
No Biography provided
Group type: Social Group (No members)


Terence Wallace
Founder Arkitech EBC Corporation
United States United States
MS, BBA, software developer, consultant, and trainer. Specializing in building data-centric applications designed for business, university, community & faith based organizations. Started developing Excel VBA macros and never looked back. Freelance developer utilizing VB.Net, SQL Server, Microsoft Access, and ASP.Net.

Contest Entries and Requirements

  1. The contest period covers the the first day of the month 12AM US Eastern Standard Time and ends the final day of the month at 11:59:59 PM US Eastern Standard Time. All entries must be submitted during this period in order to qualify.
  2. Entries must be an article, or blog entry.
  3. With the exception of the Everything Else category, the article must be tagged with at least one of the tags corresponding to that competition's category (for example, to enter the C# Competition you would need to tag your article with a C# tag).
  4. Articles entries must follow the CodeProject submission guidelines.
  5. No cheating, lying, plagiarizing articles, chicanery, or kicking.
  6. Articles may only be considered for a single category. If an article is eligible for multiple categories (for example, it pertains to both the C# and Web Dev categories), CodeProject editors and judges will decide which category the article shall be entered in.
  7. No author can be nominated twice in the same category.
  8. If an author writes has two separate articles, each article may be considered in their respective categories provided none of the aforementioned rules are broken. For example, if an author wrote two separate articles, one related to C# and one related to VB.NET, the author and articles could be nominated in the C# and VB.NET competitions, respectively.
  9. In the event an author wins multiple competitions, and repeat, identical prizes, the number of prizes issued is solely at the discretion of the prize issuer.
  10. In the event an article has multiple authors and/or contributors, the number of prizes issued is solely at the discretion of the prize issuer.
  11. In the event of a tie,  the number of prizes issued is solely at the discretion of the prize issuer.
  12. Multiple votes from the same IP will be automatically disqualified.
  13. The judges’ decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into.
  14. Only those who live in jurisdictions in which this contest is legal may enter.
  15. Any breach of the rules and the prize will be awarded to the runner up.
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  17. Entries shall be deemed to be submitted by the authorized account holder of the email address submitted at the time of entry unless clearly indicated otherwise. "Authorized account holder" is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an email address by an internet access provider, on-line service provider, or other organization (e.g. business, educational institution, etc.) that is responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted email address.

Eligibility

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