Book Review: ‘Programming Microsoft Composite UI Application Block and Smart Client Software Factory’ by David S Platt (Microsoft Press)

I was looking forward to this book being published as there really isn’t very much documentation available for either the Composite UI Application Block or the Smart Client Software Factory. Microsoft’s own documentation is quite weak, and to use these technologies you find yourself repeatedly referring to the code itself or community blogs and websites. … Continue reading Book Review: ‘Programming Microsoft Composite UI Application Block and Smart Client Software Factory’ by David S Platt (Microsoft Press)

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A Beginner’s Guide to calling a .NET Library from Access

Introduction In an earlier blog article I described how to call a .NET Library from Excel. I have subsequently received several requests for a similar article dealing with calling .NET from Microsoft Access. This article addresses those requests. In fact the process and issues are almost identical, which means the two articles overlap heavily. Rather … Continue reading A Beginner’s Guide to calling a .NET Library from Access