Enlist Visual Studioas Built-in Code Generation Tools to Write Better Software Faster Automatic code generation can dramatically increase your productivity, improve code quality and maintainability, promote reuse, and help you extend best practices throughout your development organization. .NET and Visual Studio contain many powerful, code-generation toolsaand this book shows you how to succeed with all of them. With Practical Code Generation in .NET , spend less time writing monotonous, repetitive codealeaving more time to address troublesome areas! Microsoft MVP Peter Vogel covers code generation with Visual Studio 2010, 2008, and 2005, as well as all recent versions of .NET, including .NET 4.0. Youall learn when enlisting code generation makes sense and how to design solutions that build on the skills and resources you already have. Writing for experienced programmers, Vogel shows how to generate reliable code using procedural code, Visual Studio add-ins, XML, configuration files, and moreaincluding Microsoftas innovative CodeDOM technology for generating code in multiple languages. He brings everything together in three complete, chapter-length case studies. Coverage includes Understanding the structure of .NET code-generation solutions and best practices for architecting them Creating Visual Studio add-ins that quickly integrate code generation into day-to-day activities Using objects and methods to add or remove project components Using text insertion to generate code using any toolaeven standard string handling functions Working with the specific features of C#, Visual Basic .NET, and ASP.NET Generating more concise code with .NETas new Text Template Transformation Toolkit (T4) Building code-generation solutions with Visual Studio templates, attributes, and custom tools Distributing code-generation solutionsserver-side control in an .aspx file and retrieve the values set in the controla#39;s attributes. At the start of this chapter, Ia#39;ll discuss how to retrieve a document and access parts of the document. These sections also show you how to access theanbsp;...
|Title||:||Practical Code Generation in .NET|
|Publisher||:||Addison-Wesley Professional - 2010-04-16|