Hope to polish these up a little later, but here’s the raw typing, no spell-checking. About 300 attendees at the 8 AM keynote.
Taskpane Toolbox Empty class AddProperty() and RemoveProperty() Collection class Structured Error Handling TRY/CATCH/FINALLY Event Binding BINDEVENT() and RAISEEVENT() enhanced getfile dialog now auto-increment for tables enhanced view designer cihild member subclassing vcs support for more classes many new features for Grid control Code Refences tools Beyond XMLToCursor/CursorToXML Hierarchical XML support Multiple VFP data cursors to XML XML to multiple VFP data cursors XML diff grams VFP data cursors, tables, DBC ADO.NET compatible XMLTable and XMLField classes Full control of XSD schema used CursorAdaptor Class Similar to DataAdapter in ADO.NET ADO/OLEDB ODBC Native VFP cursors XML and XML Web services Programmable events Stored procedures control New Data Features DataEnvironment subclassing DataEnvironment Builder CursorAdapter class CursorAdapter Builder XMLAdapter class Form BindControls property Enhanced VFP OLE DB Provider VFP 8.0 and VS .NET interoperability VFP 8.0 Performance
LOCAL a1 x1=SECONDS() FOR i = 1 TO 10000 a1[i]=CREATEOBJECT("Custom") ENDFOR RELEASE a1 x2=SECONDS() ? x2-x1VFP 7.0 = 24.5 seconds VFP 8.0 = 0.45 seconds DevCon Tips-of-theDay This is the 14th DevCon conference msdn.com = msdn.microsoft.com Free GenScxrnX suppot expires in 2004 dot prompt still works in VFP 8.0 VFP 8.0 runs great on Tablet PCs VFP 8.0 is hotter than Palm Springs Europa is a moon of the planter Jupiter Microsoft is working on Europa! Works well with Visual Studio .NET Greatly enhanced XML support XML Web services ADO.NET VFP OLE DB Provider ASP.NET Web forms .NET Windows forms Visual FoxPro Toolkit for .NET VFP and .NET teams working together .NET Software for connecting information, people, systems and devices (video) 8:32 Building Connected Applications Connected business, connected experience, connected development clients, experiences and solutions, tools, services, servers, .net in the center, web services wrapped around all Visual Studio .NET 2002 (last version) .NET Framework 1.0 Simplified deployment - no DLL Hell, no need for Registry, version DLLs All language under one roof All application types under one roof (web, windows, devices) Single development paradigm Language enhancements- object-orientation to VB.NET, C# ENterprise lifecycle support ACT, Enterprise templates, Microsoft(r)Visio .NET Framework 1.1 increases scalability and performance side-by-side execution with .NET Framework 1.0 Enables no-touch deployment from the internet code access security in ASP.NET ASP.NET mobile controls Native ODBC and Oreacle DB 7i/8i support IPv6 .NET Framework version 1.1 included with Mocrsosft WIndows Server 2003 Buildeing connected Applications Mobile development mobile web browser - visual studio.net, ASP.NET mobile controls PocketPC devices used .NET Compact Framework - can use WinForms Developer productiviity increased IDE perforamnce startup time reduced - now using a native control improved IntelliSense(r) Dynamic help faster Object browser faster Code editor drop-down menus faster Upgrading applications run multiple versions of VS side-by-side - VS 6.0, 2k2, 2k3 upgrade from VS 2k2 to 2k3 only the project files are updated doesn't change any of your sources application configuration Enhanced "Add Web Refernce" dialog Code editor enhancements net components debugging enhancedments community support and search Languages VB.NET fullu oo, free threading, structured error handline host vb 6.0 controls in WinForms Improved IntelliSense C++: managed extensions ISO C_++ conformance C# component-oriented, type-safe J# Java-language syntax, full integration with VS,NET Microsoft Visual SOurceSafe Application Centter Tes Enterprise Templates and Policies Enterprise InstrumentationFramework Visio - UML tools Code Obfuscation More information: New .NET Framework certifications MCAD MCSD Self-paced book/resources Upgrade from VS 2003: $29 Empowerment through Ecosystem Partners and community 150 VSIPs and compoent vendors, 300+ tools .NET Code Wise Community Third-party .NET community "influentials: online communities reach 4.5M user sessions/month Authors, publishers, trainers, speakers INETA (International .NET Association) 200+ INETA user groups worldwide representing 66,0000 700+ MSDN user
Demo: VFP 8.0 and .NET
VFP Business Tier, COM object accessed bother from VFP Form and using ASP.NET XML We Services to connect to .NET WinForm, .NET WebForm, Pocket PC, Cell Phone