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100 1  Kramek, Andy 
245 10 1001 Things You Wanted to Know About Visual FoxPro 
264  1 Milwaukee :|bHentzenwerke Publishing, Inc.,|c2000 
264  4 |c©2000 
300    1 online resource (585 pages) 
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505 0  Intro -- Dedications -- List of Chapters -- Table of 
       Contents -- Our Contract with You, The Reader -- 
       Acknowledgements -- About Us -- How to Download the Files 
       -- Introduction -- What is this book? -- A word about the 
       code in this book -- So who is this book for? -- What is 
       in this book? -- What is not in this book? -- Where do you
       start? -- Chapter 1 Controlling the VFP Environment -- 
       Starting Visual FoxPro -- Configuration files -- How to 
       specify a config.fpw file -- How VFP locates its 
       configuration file -- How VFP starts up when no 
       configuration file is found -- Including a configuration 
       file in the project -- How to suppress a configuration 
       file -- How to determine which configuration file is being
       used -- What goes into the configuration file? -- Special 
       settings -- SET Commands -- Commands -- Giving VFP a path 
       -- How VFP looks for files -- Setting the default 
       directory -- Using the SET PATH command -- Where am I? -- 
       How to set a path programmatically -- Making sure VFP is 
       only started once -- Using a 'semaphore' file -- Using the
       Windows API -- Combination of semaphore and Windows API --
       SET Commands and DataSessions -- What exactly does 
       "Default DataSession" mean? -- So can I have a "public" 
       Datasession? -- How can I ensure SET commands apply to a 
       private data session? -- Adding code to BeforeOpenTables()
       -- Suppressing auto-open tables -- Creating an environment
       setting class -- How do I get rid of the system toolbars? 
       -- The system toolbar "Gotcha! -- Can I make use of 
       keyboard macros in VFP? -- How can I construct a more 
       complex macro? -- What is a "Macro Set"? -- What's the 
       difference between a macro and an On Key Label? -- How do 
       I create a 'Splash' screen? -- How do I run my splash 
       screen? -- An alternative to the splash screen -- How to 
       wallpaper your desktop -- So how can I get the size of the
       current _Screen area? 
505 8  Do I really need to create all these bitmaps? -- A toolbar
       'gotcha!' -- Tidying up your development environment -- 
       Closing VFP down -- What is an On ShutDown procedure? -- 
       What triggers an On Shutdown procedure? -- What goes into 
       an On Shutdown procedure? -- Chapter 2 Functions and 
       Procedures -- How shall we proceed? -- Parameters (an 
       aside) -- By reference, by value? -- How do I know what 
       was passed? -- How should I position my parameters? -- How
       can I return multiple values from a function? -- What 
       about using named parameters? -- Passing parameters 
       optionally -- Date and time functions -- Elapsed time -- 
       Date in words -- Calculating Age -- What date is the 
       second Tuesday in October of 2000? -- Setting up a payment
       schedule -- What date is ten business days from today? -- 
       Gotcha! Strict date format and parameterized views -- 
       Working with numbers -- Converting numbers to strings -- 
       Gotcha! calculations that involve money -- String 
       functions -- Gotcha! string concatenation -- Converting 
       between strings and data -- Other useful functions -- How 
       do I determine if a tag exists? -- How do I determine if a
       string contains at least one alphabetic character? -- How 
       to convert numbers to words -- How to extract a specified 
       item from a list -- Is there a simple way of encrypting 
       passwords? -- Where do you want to GOTO? -- Chapter 3 
       Design, Design and Nothing Else -- So why all the fuss 
       about OOP anyway? -- So, just what does all this OOP 
       jargon mean? -- Property -- Method -- Event -- Messages --
       Classes and Objects -- Inheritance -- Composition -- 
       Aggregation -- Delegation -- Encapsulation -- Polymorphism
       -- Hierarchies -- Practical object oriented programming 
       (POOP) -- When should you define a class? -- So how do you
       go about designing a class? -- This all sounds very good 
       but what does it mean in practice? -- How do you go about 
       building your classes? 
505 8  But does all this design stuff really work in practice? --
       How does the design actually translate into code? -- 
       Working with your classes -- How do I get my classes into 
       the form controls toolbar? -- While we're at it, how can I
       identify my custom classes in the toolbar? -- But whenever
       I want white in my bitmaps it shows up gray! -- How do I 
       make Visual FoxPro use my classes instead of base classes?
       -- How do I change the caption of the label that VFP adds?
       -- So can I get a browse to show the field name when a 
       caption is set? -- User interface design -- Perception 
       governs acceptance -- Keep your users focussed -- Use the 
       right control for the job -- Chapter 4 Basic Controls -- 
       What do we mean by 'basic'? -- Text boxes -- Text box 
       label class -- Date text box -- Incremental search text 
       box -- Numeric text box -- Handling time -- A time entry 
       text box -- A time entry composite class -- The true time 
       spinner -- Blinking labels -- The expanding edit box -- 
       Calendar combo -- Command buttons -- Gotcha! Programming 
       the logical controls -- Pages and page frames -- Chapter 5
       Combos and Lists -- Combo and list box basics -- List and 
       ListItem collections -- When do the events fire? -- How do
       I bind my combo and list boxes? -- How do I refer to the 
       items in my combo and list boxes? -- What is the 
       difference between DisplayValue and Value? -- What's the 
       difference between RowSourceTypes "alias" and "fields"? --
       How do I make my combo and list boxes point to a 
       particular item? -- Quickfill combos -- How do I add new 
       items to my combo and list boxes? -- How do I filter the 
       items displayed in a second combo or list box based on the
       selection made in the first? -- A word about lookup tables
       -- Generic lookup combos and lists -- So what if I want to
       bind my combo to a value that isn't in the list? -- How do
       I disable individual items in a combo or list? 
505 8  How do I create a list box with check boxes like the one 
       displayed by Visual FoxPro when I select "View Toolbars" 
       from the menu? -- A mover list class -- What if I need to 
       display hundreds of items in my combo box? -- Chapter 6 
       Grids: The Misunderstood Controls -- When do the events 
       fire? -- Gotcha! Grid's valid fires before the valid of 
       the current control -- What is the difference between 
       ActiveRow and RelativeRow? -- Gotcha! ActiveColumn does 
       not really tell you which is the active column -- How do I
       highlight the current grid row? -- How do I keep my grid 
       from scrolling when the user tabs off the last column? -- 
       How do I create multiline headers? -- Gotcha! Scrolled 
       event does not fire when cursor keys scroll the grid -- 
       Using tool tip text instead of multiline headers -- How do
       I change the grid's display order? -- How do I control the
       cursor? -- How do I display the last full page of a grid? 
       -- How do I use a grid to select one or more rows? -- How 
       do I give my multiselect grid incremental search 
       capability? -- How do I use DynamicCurrentControl? -- How 
       do I filter the contents of a grid? -- So what about data 
       entry grids? -- How do I add new records to my grid? -- 
       How do I handle row level validation in my data entry 
       grid? -- How do I delete records in my data entry grid? --
       How do I add a combo box to my grid? -- Conclusion -- 
       Chapter 7 Working with Data -- Tables in Visual FoxPro -- 
       Some basics -- How to open the specific table you want to 
       use -- How to get the structure of a table -- How to 
       compare the structures of two tables? -- How to test for 
       the presence of a field in a table -- How to check if a 
       table is being used by another user -- What is exactly is 
       a cursor? -- Indexes in Visual FoxPro -- Types of indexes 
       -- How to get information about an index -- How to test 
       for the existence of an index tag -- Using candidate (and 
       primary) keys 
505 8  What is a "surrogate key"? -- Managing user-entered keys -
       - Using indexes with bound tables -- How to index mixed 
       data types when creating a compound key -- How to index a 
       buffered table -- Working with the database container -- 
       Using long table names -- Using long field names - 
       don't!!! -- Using database containers -- How to validate a
       database container -- How to pack a database container -- 
       Moving a database container -- Renaming a database 
       container -- Managing referential integrity in Visual 
       FoxPro -- Limitations of the generated RI Code -- Using 
       compound keys in relationships -- What about other RI 
       options? -- Using triggers and rules in Visual FoxPro -- 
       So what's the practical difference between a 'trigger' and
       a 'rule'? -- Why, when adding a trigger to a table, does 
       VFP sometimes reject it? -- Can I temporarily disable a 
       trigger or rule then? -- How do I actually create my 
       trigger and rule procedures? -- How do I add a trigger to 
       a table? -- So when should I use a trigger? -- And when 
       should I use a rule? -- Must a trigger or rule always 
       refer to a single function? -- Chapter 8 Data Buffering 
       and Transactions -- Using data buffering -- Where are we 
       coming from? -- What do we mean by 'buffering' anyway? -- 
       What does all this mean when creating data-bound forms? --
       So just how do I set up buffering in a form? -- So what 
       mode of buffering should I use in my forms? -- Changing 
       the buffer mode of a table -- IsChanged() - another 
       function that FoxPro forgot? -- Using TableUpdate() and 
       TableRevert() -- Managing the scope of updates -- 
       TableUpdate()'s second (force) parameter -- Specifying the
       table to be updated or reverted -- Conclusion -- How can I
       handle 'save' and 'undo' functionality generically? -- The
       design of the form class -- Using the new form class -- 
       Detecting and resolving conflicts -- The role of OldVal() 
       and CurVal() 
505 8  So how do I actually detect conflicts? 
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