.NET Book Zero

What the C or C++ Programmer Needs to
Know About C# and the .NET Framework

Charles Petzold

This free on-line 267-page book is an introduction to C# and the Microsoft .NET Framework for programmers who have experience with C or C++.

Version 1.1 of .NET Book Zero was uploaded on January 1, 2007, and contains numerous minor corrections of typos in version 1.0. Version 1.0 of the downloable code was uploaded on December 4, 2006, and has not changed with the new version of the book.

PDF version of the book (requires PDF Reader): DotNetBookZero11.pdf (1.2 megabytes)

XPS version (requires Windows Vista or .NET 3.0 or XPS Reader): DotNetBookZero11.xps (2.4 megabytes)

Source Code: DotNetBookZeroSourceCode10.zip (190 kilobytes)

© Charles Petzold, 2006
This page last updated December 2006