Click here to Skip to main content
15,880,608 members
This competition has ended

Best VB.NET Article of January 2015

Contribute to CodeProject and you'll automatically be in the running for a monthly prize!

Each month at CodeProject we gather together the best of the articles submitted the previous month and ask our readers to choose the best of the best. Entry is automatic - just submit you articke and we'll do the rest.

Check out the submission guidelines for information on posting articles.

Current Entries

Articles that match the contest criteria are automatically entered.

Please Sign up or sign in to vote.
5 Jan 2015Emiliano Musso
Entry-level examples on MVVM pattern, explaining the basic methods to mantain separated a program's graphical interface from its business logic
Please Sign up or sign in to vote.
3 Jan 2015Emiliano Musso
How to save DataGrid column's properties for further re-use
Please Sign up or sign in to vote.
16 Jan 2015Emiliano Musso
Definitions and examples of a genetic algorithm; Visual Basic sample for an icon generation through a model and a random initial range of solutions.
Please Sign up or sign in to vote.
27 Jan 2015Sujith Karivelil
This article will help you to create, update and delete events/ appointment in google calendar from your web application.
Please Sign up or sign in to vote.
11 Nov 2022Robert Gustafson
I've created an enhanced version of the Extended RichTextBox created by Razi Syed.
Please Sign up or sign in to vote.
7 Apr 2016Meshack Musundi
A WPF application for listing, searching for and launching installed apps
Please Sign up or sign in to vote.
10 Jan 2015Emiliano Musso
How to create and use commands according to MVVM pattern
Please Sign up or sign in to vote.
18 Jan 2015JoelDz
This tip shows a control for Windows Forms called MySwitch. This is done in Visual Basic .NET 2013.
Please Sign up or sign in to vote.
3 Jan 2015Emiliano Musso
How to create a UserControl to show QR Codes created with Google APIs
Please Sign up or sign in to vote.
27 Jan 2015syed shanu
USL/LSL Control Chart using .NET for Quality Control
Please Sign up or sign in to vote.
26 Jan 2015Lai Taiyu
Designing an identification card (ID Card) print program using Visual Basic 6.0 on Windows 2000, 7 or later
Please Sign up or sign in to vote.
3 Jan 2015Emiliano Musso
How to calculate the distance between two strings according to Levenshtein algorithm
Please Sign up or sign in to vote.
4 Jan 2015Emiliano Musso
How to access, display, modify SQL Server data (tables, etc.) through Windows Forms controls and LINQ instructions, using DataSets and TableAdapters
Please Sign up or sign in to vote.
4 Jan 2015Emiliano Musso
How to execute simple databindings on controls in WPF. One-way and two-way binding covered.
Please Sign up or sign in to vote.
1 Jan 2015Alexandros Pappas
This project tests the performance of inserting rows into a database through four different variations.
Please Sign up or sign in to vote.
8 Jan 2015Alexandros Pappas
This article proposes a way to check the correctness of setup projects.
Please Sign up or sign in to vote.
17 Jan 2015rolandomontero
MySQL Connector for Visual Basic, obtaining a data table
Please Sign up or sign in to vote.
22 Jan 2015Emiliano Musso
A quick method to convert a CSV file in XML

Current Participants

Those with articles that match the contest criteria are automatically entered.

Software Developer (Senior) Unisystems
Greece Greece
This member has not yet provided a Biography. Assume it's interesting and varied, and probably something to do with programming.
Software Developer
Italy Italy
Working in IT since 2003 as Software Developer for Essetre Srl, a company in Northern Italy.
I was awarded in 2014, 2015 and 2016 with Microsoft MVP, for Visual Studio and Development Technologies expertise. My technology interests and main skills are in .NET Framework, Visual Basic, Visual C# and SQL Server, but i'm proficient in PHP and MySQL also.
Student JDS
Honduras Honduras
My name is Joel Diaz, and I am originally from Honduras. I am currently pursuing my final year of Engineering in Mechatronics.

Programming is my hobby and I spend much of my time reading articles about topics of interest related to this area.
Instructor / Trainer GJun Information Co.,Ltd.
Taiwan Taiwan
Dr. Lai Tai-Yu received the Ph.D. from National Taipei University of Technology in 2016. He is the co-author of 2 journal, 25 conference papers, 6 books, 9 articles in the codeproject.com, and 2 patents inventions. His research interests lie in the areas of digital image processing and AI. He is a lecturer.  

Dr Taiyu Lai. Stopień doktora, uzyskał w 2016 roku i objął stanowisko adiunkta na Wydziale. Ponadto jest autorem i współautorem: 2 publikacji artykułu w czasopiśmie naukowym, 25 artykułów opublikowanych w materiałach konferencyjnych, 6 książek, 9 eseje w monografiach codeproject.com, i posiada dwa patenty. Zainteresowania naukowe: przetwarzania obrazów i AI. Jest wykładowcą.  

赖岱佑在2016年取得台北科技大学资讯工程博士学位,有2篇期刊、25篇会议论文、6本书籍、9篇文章在 codeproject.com 、2项专利。研究方向:数字图像处理和AI。现职是一位讲师。

賴岱佑在2016年取得台北科技大學資訊工程博士學位,有2篇期刊、25篇會議論文、6本書籍、9篇文章在 codeproject.com 、2項專利。研究方向:數位影像處理和AI。現職是一位講師。
Software Developer
Kenya Kenya
Experienced C# software developer with a passion for WPF.

Awards,
  • CodeProject MVP 2013
  • CodeProject MVP 2012
  • CodeProject MVP 2021
United States United States
This member has not yet provided a Biography. Assume it's interesting and varied, and probably something to do with programming.
United States United States
This member has not yet provided a Biography. Assume it's interesting and varied, and probably something to do with programming.
Software Developer (Senior) Vanilla Networks Pvt.Ltd
India India
This member has not yet provided a Biography. Assume it's interesting and varied, and probably something to do with programming.
Team Leader
India India
Microsoft MVP | Code Project MVP | CSharp Corner MVP | Author | Blogger and always happy to Share what he knows to others. MyBlog

My Interview on Microsoft TechNet Wiki Ninja Link

Contest Entries and Requirements

  1. The contest period covers the the first day of the month 12AM US Eastern Standard Time and ends the final day of the month at 11:59:59 PM US Eastern Standard Time. All entries must be submitted during this period in order to qualify.
  2. Entries must be an article, or blog entry.
  3. With the exception of the Everything Else category, the article must be tagged with at least one of the tags corresponding to that competition's category (for example, to enter the C# Competition you would need to tag your article with a C# tag).
  4. Articles entries must follow the CodeProject submission guidelines.
  5. No cheating, lying, plagiarizing articles, chicanery, or kicking.
  6. Articles may only be considered for a single category. If an article is eligible for multiple categories (for example, it pertains to both the C# and Web Dev categories), CodeProject editors and judges will decide which category the article shall be entered in.
  7. No author can be nominated twice in the same category.
  8. If an author writes has two separate articles, each article may be considered in their respective categories provided none of the aforementioned rules are broken. For example, if an author wrote two separate articles, one related to C# and one related to VB.NET, the author and articles could be nominated in the C# and VB.NET competitions, respectively.
  9. In the event an author wins multiple competitions, and repeat, identical prizes, the number of prizes issued is solely at the discretion of the prize issuer.
  10. In the event an article has multiple authors and/or contributors, the number of prizes issued is solely at the discretion of the prize issuer.
  11. In the event of a tie,  the number of prizes issued is solely at the discretion of the prize issuer.
  12. Multiple votes from the same IP will be automatically disqualified.
  13. The judges’ decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into.
  14. Only those who live in jurisdictions in which this contest is legal may enter.
  15. Any breach of the rules and the prize will be awarded to the runner up.
  16. By entering the contest you agree to the rules, conditions of entry, and agree that your member alias and any submitted material can be used for promotional purposes by CodeProject.
  17. Entries shall be deemed to be submitted by the authorized account holder of the email address submitted at the time of entry unless clearly indicated otherwise. "Authorized account holder" is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an email address by an internet access provider, on-line service provider, or other organization (e.g. business, educational institution, etc.) that is responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted email address.

Eligibility

This competition is open to software development professionals & enthusiasts who are of the age of majority in their jurisdiction of residence; however, residents of Quebec and of the following countries are ineligible to participate due to legal constraints: Cuba, Iran, Iraq, Libya, North Korea, Sudan, and Syria. Employees (or a member of their immediate family) of CodeProject or any of their affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising or promotional agencies are also ineligible to participate. Void where prohibited by law.

How to Enter

Entry is by the submission process described above. Please read the submission requirements before submitting your entry and ensure the article is tagged with at least one of the tags corresponding to that competition's category.

Lost, late, misdirected, or illegible entries will be disqualified. Any entry containing content that CodeProject deems objectionable for any reason will be disqualified. All decisions of CodeProject with respect to any aspect of the competition, including, without limitation, the eligibility of entries, are final and binding on all entrants in all matters as they relate to this competition. CodeProject reserves its right to modify the Rules.

CodeProject assumes no responsibility for lost, late, delayed, destroyed or misdirected mail, voice messages, email or any computer errors or malfunctions. No correspondence will be entered into with entrants.

CodeProject does not assume any responsibility for incorrect or inaccurate capture of entry information, technical malfunctions, human or technical error, lost, delayed or garbled data or transmissions, omission, interruption, deletion, defect or failures of any telephone or computer line or network, computer equipment, software or any combination thereof. Entry materials/data that have been tampered with or altered are void. If for any reason, in the opinion of CodeProject in its sole discretion, the competition is not capable of running as originally planned, or if the administration, security, fairness, integrity or the proper conduct of the competition is corrupted or adversely affected, including by reason of infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures or any other causes beyond its control, CodeProject reserves its right to cancel, terminate, modify, amend, extend or suspend the competition including cancelling any method of entry, and select a winner from previously received eligible entries. CodeProject reserves its right in its sole discretion to disqualify any individual it finds to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the competition or to be acting in violation of the Rules or otherwise in a disruptive manner. CodeProject reserves its right to seek remedies and damages to the fullest extent of the law for any attempts to deliberately damage the competition web site or to undermine the legitimate operation of this competition. CodeProject shall not be held responsible for any errors or negligence that may arise or occur in connection with the competition including any damage to an entrant's computer equipment, system, software or any combination thereof, as a result of their participation in this competition or from downloading any material from the competition website where applicable.

You must sign in to participate in this contest.
This contest has ended.
1 Jan - 31 Jan 2015