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ActiveOptimizer pdGuideBook
Platform Development Technology
The GuideBook provides you with over 15 categories of performance tips with well over 100 actual tips. Each performance tip contains detailed information covering the implementation, impact potential, risks, and detailed samples. Plus, we have thoroughly tested each tip to insure you know what level of performance improvement to expect. You may be surprised to find that many developers spend time on optimization techniques that provide little or even negative performance gains. We dispel the myths and provide you with the most comprehensive list of REAL performance improvement tips ever compiled!

ActiveOptimizer Suite
Platform Development Technology
ActiveOptimizer Suite provides the first complete optimization solution for Visual Basic developers. The suite contains 3 enterprise level tools. pdProfiler is the most impressive code profiler you have ever seen. View profile data, execution trace and coverage in one tool. pdGuideBook contains the most comprehensive database of performance improvement techniques ever compiled - completed with detailed explanations, impact timings, risk assessments, and samples. Don't know where to start? Let the pdCodeScanner analyze your code and show you where improvements can be made. It is just that easy!

ActivePicture ActiveX/OCX is an all-in-one solution for constructing and displaying unlimited virtual instrumentation devices or active pictures such as automobile/aircraft dashboards, clocks, meters, gauges, sliders and knobs. It can also serve as a programmable version of the 'Windows Paint' bitmap editor; or act as an enhanced PictureBox control.

Aircraft ActiveX Library
Global Majic Software, Inc.
The Aircraft ActiveX Library is a bundle of four (4) aircraft-specific custom controls designed for developers interested in creating games, simulations, or cockpit emulations. These controls include the Aircraft Dynamics, Aircraft Instruments, Joystick, and Moving Map ActiveX controls. Packaged together to provide customers with an economical and powerful set of tools for aircraft-related applications.

Aircraft Instruments ActiveX
Global Majic Software, Inc.
The Aircraft Instruments ActiveX Control displays 12 small aircraft flight instruments including air speed indicator, altimeter, artificial horizon, automatic direction finder, climb rate indicator, compass, course indicator, heading indicator, horizontal situation indicator, omni-bearing indicator, radio magnetic indicator, and turn coordinator. It utilizes dynamic property pages and is self-registering. It is used by every branch of the US Military and every large commercial aircraft manufacturer. In fact, the Aircraft Instruments ActiveX has been licensed throughout the world as the only commercially available Aircraft-specific instrumentation suite in ActiveX format.

ASP Fundamentals
Instructor Eric Polson, a guru in Web site development, brings his skills to the screen in these two 1-hour video discs. ASP technology is the backbone of many dynamic web sites running on Windows NT today. If you're doing any Web development and want to know about VB integration, then ASP Fundamentals is for you.

The course has two full hours of presentation video and a complete student/reference guide with labs and solutions included and on the Web site. Geared for Web developers, the labs cement concepts presented in the lectures. ::::::These VideoCD's will play in any Windows PC and most DVD Players. :::

InstallShield Software Corporation
DemoShield is designed to create snazzy interactive and self-running presentations. It is the perfect tool for demonstrating or teaching your application for Windows. It is also an ideal training development tool since it allows you to show live use of existing applications and allow your customer live app interaction!

Tetradyne, Inc.
DriverX provides developers with the tools to create custom hardware interfacing solutions from 32-bit Windows applications or DLLs. No DDK development or knowledge is required. Interrupt service routines and other hardware control code created using DriverX can be developed and debugged with modern development tools including Visual C++, Borland C++, Delphi and Visual BASIC.

Effective ADO
Instructor, Marty Mazurik, a 16 year veteran of programming brings his wit and flair for explaining details to ActiveX Data Objects. ADO is an essential database enabling middleware and one technology that no VB programmer can do without.

The course has two full hours of presentation video and a complete student/reference guide with labs and solutions included. Geared for SQL Server and/or Access the labs cement the concepts presented in the lectures. ::::::These VideoCD's will play in any Windows PC and most DVD Players. :::

Essential XML
Beyond Markup
The Extensible Markup Language (XML) has been anointed as the universal duct tape for all software integration problems, despite XML's relatively humble origins in the world of document management systems. Essential XML presents a software engineering-focused view of XML and investigates how XML can be used as a component integration technology much like COM or CORBA. Don Box is a co-founder of DevelopMentor, the premier developer training company. He is also co-author of the Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP) specification, and provides readers with insight into this emerging XML messaging technology. Aaron Skonnard and John Lam are members of the technical staff at DevelopMentor.

Instrumentation ActiveX Library
Global Majic Software, Inc.
Instrumentation ActiveX Library now offers 11 instrumentation and general purpose ActiveX controls bundled together. It includes; Angular Gauge, Knob, LED, Numeric LED, Linear Gauge, Odometer, Percent, Selector, Slider and Toggle and now Strip Chart. All controls are data-aware, self-registering and incorporate dynamic property pages. All Global Majic Software ActiveX controls are signed using the Microsoft Authenticode process and are safe for Web development.

Iocomp Instrument Pack
Iocomp Software
Iocomp Instrument Pack is a collection of our high speed, real-time ActiveX and VCL controls for instrumentation automation, industrial, and scientific applications. Choose from 25 professionally designed LED, Seven Segment, Switch, and Gauge components including our popular Strip Chart control with 2GB per channel capacity and user interface controls. Why struggle with static, bitmap-based gauges, switches, and other similar controls when you can enjoy the flexibility and reliability of controls designed for the needs of automation programmers. All components are optimized for speed, and include our easy to use theme support.

Iocomp Plot Pack
Iocomp Software
Iocomp Plot Pack is our premier, high speed, real-time, advanced, and easy to use ActiveX and VCL controls for instrumentation automation, industrial, and scientific plot and charting applications. Our popular Plot Pack Controls include 2GB per channel capacity, multiple axis support, unlimited number of channels and axes, copy, printing and save support, advanced scrollable legend, runtime property editors, sliding scales, time based and xy plotting support, Value/Exponent/Prefix/Date-Time Scale Labels, null data support, and user interface controls, even while plotting.

Iocomp Professional Pack
Iocomp Software
Iocomp Professional Pack is a complete suite of high-speed, real-time ActiveX and VCL controls for instrumentation automation and industrial applications. Includes 48 professionally designed LED, Seven Segment, Switch, Chart, Bar, Digital, Analog, Object Canvas, Rotation, Compass, Timer, Sliding Scale, and Spectrum Display components including their popular Strip Chart control with 2 GB per channel capacity and user interface controls. Why struggle with static, bitmap-based gauges, switches, and other similar controls when you can enjoy the flexibility and reliability of controls designed for the needs of automation programmers? All components are optimized for speed, and include Iocomp's easy-to-use theme support.

Global Majic Software, Inc.
Software The Joystick ActiveX Control is the perfect add-on for gamers and simulators. Don't have a joystick? You don't need one! If you have a mouse, you can use this control with its on-screen joystick emulator. Or it easily attaches to a joystick if you have one. It supports up to four axes joysticks with floating point precision. Each axis may be calibrated using defined options for minimum, maximum, center position, and deadzone. A weight option is also included for non-linear mapping of stick input to output. Other features include movement and button events, throttle and rudder control, point of view control, graphical joystick for mouse control and stick input display. Dynamic property pages allow the user to calibrate the joystick and customize its screen appearance.

Knob ActiveX
Global Majic Software, Inc.
Knob ActiveX is an easy-to-use, versatile, configurable (100+ properties) knob component. Double-buffering technology makes screen updates the fastest possible. Property pages are organized by functionality, extremely easy to use, and are very powerful. Property pages are even available at run time if desired. Properties are available to control styles, scales, tics, bands, captions, and background. Mouse input is optional. It is even data aware for fast, efficient database connectivity. Supports all standard methods and events as well as several Global Majic custom events and methods. Possible uses include: VCR Jogging Component; Tuning Knob; Audio or Video Mixer; Volume Knob; Input Control Knob; Aircraft or Automobile Dial; and Factory Dials and Knobs.

Odometer ActiveX Control
Global Majic Software, Inc.
The Odometer ActiveX Component is a numeric display similar to an automobile's odometer or tripometer. It is a perfect accompanying product to the Global Majic Software Angular Gauge ActiveX or the Automobile Instruments ActiveX. The Odometer has the ability to "roll" numbers for a realistic odometer-like visual effect. The font, number of digits, colors, number of decimals, and reset button are user-definable. The use of double-buffering technology provides extremely fast screen updates for continuous, jitter-free display.

Selector Knob ActiveX Control
Global Majic Software, Inc.
The Selector Knob ActiveX Control is a knob-style control that can be used to choose between discrete options. It can be used as a replacement for option buttons and provides the user with an easy-to-use and intuitive mouse input. Additionally, there are automatic features that define the control with minimal work required.

Slider ActiveX Control
Global Majic Software, Inc.
The Slider ActiveX Control is a versatile input/output tool used to create sliders, gauges, meters, etc. that incorporate a sliding mechanism. It uses dynamic property pages for easy design of unique sliding displays in short time. Its mouse control and data-aware features make it an ideal element for technical interfaces

Strip Chart ActiveX Control
Global Majic Software, Inc.
The Strip Chart ActiveX Control is a dynamic two-dimensional charting control that provides an ideal interface for viewing one or more streams of real-time data. Panning and zooming functionality allows for quick review and in-depth analysis of data trends. Its dynamic property pages provide a powerful tool for designing chart with full control of scales, captions, fonts, and tics. Additionally, multiple methods are provided to easily pass data to the control.

Microsoft Corp
A TechNet subscription keeps you current with the latest technology directions. Every month TechNet delivers two CDs packed with over 150,000 pages of technical notes, product resource kits, and much more. It's like having a dedicated Microsoft support engineer sitting at your desk.

VBASIC Library
EMS Professional Shareware
The VBASIC Library is the most extensive collection of VB products available! With 1,728 Visual Basic shareware and freeware add-on products...and still growing! VBASIC Library has the most popular files for Visual Basic, complete with an excellent search utility! You get three CD-ROM disks full of VB tools, tips, tricks, programs, code, articles, wizards, utilities, demos - you name it, it's in there!

Visual Basic Components Sourcebook
Ziff Davis Publishing
Visual Basic Components Sourcebook, written by Jeffrey P. McManus, gives you an edge by providing information on the hottest ActiveX controls on the market today. The Sourcebook contains reviews of over 650 ActiveX control products, conveniently organized by category, so you can stack controls against each other and compare features easily.

Visual Basic Curriculum
SmartForce (formerly CBT Systems)
The Microsoft Visual Basic curriculum includes courses on every version of Visual Basic from version 3.0 to version 6.0. The courses take novice programmers from the very basics of using Visual Basic to advanced concepts and distributed computing. Students should choose the highest version applicable to their anticipated environment, skipping lower versions, with one possible exception: students wishing to do VB 6.0 courses, but who have no VB background, will benefit from doing the Visual Basic 5.0 Fundamentals courses.

Blue Water Systems, Inc.
Do you want a simple, reliable and low cost tool to control hardware, such as data acquisition cards, A/D's, encoders and relay cards requiring a few I/O ports, attached to Windows"? WinRT 3.5 is the latest version in this award winning family of device driver tools. WinRT 3.5 is a versatile, robust toolkit that gives you flexibility and power to develop hardware control programs in Windows 2000, Windows NT, Windows NT Embedded 4.0, Windows 98 and Windows 95. With WinRT 3.5, you write one hardware control program; no need to write custom drivers. After installing the WinRT 3.5 driver, you have access to I/O ports, physical memory, PCI configuration registers, high-speed repeating interrupts, high accuracy kernel timers and DMA. Using the standard device I/O control API provided by Win32, you can access the WinRT 3.5 driver to perform hardware control actions.