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C# Console App Carpet a Room

26/04/2020 0

This C# console app asks the user to input a range of data: Room length; Room width; Senior’s discount or not choice; Age. Code Show Code Awareness Data Types: int, float Constant (variable) If Else conditionals / flow control int.Parse Arithmetic operators Operator precedence percentage calculation Equality operator == Comparison operator >= Console.WriteLine method Console.ReadLine…

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C# Close Form and Open New Form

26/04/2020 0

This code snippet references a method to close the existing winform and open a new winform. It is part of a larger windows program. Application This allows for a new form to be opened when a user has completed entering data into the existing form and needs to move to the next page. Explanation Line…

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C# As A First Programming Language

26/04/2020 0

A question that many new to programming ask is: What language should I learn.  There are many, many YouTube videos on this topic, and probably many more views. In providing my view on this, and why C# is a good first programming language, I will look at a number of key criteria including  jobs and…

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Compound Operators

26/04/2020 0

A compound operator uses the result/value of a computation to compute a new value. It is a kind of short hand as follows: 5 + 5 = 10 10 + 5 = 15 (two steps here) In the example above we take two steps to get to the value of 15, in that we have…

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Snippets

26/04/2020 0

Code snippets are pieces of code that are saved for use again. Why re-invent the wheel? Sometimes your IDE will have a function that can save and interact with your snippets. You can also save your snippets in a dedicated app/program, such as CodeBox. Make sure your snippets program syncs to the cloud so you…

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Beginner HTML and CSS YouTube Playlist

26/04/2020 0

There are 11 video lessons in this series that will take you from a blank page to a complete simple web page with clickable web links, embedded pictures, tables, lists and styled divisions. Each video lesson aligns with a corresponding (HTML) lesson in the JavaScript HTML and CSS tab on the home page. Visit the playlist for…

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Atom.IO IDE

26/04/2020 0

Let’s learn how to install an IDE.  In this IDE we can do web development and coding. Atom is an integrated development environment (IDE).  You can use Atom to do web development.  It is user-friendly and comes with a good range of packages that can be downloaded and installed to provide additional functionality. You can…

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Archiving Coding Lesson Videos

26/04/2020 0

Videos such as those on YouTube are really good for learning to code, especially if you’re a visual learner. Building your own video archive will be a good resource to support your learning. One way to do this is to download a whole playlist from the one source.  This might be beginner JavaScript lessons 1…

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Bali Code Class

18/04/2020 0

One of the things that we need to consider is the curriculum.  Here we can ask questions like: What is the purpose of the class? Who will be the students? What ‘coding’ skills are most marketable? How can those skills be best taught. As a research project there are also many other questions to be…

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