C++ Programming

ISBN-10: 032135656X

ISBN-13: 9780321356567

Edition: 2006

Authors: Larry Ullman, Andreas Signer

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What do Adobe, Microsoft, Amazon.com, and Google have in common? They all use C++ to develop products and provide services! As one of the worldrsquo;s most popular programming languages, C++ opens up a world of possibilities-if yoursquo;re willing to learn it! This guide makes that task easy by tackling both object-oriented programming principles and the ABCs of C++ itself through a series of task-based lessons that employ friendly language and a plethora of visual aids to explain every aspect of the development language. From basic syntax and data types to working with numbers, characters, loops, and arrays, master programmers Larry Ullman and Andreas Signer cover all the C++ fundamentals at just the level of detail you require. Using examples tested on Windows, Unix, and Mac OS X operating systems, this streamlined guide prepares you to start developing C++ apps for any platform. Throughout, yoursquo;ll find the tips, techniques, and sound real-world advice that have made Visual QuickStart Guides the No. 1 training source for todayrsquo;s tech warriors!
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Book details

List price: $29.99
Copyright year: 2006
Publisher: Peachpit Press
Publication date: 12/16/2005
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 528
Size: 6.75" wide x 8.50" long x 1.12" tall
Weight: 1.782

What Is C++?
How C++ Works
What You'll Need
About This Book
Getting Help
Creating a Basic Program
Basic C++ Syntax
Compiling a C++ Program
Printing Text
Running a Compiled Program
Pausing Execution
Understanding White Space
Adding Comments to Your Source Code
Using an IDE
Simple Variables and Data Types
Declaring Variables
Assigning Values to Variables
Printing Variables
Formatting Numbers
Understanding Type Conversion
Introduction to Characters
Introduction to Strings
Introduction to Constants
Operators and Control Structures
Arithmetic Operators
If Conditionals
Using else and else if
The Ternary Operator
Logical and Comparison Operators
Switch Conditionals
Increment and Decrement Operators
While Loop
For Loop
Input, Output, and Files
Taking Character Input
Discarding Input
Taking Numeric Input
Taking String Input
Taking Multiple Inputs
Reading In a Whole Line
Validating Input
Creating File Output
Using File Input
Defining Your Own Functions
Creating Simple Functions
Creating Functions That Take Arguments
Setting Default Argument Values
Creating Functions That Return a Value
Overloading Functions
Understanding Variable Scope
Complex Data Types
Working with Arrays
Working with Pointers
Revisiting User-Defined Functions
Introducing Objects
Creating a Simple Class
Adding Methods to a Class
Creating and Using Objects
Defining Constructors
Defining Destructors
The this Pointer
Class Inheritance
Basic Inheritance
Inheriting Constructors and Destructors
Access Control
Overriding Methods
Overloading Methods
Making Friends
Advanced OOP
Static Attributes and Methods
Virtual Methods
Abstract Methods
Operator Overloading
The [double less-than sign] Operator
Multiple Inheritance
Virtual Inheritance
Error Handling and Debugging
Debugging Techniques
Returning Error Codes
Using assert()
Catching Exceptions
Dynamic Memory Management
Static and Dynamic Memory
Allocating Objects
Allocating Arrays of Dynamic Size
Returning Memory from a Function or Method
The Copy Constructor and the Assignment Operator
Static Object Type Casts
Performing Dynamic Object Type Casts
Avoiding Memory Leaks
Namespaces & Modularization
Working with Included Files
The C Preprocessor
Understanding Namespaces
Linkage and Scope
Working with Templates
Basic Template Syntax
Creating Inline Templates
Containers and Algorithms
Extended Topics
Strings Revisited
Working with Binary Files
Taking Command-Line Arguments
C++ Tools
Dev-C++ for Windows
Xcode on Mac OS X
Unix Tools
Debugging with GDB
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