Why use ASP.NET for Web Application Development?
Developers now have many technologies available for projects. But these are some of the biggest and most basic advantages ASP.NET provides. ASP.NET advantages ASP.NET requires less coding for application development. Just in time compilation, early binding and caching services are available right out of the box. You can reuse a large library of built-in classes. This significantly reduces the amount of coding required. ASP.NET supports common language runtime. Subsequently, it can support several languages, such [...]
Differences between VB 6 and VB.NET & Migrating VB 6 code to Microsoft VB.NET
ByteScout .NET Bear VB 6 is old application development framework that targets the COM infrastructure which in turn depends upon the useable components of the windows framework. VB 6 is considered extremely simple since it doesn’t depend on outside components since all the functions and features that are required by the application are shipped in the form of runtime libraries with VB 6 application code. VB 6 code can either be compiled to interpreted P [...]
What are Cloud Hosting Services for ASP.NET Applications  (Part 2)
  Read the 1st part of the article  3. Amazon AWS Amazon AWS based cloud hosting services such as Amazon Elastic Cloud Compute (EC2) is an Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) based hosting providers. IaaS lets developers do pretty much anything on the hosting machine. From deployment of customized OS to customized configuration, Amazon AWS offers complete control over the hosting environment. This is ideal for the developers who want total control the hosting platform. [...]
What are Cloud Hosting Services for ASP.NET Applications  (Part 1)
If you have developed an ASP.NET and do not know where to deploy your applications, this article might be the one for you. In this article we shall review famous cloud hosting platforms for deploying ASP.NET based applications. Microsoft Window Azure Window Azure is a platform as a service could hosting provider. Azure is a self-managed hosting service which saves developers from the OS configuration and maintenance headaches and lets them focus on the application [...]
Top 5 Resources for Learning ASP.NET (Part 2)
Read the 1st part of the article     3. MicrosoftVirtualAcademy MicrosoftVirtualAcademy is another Microsoft resource for learning ASP.NET. The website contains video lectures for novice programmers as well as for experts.  4. is an online learning platform that contains video lecture on almost every technology. It also has many courses dedicated to ASP.NET. Though, most of the video courses on are paid, but they are worth the price. 5. is [...]
Top 5 Resources for Learning ASP.NET (Part 1)
ASP.NET is a part of Microsoft’s .NET framework and is considered Microsoft’s premier server side programming language.  There are two approaches to program websites using ASP.NET: Web Forms approach and the MVC approach. Web forms approach is the older approach and is suited more to the programmers who are switching from Windows Form applications to web applications, while MVC is more suited to web developers who follow patterns and like to program in component oriented [...]
New: ByteScout BarCode Reader SDK and ByteScout BarCode Reader freeware
ByteScout updated software for reading barcodes: ByteScout BarCode Reader SDK 8.20.1312  and BarCode Reader Freeware 8.20.1319 on January 28, 2015.   What's new ByteScout BarCode Reader SDK 8.20.1312: improved barcode reading support in .net and improved pdf reading support new source code samples added updated documentation More info about ByteScout BarCode Reader SDK 8.20.1312 is here.   What's new BarCode Reader Freeware 8.20.1319: improvements in reading barcodes from images and barcodes from pdf reading barcodes from live camera function improved minor fixes and improvements More [...]
New software released: PDF Extractor SDK, PDF Renderer SDK, PDF Viewer freeware
  ByteScout updated developer libraries ByteScout PDF Extractor SDK 5.80.1781 and ByteScout PDF Renderer SDK 5.20.1870. Also, the freeware PDF Viewer 5.20.1871 was released in January 2015. What's new ByteScout PDF Extractor SDK 5.80.1781: PDF to XML, PDF to CSV, PDF to Text functionality updated OCRMode now provides 9 modes .DetectLineInsteadOfParagraph now works much better. Set it to False to capture multiline text in table cells! PDF controls support improved FDF and XFDF data extraction and more! What's new ByteScout PDF Renderer SDK [...]
ByteScout's November PDF libraries updates for developer arePDF Extractor SDK 5.10.1747 and PDF To HTML SDK 5.10.1750.What's new ByteScout PDF Extractor SDK 5.10.1747:PDF to XML, PDF to CSV, PDF to Text functions improved;now supports text extraction from text controls;XML extractor now adds font style, size, name, text coordinates into <text> tags;ASP.NET sample for OCR usage added;new property OCRLanguageDataFolder to specify the location of "tessdata" folder;improved support of PDF files;improves support for rotated text;updated source code samples;updated documentation;minor improvements and fixes.What's new ByteScout [...]
Image To Video SDK 2.10.813 and Spreadsheet SDK 2.40.1346 released
  Image To Video SDK 2.10.813 and Spreadsheet SDK 2.40.1346 are released on April 7, 2014.   What's new Image To Video SDK 2.10.813:   convert images into video, jpg to avi, jpg to wmv, png to video WMVVideoBitrate incorrectly read issue fixed issue with incorrect output video duration when background music is used was fixed minor fixes and improvements Download evaluation version: More info:   What's new Spreadsheet SDK 2.40.1346:   read xls, write xls, read csv, read xlsx, write xlsx in .NET and ASP.NET .NET 4.50 dlls added Visual Studio 2013 [...]