Category Archives: VB.NET

Adding markers to Google Maps from database using ASP.NET

Introduction Here, I will explain how to add markers to Google Maps from SQL Server database using ASP.NET Description Here first we will create a table “Locations” in the SQL Server database to store latitude and longitude of the places to which we want to add markers Step 1: Create table as following [code language=”sql”]… Read More »

How to store user’s preferences in a Windows Forms application

Download Source Code In this post let’s see how to store user’s preferences in a Windows Forms application Introduction In this post we will see how to store user’s preferences in a Windows Forms application that persists even after closing the application. Here, we will give users an option to select font and background color… Read More »

Visual Studio Tips and Tricks: How to rename identifiers using Refactor Rename

Introduction In this post I will explain how to rename all the occurrences of an identifier using Visual Studio tool “Refactor Rename” Description In some situation we need to rename all the occurrences of an identifier like a variable name, a method name, a property, a class name etc. In that situation it is not… Read More »

How to retrieve images from MySQL database and display as a slide show in Windows Forms application using C# and VB.NET

In this article I will explain how to retrieve images stored in BLOB field of MySQL database and display as a slide show in Windows Forms application using C# Download source code Introduction In previous article I explained how to save images in Windows Forms application using C#. In this article I will explain how… Read More »

How to save images in MySQL database using C# and VB.NET in Windows Forms application

Introduction In this article first we will create a table in MySQL database and then we will use a Windows Forms application to save image in the database Description Create a table in MySQL database using MySQL browser as following to store images For storing images you can use any of the BLOB (Binary Large… Read More »