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Guides to common programming tasks.

Top Ten Tips

Hello World; Count 0 to 9; Read a Text File; Sum an Array; Convert a String to a Number; Use a Hash Table; Regular Expression; Read From a Database; Read XML; Define a Class


Data Types

Creating variables of different types. Converting between variable types. Using 3rd party libraries. Creating your own data types. Arrays, hash tables and dates.

Control structures

while, for, foreach, if, return, break and other constructs


different ways to test conditions

In-built function

functions provided by the core language. String and number functions primarily.

Input and output

options for reading and writing data to files and to databases network access.


Graphic User Interface

Buttons, text boxes that users can see and control.

Programming techniques

Using an accumulator, recursion, function composition.