C# Tips and Traps

Sometimes it's hard to know what you don't know. Short-circuit your learning of C# and level-up your code with this collection of C# and .NET features.
Course info
Rating
(57)
Level
Intermediate
Updated
Dec 13, 2019
Duration
4h 7m
Table of contents
Course Overview
String, Character, and Formatting Tips
Tips for Working with Numbers and Dates
Data Types and Object Tips
Tips for Working with Files, Paths, and URIs
Organizing and Structuring Classes and Code
Compilation Tips
Tips for Casting and Conversions
Runtime Execution Tips
Bonus Tips
Description
Course info
Rating
(57)
Level
Intermediate
Updated
Dec 13, 2019
Duration
4h 7m
Description

There are so many features of C# and .NET that are underutilized or unknown that can make solving problems easier. In this course, C# Tips and Traps, you will gain the ability to more easily implement C# solutions. First, you will learn string, number, date, and object tips. Next, you will discover tips related to file paths and URIs, in addition to tips related to structuring and compiling classes and code. Finally, you will explore how to cast and convert types, and also how to get and control information about the runtime environment. When you are finished with this course, you will have the skills and knowledge of C# needed to develop effective C# applications with less code.

About the author
About the author

With over 15 years experience, Jason Roberts is a Microsoft .NET MVP, freelance developer, and author.

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Section Introduction Transcripts
Section Introduction Transcripts

Course Overview
Hi everyone. My name is Jason Roberts, and welcome to my course, C# Tips and Traps. I'm a freelance developer and author. Whether you're still learning C# or you already have some experience, it's often hard to know what you don't know. This course is designed to short circuit your C# learning. It provides a whole host of useful information about the sometimes underused or unknown features of both C# and .NET. Some of the major topics that we'll cover include string, character, and formatting tips, tips for working with files, paths, and URIs, tips on organizing and structuring classes and code, code compilation tips, and tips on casting and converting. By the end of this course, you will have filled in the gaps in your C# knowledge and learned a whole host of useful C# tips. Before beginning the course, you should be familiar with the basics of C# programming. I hope you'll join me on this journey to learn C# with the C# Tips and Traps course, at Pluralsight.