.NET Framework Samples

These samples provide instruction on various aspects of the .NET Framework and the .NET Compact Framework. The samples are grouped so that you can easily locate the samples appropriate to your needs. Each sample topic contains a user interface to view source files and to download the sample in a folder you specify.

In This Section

  • How to: View and Download Samples
    Describes how to view source files and download the sample projects to your computer.

  • How to: Set Sample Settings
    Explains how to set environment variable values for the samples in this section.

  • Application Samples
    Provides a snapshot of complete .NET Framework applications. Some samples include information on a variety of related technologies.

  • Technology Samples
    Provides instructions for the implementation of a single development task or technology. Technology samples are designed to be brief and to the point.

  • .NET Compact Framework Samples
    Provides complete application samples and technology samples for the .NET Compact Framework.