Topic: C# and C++

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Ivor Horton's Beginning Visual C++ 2012

Ivor Horton
ISBN: 978-1-118-36808-4
Paperback
942 pages
October 2012
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2/13/2013
54 Error in Text
In the NOTE box near the top of the page, the seventh word in the first sentence:

Currently reads: is

Should read: in
06/18/2013
2 70 Error in Figure
In Figure 2-8, the result currently reads: 00000000.
The result should read 00000001.
11/7/2012
75 Error in Figure
Figure 2-10:

The first four boxes on the left of the bottom line in the figure should contain:
0 0 0 1
11/4/2013
2 Error in Chapter 2 Exercise Solution
In the Code and Exercise Solutions for Horton's Beginning Visual C++ 2012 download, Exercise Solutions for Chapter 2:

Sample says:

The expression (s >> 4) shifts the bits in s right 4 positions so the result is the same as s/16, which is 34. 34 in binary is

0000 0000 0000 0000 0000 0000 0100 0010

Should be:

0000 0000 0000 0000 0000 0000 0010 0010
2/6/2013
363 Error in Code
Near the bottom of the "main()" function there are two lines of code missing the terminating semicolon:

Currently reads:
cout << "aBox = smallBox + mediumBox. Dimensions are "
Should read:
cout << "aBox = smallBox + mediumBox. Dimensions are ;"

Currently reads:
cout << "bBox = aBox + smallBox + mediumBox. Dimensions are "
Should read:
cout << "bBox = aBox + smallBox + mediumBox. Dimensions are ;"
09/09/2013
497 Error in Text
In the last section titled SMART POINTERS, the 2nd sentence reads:
If you use a smart pointer when you allocate heap memory, the smart pointer will take care of deleting it for.

It should read:
If you use a smart pointer when you allocate heap memory, the smart pointer will take care of deleting it for YOU.
08/30/2013
20 Figure error
Pages 20-21
According to text instructions on pages 21 and 22:
Figure 1-12 , "Tabbed documents" check-box should be deselected
Figure 1-13, "Common Control Manifest" check-box should be deselected
05/01/15
20-21 Text Correction
Pages 20-21
Figure 1-12 should show the Tabbed documents option as unchecked.
05/01/15