Advanced PC Interfacing, Communications and Windows Programming

Buchanan, W. (1998). Advanced PC Interfacing, Communications and Windows Programming ( ed.). : . Addison-Wesley.


ISBN: 0-201-87728-7
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Abstract

Written as a follow up to the author's successful Applied PC Interfacing, Graphics and Interrupts this book covers all the different aspects of computer systems from low-level hardware (such as processors and interface devices) to high-level software (such as Win32 programming). Clearly written with easy-to-understand examples and end-of chapter exercises PC Interfacing, Communications and Windows Programming is the book for you if you have every wondered:

· How do I communicate using the serial port?
· How do I communicate using the parallel port?
· How do I write interrupt-driven software?
· How do I communicate over a network?
· How do I program in Microsoft Windows?
· What is the best bus for connection to this peripheral (serial or parallel)?
· How do I program using Win32?
· How do I create a menu?
· Which is better for my application, C++ or Visual Basic?
· What devices does a PC use?

Divided into 8 sections, Hardware, Interfaces, RS-232/Parallel port, Windows Programming, Windows Interfacing (Windows NT/95), Win32 Programming, Networking and Java, PC Interfacing, Communications and Windows Programming is shows why covers the intersection of hardware and software engineering.
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Authors

William Buchanan
Director of CDCS
w.buchanan@napier.ac.uk
+44 131 455 2759

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