C# Projects


A. Introduction to C# Projects from Barnicles Nerdgasm


  1. Magic 8 ball - variables and data types, switch statement
  2. CPU and Memory monitor - speech synthesis, CPU and RAM performance monitors
  3. Drunk PC prank application - multithreading functions, mouse and keyboard interaction
  4. Make your own web browser
  5. Hard Disk Drive monitor with LED in the system tray.


B. Projects from Chris Merrit


  1. Tic Tac Toe
  2. Calculator
  3. Crossword
  4. Build a C# program from start to finish

C. Build your own projects from Scratch

Build these simple applications using a short blueprint.  Without a video tutorial, you will have to rely on Google to get answers to dozens of questions that will come up in the process of building each applications.  Questions you will have include "How do I convert a string to an integer in c sharp?" or "How to set the text property of a label in c#" etc.

  1. Number Guessing Games (with extra hints here - caution! Using the extra hints will steal the learning opportunity and your future career earnings potential!)
  2. Slot Machine
  3. Penny Counter
  4. GPA Calculator
  5. States and Capitals
  6. Ned's Health Club
  7. Calorie Counter

D. Database Applications with C#

  1. Build a point of sale Access Database - Shad Sluiter tutorial
  2. Connect to an Access Database tutorial - Christ Merrit 
  3. Khan Academy SQL Lessons - Part 1, 2, 4 https://www.khanacademy.org/computing/computer-programming/sql 
  • SQL Basics
  • More Advanced SQL Queries
  • Relational Queries in SQL
  • Modifying Databases in SQL