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  • Blog Post: Lego Mindstorms EV3 extension for Small Basic - EV3 Basic!!!

    Using the EV3 extension for Small Basic 1.2, you can use Small Basic to program your Lego Mindstorm EV3 robots! This is a great next step for teachers and parents looking to lay the groundwork on their kids' futures and careers. Lego Mindstorms is a big step toward engineering and computer development...
  • Blog Post: Small Basic - Chart Extension

    I added a chart object to the LitDev extension , LDChart. So far it just has a pie and doughnut variant. The C# extension source code is also available for download if you want to see how it is done or even modify to create your own. Sample Code GraphicsWindow . Width = 800 GraphicsWindow...
  • Blog Post: Small Basic - Transparent GraphicsWindow

    I recently added a feature to the LitDev Extension to create a completely transparent GraphicsWindow . The method to do this is: LDUtilities . TransparentGW ( ) I can't show a screenshot because there is absolutely nothing to see! So, what's the point... Well, anything we add to...
  • Blog Post: Small Basic LitDev Extension -- Download Now from TechNet Gallery!!!

    Small Basic LitDev Extension View LitDev's TechNet Gallery contributions View LitDev's Profile Download the LitDev Extension : Small Basic LitDev Extension It has loads of extra functionality with over 40 new objects and over 700 methods, properties and events; including 2D physics...
  • Blog Post: Small Basic and Office Suite

    Today, I'd like to talk about the relationship between Microsoft Small Basic and Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint). Following articles are my samples. If you find more attractive collaboration between Small Basic and Office, please let me know. I used Office 2013 desktop version. Other Office...
  • Blog Post: Small Basic - Box2D Physics Extension

    The LitDev extension includes the LDPhysics object. This is an interface to the excellent Box2D engine originally written by Erin Catto. Box2D is an open source library that is used in professional games like Angry Birds and many others . The Box2D engine allows shapes to realistically interact, bouncing...
  • Blog Post: Small Basic - Database Extension

    Over the years a few people have written simple databases in Small Basic saving data in a text file, then performing sorts or other operations on Small Basic arrays of data. There were a few recent questions on databases and sorting arrays as well as a challenge question on the Small Basic forum....
  • Blog Post: Small Basic - Pulse Position Modulation Extension

    First a bit of background... Zock77, a frequent Forum contributor and game maker posted a question that got me interested. http://social.msdn.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/fdc0e238-247c-449b-a72a-05aa438ecf62/sound-outputs-and-such-with-smallbasic?forum=smallbasic Here is a quote from Zock77's...
  • Blog Post: Small Basic - How to Create an Extension Using VB.NET

    It's time for another guest blogger! This one is from Noah Buscher. Find the latest version of this article on TechNet Wiki: Small Basic: How to Create an Extension Using VB.NET This article is about how to create a simple extension that you can build on for Small Basic (Microsoft). To get started...
  • Blog Post: Barcode Extension for Small Basic

    Last time, we discussed Does Small Basic support Extensions? Well here's an example! Check out this new extension: Barcode Extension - by NaochanOn From NaochanOn: I made an extension to make QRCode or Barcode. Converting engine is DotNetBarcode.dll. (this is free ware) Programs...
  • Blog Post: Does Small Basic support Extensions?

    What is the extensibility story? Is Small Basic Extensible? The Small Basic compiler and the environment allow 3rd party Small Basic libraries to be plugged in to extend the possibilities of what you can do from within Small Basic. Here is a list of the Small Basic Extensions: Small Basic...
  • Blog Post: Small Basic Extension - Extended Small Basic Library (ESL) 0.4.1a

    2/17/13 UPDATE: Added the 0.4.1a patch link and info. ======================= Today's featured Small Basic extension comes from Liam McSherry . Here is information about the extension in his words... Extended Small Basic Library, or ESL , is a small but powerful extension for Microsoft Small...
  • Blog Post: Small Basic: The Improved I/O Extension

    From Gungan37 in this Forums thread ... ====================== I have spent the last few months writing the IO Extension in C#. It provides hundreds of methods to do all kinds of different things. It includes support for: Network server / client communications Use of over 20 Windows Forms...
  • Blog Post: Small Basic Extensions Gallery

    UPDATED 01/31/16: Added Fremy's Extension as a featured extension. On 11/2/15: Added LitDev and EV3 Basic. On 6/13/13: Added Timo So's MoreOptions Extension. On 5/31/13: Added NaochanOn's Barcode Extension. ============================ FEATURED EXTENSIONS: Lego Mindstorms EV3 Basic ( info...
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