An Introduction to the Microsoft Bot Framework


The Microsoft Bot Framework allows you to easily create Bots.
You can create Bots that interact with your users naturally wherever they are, including Facebook, text, Skype, Office 365 email, and other popular services.
This book covers using Visual Studio 2015 to create Chatbots using the Microsoft Bot Framework. The purpose of this book is to demonstrate, provide examples of, and to explain important concepts of the technology.



Michael Washington is an ASP.NET, C#, and Visual Basic programmer. He has extensive knowledge in process improvement, billing systems, and student information systems. He is a Microsoft MVP. He has a son, Zachary and resides in Los Angeles with his wife Valerie. 

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Creating HTML 5 Websites and Cloud Business Apps Using LightSwitch In Visual Studio 2013-2015

Creating Web Pages Using the LightSwitch HTML Client In Visual Studio 2012

Creating Visual Studio LightSwitch Custom Controls (Beginner to Intermediate)

OData And Visual Studio LightSwitch

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