In late 2005, I was trying to learn event-driven programming. I searched
the Web for an explanation of the basic concepts of event-driven programming, but I
couldn’t find one. So I wrote one. I hope it will help you in your attempt to learn
You can download the paper HERE.
It is available in both PDF format and in Microsoft
Word format. I make it available in Microsoft Word format so that it will be
easy to translate or subset the document, complete with embedded
This document is finalized and no longer being actively maintained, but if you wish
you can leave a review.
The Creative Commons Attribution License gives you permission to do
virtually anything you want with this work, including copying all or part of
it, distributing it, and making derived works (including translations) based on
it – as long as you give credit to the original author (Stephen Ferg).
In particular, I encourage teachers to make copies of all or parts of
this document for their students, and I encourage translators to translate this
document into other languages. It is not necessary to ask for permission.