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OOP Concept

Paulo Aquino
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Joined: Apr 29, 2002
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Can someone explain to me in layman's term the concept of ABSTRACTION and ENCAPSULATION? Hope you can help me thanks...

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santhoshkumar samala
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It is simply hiding the such that we never think computer as a set of transistors and chips but we think it as system consists of CPU,Monitor,Keyboard etc, this makes the user task simple.
This binds the code and the data it manipulates

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Dirk Schreckmann

Joined: Dec 10, 2001
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If you haven't already done so, let me suggest a quick search on this forum for these two topics. I know I've seen a few good explanations in the past.
Note that the search page link is at the top-right of this page.

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