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Ms Vishwanath - Freelance Photo Editing & Page Design
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It is a fast process where user would download from the company’s website and calculate the asset values. Responsibilities: • Involved in Design and Development using C++ as the code-behind language. • Implemented custom validations for displaying the errors on the page effectively. Errors are displayed at the bottom of the page with possible solutions to it. • Prepared Technical documentation • Involved in Bug fixing and • Maintained the application
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