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by Elmue
An electronic door lock that replaces a mechanic key by an RFID card or RFID token.
by Vidyasagar MSC
How to generate Xcode project via Swift package manager
by OriginalGriff
Fast startup in Win10 seems to conflict with some apps, on some machines: I've seen it affect Chrome and Live Mail for example, as well as making shutdown a very long process on some laptops. But it's not obvious where the control for this is, hence this tip.
by Sacha Barber
In this post we will look at some of the core concepts around persistent actors. Which may seem strange since so far I have been saying that Akka is great cos it is lock free and each actor is stateless. Truth is there are times where some sort immutable state, just can’t be avoided, and […]

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12 Nov 2003
Ramon de Klein
A high-performance, complete and compact serial library for C++
8 Nov 2012
Marc Clifton
Some tips on writing a decent article.
12 Mar 2014
K-Sid
A simple USB hardware/software application to torment others
19 Mar 2008
Alireza . Shirazi
An article to demonstrate how to get system hardware information such as CPU ID, Hard Disk serial number and so on
31 May 2010
Elmue
A digital oscilloscope with serial analyzer for the parallel port
10 Aug 2015
stepe
Displays system information like free disk space and free memory on the desktop.
28 Mar 2001
Chris Maunder
Some fun stuff collected over the years
1 Feb 2010
LittleYellowBird
A satirical look at bad programming techniques
3 Mar 2000
PJ Naughter
A freeware MFC class for Win32 serial ports.
15 Jul 2013
M@dHatter
How to stay healthy and fit, while working a career that requires you to sit for long periods of time.
8 Nov 2007
Jan Dolinay
An article on detecting insertion and removal of removable drives in C#
11 Jun 2015
Sergey Podobry, Apriorit Inc
This tutorial will show you how to develop a simple file system filter driver.
1 Jun 2007
Pete O'Hanlon
A guide to getting along nicely in the forums
15 Feb 2010
Apriorit Inc, Gena Marianichenko
This article is oriented to Windows-developers and considers how to create virtual disk in Windows system.
31 Mar 2004
Chris Maunder
Google runs on 10,000 Linux servers so we figured we'd go one better: 1000 clustered iPaqs! Read about the trials and tribulations of our move to a new server farm.
5 Apr 2005
Elias Bachaalany
An article showing how you can programmatically check if your code is running inside a virtual machine (such as VPC or VMWare).
31 Mar 2006
Marc Clifton
Where Will You Be?
23 Aug 2016U
Elmue
An electronic door lock that replaces a mechanic key by an RFID card or RFID token.
9 Mar 2015
Steve Messer, Emma Burrows
Windows XP supports multiple keyboards, but by default, the .Net Framework will treat them all as one. This article explains how to use the Windows API Raw Input methods to support multiple keyboards from a C# application.
14 May 2002
Tom Archer
This article will examine the String class, some of its simple methods, and its range of formatting specifiers.
20 Nov 2002
Wiley Technology Publishing
Chapter 8: Creating Front Ends with the WebBrowser Component
14 Jan 2014
ISpliter
When discussing VB6, we should look at the reality of the situation and not on preconceived opinions. New source code projects are made daily in Visual Basic 6.0. The paper proposes the reintroduction of Visual Basic 6.0 on the market, in parallel with Visual Studio line.
15 Oct 2001
Wrox
An introduction to using Windows Forms in your C# applications.
28 Jan 2015
Michael Haephrati
How a computer can be identified in order to generate a unique ID.
9 Mar 2012
Uwe_Sieber
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Shows the link between a drive letter, its disk number, and the disk's device instance
30 Jan 2015
CodeProject
This is an FAQ for the ratings and reputation sytems on Code Project. It can be modified by any Silver member.
26 Mar 2007
Emma Burrows
Babies and other animals love nothing better than to have a whack at the keyboard, with all sorts of unpredictable results. This application demonstrates how to trap keystrokes before they can do any damage.
5 Sep 2001
Wrox
An explanation and demonstration of the concepts behind GDI+.
15 Dec 2013
Huseyin Atasoy
An offline wysiwyg editor to backup, edit or create new articles for CodeProject.
7 Jan 2008
Pascal Buirey
An analysis of the encoding of the tiles used by Google map
12 Oct 2011
Chris Maunder, CodeProject
Welcome to our continuing series of Code Project interviews in which we talk to developers about their backgrounds, projects, interests and pet peeves. In this installment we track down Code Project co-Founder Chris Maunder.
30 Apr 2014
CodeProject, OriginalGriff
Welcome to our continuing series of Code Project interviews in which we talk to developers about their backgrounds, projects, interests and pet peeves. In this installment we track down Code Project member Paul Griffin.
17 May 2012
Leo Moll
Very humorous historical text about the art of programming computers
10 Jan 2011
John Simmons / outlaw programmer
How to go about buildingyour own NAS device
19 Jun 2006
Sam NG
A user-mode application to detect hardware add/remove with WM_DEVICECHANGE and RegisterDeviceNotification()
18 Feb 2003
A. Riazi
Use serial ports to add GPS (Global Positioning System) support to your desktop computer by using NMEA0183 protocol
9 Jun 2002
Jaygiri
A simple port access tutorial for the hardware interface developer
6 Sep 2005
Marc Clifton, Tony Lewis
Build an n-tier client/server application - Preface.
2 Aug 2002
Ashish Dhar
This article gives you a jump start on doing serial communication in Windows NT
26 Aug 2011
CodeProject, Sacha Barber
Welcome to our continuing series of Code Project interviews in which we talk to developers about their backgrounds, projects, interests and pet peeves. In this installment we track down Code Project member Sacha Barber.
22 Feb 2008
Pete O'Hanlon
So you want to go it alone? Things to think about when running your company.
26 Mar 2011
K-Sid
A beginner's hardware project using a PIC microcontroller.
26 Jun 2001
Chris Maunder
A collection of amusing comments found inside production code
19 Apr 2003
Rohit  Sinha
The Gods at CP have chosen to make this the (un)official voice of wisdom for all and sundry. Beware ye mortal, the Holy Voice beckonethestesteth thee.
7 Jul 2005
Chad Z. Hower aka Kudzu
Developers are from Mars, managers are from Venus: A practical guide for improving communication and getting what you want in your IT department.
30 Sep 2002
Shibu K V
CSerialCom - A simple class for implementing serial communication in Win-9X/2000.
29 Jun 2003
Jim Crafton
A brief overview of how to use some of the tools and services that come into play with a SourceForge OSS project
6 Jun 2011
Chris Maunder, Vince Yonemitsu
The cut-down version, without the swearing, of how we moved to a new hosting centre

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