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Dialogs and Windows
Dialogs
Posted: 19 Feb 2008   Updated: 25 Feb 2008   Views: 47,175   Rating: 3.73/5    Votes: 11   Popularity: 3.85
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 26   Downloaded: 1,201
How to restrict a dialog form's movement area. Useful for MDI applications.
Edit Controls
General
Posted: 9 Nov 2008   Updated: 9 Nov 2008   Views: 60,919   Rating: 4.87/5    Votes: 27   Popularity: 6.96
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 61   Downloaded: 3,106
A WinForms TextBox that only accepts digits.
Miscellaneous
General
Posted: 30 Aug 2009   Updated: 3 Sep 2009   Views: 21,198   Rating: 4.91/5    Votes: 27   Popularity: 7.03
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 50   Downloaded: 858
A class that enables you to control and monitor the toggle keys such as CapsLock, NumLock, and ScrollLock.
Windows Forms
Posted: 22 Oct 2008   Updated: 2 Mar 2009   Views: 90,966   Rating: 4.89/5    Votes: 56   Popularity: 8.55
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 150   Downloaded: 2,797
A WinForms component to notify when your app has been idle for a specified timespan.
Progress Controls
General
Posted: 13 Mar 2009   Updated: 13 Mar 2009   Views: 27,226   Rating: 4.22/5    Votes: 11   Popularity: 4.41
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A WinForms ProgressBar control with a BackgroundWorker wrapper.
Audio and Video
Audio
Posted: 10 May 2009   Updated: 10 May 2009   Views: 35,919   Rating: 4.88/5    Votes: 9   Popularity: 4.64
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 29   Downloaded: 3,546
Allows changing of the default MIDI out device in Vista and Windows 7.
C#
Beginners
Posted: 31 Aug 2008   Updated: 29 Sep 2008   Views: 71,281   Rating: 4.68/5    Votes: 58   Popularity: 8.26
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Conversion, binary, unary, and comparison operators for your types.
Delegates and Events
Posted: 22 Jan 2008   Updated: 17 Feb 2009   Views: 28,164   Rating: 4.76/5    Votes: 22   Popularity: 6.39
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 89   Downloaded: 310
Events made simple
Generics
Posted: 5 Oct 2009   Updated: 5 Oct 2009   Views: 23,797   Rating: 4.54/5    Votes: 21   Popularity: 5.98
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 44   Downloaded: 174
Save your keyboard and fingers, and write less code using generic event arguments.
How To
Posted: 5 Sep 2008   Updated: 5 Sep 2008   Views: 22,798   Rating: 4.82/5    Votes: 14   Popularity: 5.52
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 27   Downloaded: 382
'Complex properties' and Size3D in C#.
.NET Framework
How To
Posted: 21 Mar 2009   Updated: 21 Mar 2009   Views: 15,575   Rating: 4.70/5    Votes: 9   Popularity: 4.56
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 31   Downloaded: 181
Shows how to use your types and generic lists in application settings.
Algorithms & Recipes
Data Structures
Posted: 7 Aug 2008   Updated: 6 Oct 2008   Views: 25,790   Rating: 4.93/5    Votes: 17   Popularity: 6.06
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 20   Downloaded: 331
Simplifies the use of base 2, 8, and 16 bit data.
Date and Time
General
Posted: 8 Jul 2009   Updated: 8 Jul 2009   Views: 13,310   Rating: 4.25/5    Votes: 8   Popularity: 3.81
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 32   Downloaded: 325
Check if the expiration date of your application has been passed regardless of system date.
Tools
Posted: 19 Jul 2009   Updated: 22 Jul 2009   Views: 59,471   Rating: 4.95/5    Votes: 24   Popularity: 6.82
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 61   Downloaded: 4,479
A complete overview and implementation of SNTP from a client perspective.
Threads, Processes & IPC
Threading
Posted: 5 Sep 2009   Updated: 8 Sep 2009   Views: 51,055   Rating: 4.84/5    Votes: 32   Popularity: 7.28
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 127   Downloaded: 3,519
No more unboxing/casting! Use generic type parameters with this background worker. Source code for C# and VB.NET.
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Miscellaneous
General
Posted: 28 Feb 2010   Updated: 22 May 2010   Views: 33,307   Rating: 4.94/5    Votes: 11   Popularity: 5.14
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Now your application can update it's saved data regrdless of the account it is running under.
Posted: 30 Aug 2009   Updated: 13 Jan 2011   Views: 14,428   Rating: 4.85/5    Votes: 21   Popularity: 6.41
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How to prevent a CD/DVD drive from being opened.
Programming Tips
General
Posted: 3 Jul 2010   Updated: 3 Jul 2010   Views: 2,957   Rating: 4.00/5    Votes: 1   Popularity: 0.00
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 1   Downloaded: 0
A uitility struct to assist with pointer arithmetic
Posted: 22 Mar 2010   Updated: 21 Aug 2010   Views: 31,524   Rating: 4.80/5    Votes: 29   Popularity: 7.02
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 21   Downloaded: 0
How to access a control from a different thread + good alternatives by other members!
Posted: 3 Sep 2010   Updated: 3 Sep 2010   Views: 4,928   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 4   Popularity: 3.01
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A few quick examples of how to correctly create events.
Posted: 6 Sep 2010   Updated: 6 Sep 2010   Views: 5,994   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 5   Popularity: 3.49
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How to convert a generic List of derived types to a generic list of base types.
Threads, Processes & IPC
General
Posted: 12 Feb 2010   Updated: 22 May 2010   Views: 6,598   Rating: 4.80/5    Votes: 5   Popularity: 3.36
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Enables access to the original argument in all events
Posted: 23 May 2010   Updated: 23 May 2010   Views: 100,395   Rating: 4.65/5    Votes: 33   Popularity: 7.03
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A simple demonstration of how to use a BackgroundWorker with a ProgressBar
Posted: 22 Mar 2010   Updated: 22 Mar 2011   Views: 9,213   Rating: 4.67/5    Votes: 6   Popularity: 3.42
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Starting a thread using a generic argument
Uncategorised Tips and Tricks
General
Posted: 30 Jan 2010   Updated: 22 May 2010   Views: 20,608   Rating: 4.94/5    Votes: 26   Popularity: 6.99
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 23   Downloaded: 0
The correct way to inform another object that something has happened or a value has changed.
Debug Tips
General
Posted: 27 Mar 2010   Updated: 7 Feb 2012   Views: 56,390   Rating: 4.76/5    Votes: 38   Popularity: 7.51
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 49   Downloaded: 0
How to have a real console window as well as your forms
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