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Your favourite MFC / C++ articles from September   [Edit]

Survey period: 13 Oct 2003 to 27 Oct 2003

This is the voting form for the monthly MFC / C++ article competition. Below are a list of the top 10 articles submitted last month. Please choose the ones you consider your favourite. Remember - you can only vote once!

Mouse Gestures for Internet Explorer - Ralph Hare00.000 votes, 0.00%
A simple solution for validation of MFC forms - zcln00.000 votes, 0.00%
Thumbnails viewer and image processing using GDI+ and MFC - Liviu Birjega00.000 votes, 0.00%
VCMAME - Multiple Arcade Machine Emulator for Visual C++ - Bryan McPhail00.000 votes, 0.00%
WTL for MFC Programmers, Part VIII - Property Sheets and Wizards - Michael Dunn00.000 votes, 0.00%
ColorFinder - Retrieve the color of any pixel on the Desktop - abhinaba00.000 votes, 0.00%
Gecko! Embedded C++ scripting for your applications - PixiGreg00.000 votes, 0.00%
MessageSender - Dmytro Ivanchykhin00.000 votes, 0.00%
Message Cracker Wizard for Win32 SDK Developers - Hernán Di Pietro00.000 votes, 0.00%
How to make an ISAPI redirection filter - bryce00.000 votes, 0.00%
Respondents were allowed to choose more than one answer; totals may not add up to 100%

Note: These results are un-audited numbers. All voting results will be tabulated and audited at the conclusion of voting. The results you see here may differ as a result of that auditing process. makes no guarantees to the live results which you see here.

GeneralTo learnv vc++ Pin
Mahmood Ali15-Oct-03 11:03
memberMahmood Ali15-Oct-03 11:03 
GeneralRe: To learnv vc++ Pin
tankhoasp18-Oct-03 19:20
membertankhoasp18-Oct-03 19:20 
GeneralRe: To learnv vc++ Pin
Peter Mares26-Oct-03 18:52
memberPeter Mares26-Oct-03 18:52 
Hi there Smile | :)

If you want to learn VC++, I would like to make a suggestion to you, and to all other aspiring C++ gurus.
Learn C first. Get a foundation in C, understand the basic theory of memory management, pointers and structures.
Once you've done that, learn C++ (without MFC or Win32 API). Make sure you understand classes, inheritance, polymorphism, encapsulation etc. Write a lot of basic C++ code, testing all the principles that you need to learn.
And only then jump into MFC and Win32 coding.

Why this long winded route? Because if you understand the foundations, the more complex stuff will be more accessible and comprehensible to you. No point in starting with the roof when building a house, right?

Take care
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