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Desktop Programming
MFC
Posted: 17 May 2004   Updated: 17 May 2004   Views: 113,254   Rating: 4.32/5    Votes: 22   Popularity: 5.61
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A class for making a button appear as though it has many regions.
Posted: 18 Jan 2008   Updated: 18 Jan 2008   Views: 18,381   Rating: 2.59/5    Votes: 5   Popularity: 1.81
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A very brief discussion on how to restrict a window's position to a bounding rectangle.
Posted: 20 Apr 2010   Updated: 20 Apr 2010   Views: 47,603   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 12   Popularity: 5.00
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This article is a brief discussion on how to use FindFirstPrinterChangeNotification
Posted: 18 Jul 2006   Updated: 18 Jul 2006   Views: 51,301   Rating: 4.41/5    Votes: 13   Popularity: 4.76
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A class for creating a progress control with text and estimated completion time.
Posted: 8 Oct 2003   Updated: 12 Nov 2003   Views: 115,203   Rating: 4.38/5    Votes: 21   Popularity: 5.38
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A magic trick that will astound you!
Posted: 22 Oct 2004   Updated: 18 Nov 2004   Views: 106,295   Rating: 4.14/5    Votes: 8   Popularity: 3.74
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A command-line utility for cleaning out the Cookies folder.
Posted: 29 Dec 2005   Updated: 29 Dec 2005   Views: 77,333   Rating: 4.66/5    Votes: 14   Popularity: 5.03
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A tool to quickly navigate to a particular key/value using Regedit.
Posted: 11 Aug 2003   Updated: 19 Sep 2005   Views: 214,588   Rating: 4.83/5    Votes: 22   Popularity: 6.18
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How to set the master volume of the speakers
Posted: 29 Feb 2004   Updated: 1 Aug 2008   Views: 69,070   Rating: 3.23/5    Votes: 22   Popularity: 4.34
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 25   Downloaded: 1,213
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Rendering text on top of a bitmap
Posted: 7 Sep 2003   Updated: 7 Sep 2003   Views: 164,065   Rating: 4.91/5    Votes: 22   Popularity: 6.28
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How to manipulate raw resources (RT_RCDATA) using UpdateResource().
Posted: 15 Oct 2003   Updated: 28 Oct 2003   Views: 81,394   Rating: 3.17/5    Votes: 15   Popularity: 3.72
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A small discussion on finding and removing problematic registry entries
Posted: 23 Jun 2005   Updated: 23 Jun 2005   Views: 41,693   Rating: 4.23/5    Votes: 6   Popularity: 3.29
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A class wrapping most of the functionality of the IDiskQuotaControl interface.
Posted: 3 Mar 2004   Updated: 15 Jul 2005   Views: 212,231   Rating: 4.53/5    Votes: 13   Popularity: 4.89
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Updating version information at run-time rather than at design-time.
Posted: 23 Sep 2005   Updated: 23 Sep 2005   Views: 50,200   Rating: 3.96/5    Votes: 9   Popularity: 3.78
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How to use CRecordset with the Northwind database to create an invoice.
Posted: 23 Oct 2009   Updated: 23 Oct 2009   Views: 22,290   Rating: 4.65/5    Votes: 9   Popularity: 4.44
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A brief description of how to parse XML from a few weather-related sites.
Posted: 10 Oct 2007   Updated: 10 Oct 2007   Views: 54,185   Rating: 4.81/5    Votes: 21   Popularity: 6.15
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A brief description on how to monitor folder changes and get notification via the taskbar's "icon tray"
Posted: 31 Dec 2008   Updated: 31 Dec 2008   Views: 20,920   Rating: 4.78/5    Votes: 3   Popularity: 2.28
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How to find the average of a set of numbers.
Posted: 15 Oct 2009   Updated: 16 Oct 2009   Views: 25,550   Rating: 4.89/5    Votes: 7   Popularity: 4.14
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How to request and parse data from various time servers using the NTP, DAYTIME, and TIME protocols.
Posted: 26 Jan 2004   Updated: 4 Mar 2004   Views: 223,375   Rating: 4.96/5    Votes: 22   Popularity: 6.46
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A brief discussion on how to use a few of the functions in the IP Helper suite
Posted: 14 Mar 2004   Updated: 2 May 2004   Views: 139,850   Rating: 4.44/5    Votes: 16   Popularity: 5.09
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A brief discussion on how to use NetShareEnum, NetConnectionEnum, and NetFileEnum
Posted: 14 Jun 2007   Updated: 10 Jun 2009   Views: 24,561   Rating: 3.00/5    Votes: 3   Popularity: 1.43
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Use NetServerEnum to find servers running particular services.
Posted: 3 Sep 2003   Updated: 3 Sep 2003   Views: 99,603   Rating: 3.50/5    Votes: 8   Popularity: 3.16
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How to use the Toolhelp32ReadProcessMemory() function
Posted: 17 Jun 2003   Updated: 4 May 2004   Views: 188,458   Rating: 4.29/5    Votes: 12   Popularity: 4.46
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How to retrieve the running-time of a process
Posted: 19 May 2005   Updated: 19 May 2005   Views: 112,217   Rating: 4.72/5    Votes: 13   Popularity: 5.09
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Obtaining another process' command-line arguments.
Win32
Posted: 12 Sep 2010   Updated: 18 Sep 2010   Views: 19,351   Rating: 4.33/5    Votes: 5   Popularity: 3.03
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A brief explanation on how to interpret the 'logon hours' member of the USER_INFO structures
Internet of Things
Arduino
Posted: 25 Sep 2017   Updated: 3 Oct 2017   Views: 16,832   Rating: 4.78/5    Votes: 10   Popularity: 4.78
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Brief example on how to use Android and Arduino to control a DC motor and LEDs over Bluetooth
Mobile Apps
Android
Posted: 14 Apr 2015   Updated: 24 Sep 2015   Views: 29,626   Rating: 4.85/5    Votes: 23   Popularity: 6.51
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Viewing time as a series of (progress) bars
Posted: 14 Sep 2016   Updated: 14 Sep 2016   Views: 8,062   Rating: 4.18/5    Votes: 7   Popularity: 3.53
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Revealing a hidden image using multiple methods
Posted: 14 Feb 2018   Updated: 14 Feb 2018   Views: 8,161   Rating: 4.41/5    Votes: 6   Popularity: 3.43
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How to use a content provider rather than a collection class (e.g., ArrayList) to hold data
Posted: 13 Sep 2018   Updated: 13 Sep 2018   Views: 5,743   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 1   Popularity: 0.00
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How the selection in one spinner control can govern the contents of another
Posted: 12 Jun 2020   Updated: 12 Jun 2020   Views: 6,504   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 4   Popularity: 3.01
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The World's Best Weather Forecasting App (That's the Not Part!)
Posted: 22 Jan 2021   Updated: 22 Jan 2021   Views: 3,060   Rating: 0.00/5    Votes: 0   Popularity: 0.00
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How to use the SearchView widget to search and highlight
Posted: 16 Nov 2015   Updated: 16 Nov 2015   Views: 9,280   Rating: 4.94/5    Votes: 7   Popularity: 4.17
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Display values as a stacked-column
Programming Languages
C++
Posted: 17 Nov 2003   Updated: 30 Dec 2004   Views: 140,513   Rating: 4.67/5    Votes: 20   Popularity: 5.62
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A brief discussion on what is involved in making the text background of the desktop icons transparent.
Web Development
HTML
Posted: 18 Jul 2017   Updated: 18 Jul 2017   Views: 16,885   Rating: 4.55/5    Votes: 14   Popularity: 5.21
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How to convert latitude and longitude coordinates between popular formats, and an accompanying app

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Outlook
Posted: 21 Dec 2010   Updated: 21 Dec 2010   Views: 24,610   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 3   Popularity: 2.39
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Programming Languages
C++
Posted: 12 May 2010   Updated: 12 May 2010   Views: 7,360   Rating: 4.00/5    Votes: 1   Popularity: 0.00
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An alternative to iterating a folder's contents to get the size is to use the scripting object, FileSystemObject.Using ClassWizard (Ctrl+W), the first thing you'll need to do is add the classes contained in the Script Runtime engine (scrrun.dll). This will add scrrun.cpp and scrrun.h to...

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David Crow
Software Developer (Senior) Pinnacle Business Systems
United States United States

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