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Button Controls
General
Posted: 17 May 2004   Updated: 17 May 2004   Views: 95,920   Rating: 4.26/5    Votes: 21   Popularity: 5.64
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A class for making a button appear as though it has many regions.
Dialogs and Windows
General
Posted: 18 Jan 2008   Updated: 18 Jan 2008   Views: 15,590   Rating: 2.59/5    Votes: 5   Popularity: 1.96
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 9   Downloaded: 152
A very brief discussion on how to restrict a window's position to a bounding rectangle.
Printing
General
Posted: 20 Apr 2010   Updated: 20 Apr 2010   Views: 32,412   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 12   Popularity: 5.06
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 36   Downloaded: 1,914
This article is a brief discussion on how to use FindFirstPrinterChangeNotification
Progress Controls
General
Posted: 18 Jul 2006   Updated: 18 Jul 2006   Views: 44,953   Rating: 4.39/5    Votes: 13   Popularity: 4.89
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 49   Downloaded: 843
A class for creating a progress control with text and estimated completion time.
Applications & Tools
Tools with source code
Posted: 8 Oct 2003   Updated: 12 Nov 2003   Views: 107,973   Rating: 3.75/5    Votes: 20   Popularity: 4.88
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A magic trick that will astound you!
Posted: 22 Oct 2004   Updated: 18 Nov 2004   Views: 98,535   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: 71,412   Rating: 4.58/5    Votes: 14   Popularity: 5.25
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A tool to quickly navigate to a particular key/value using Regedit.
Android
General
Posted: 14 Apr 2015   Updated: 24 Sep 2015   Views: 21,610   Rating: 4.85/5    Votes: 22   Popularity: 6.51
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 29   Downloaded: 731
Viewing time as a series of (progress) bars
Posted: 14 Sep 2016   Updated: 14 Sep 2016   Views: 5,130   Rating: 4.18/5    Votes: 7   Popularity: 3.80
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 2   Downloaded: 0
Revealing a hidden image using multiple methods
Posted: 18 Jul 2017   Updated: 18 Jul 2017   Views: 8,260   Rating: 4.48/5    Votes: 13   Popularity: 5.01
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 14   Downloaded: 325
How to convert latitude and longitude coordinates between popular formats, and an accompanying app
Posted: 25 Sep 2017   Updated: 3 Oct 2017   Views: 9,634   Rating: 4.78/5    Votes: 10   Popularity: 4.76
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 25   Downloaded: 243
Brief example on how to use Android and Arduino to control a DC motor and LEDs over Bluetooth
Posted: 14 Feb 2018   Updated: 14 Feb 2018   Views: 3,810   Rating: 4.41/5    Votes: 6   Popularity: 3.37
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 14   Downloaded: 154
How to use a content provider rather than a collection class (e.g., ArrayList) to hold data
Libraries
Posted: 16 Nov 2015   Updated: 16 Nov 2015   Views: 6,121   Rating: 4.94/5    Votes: 7   Popularity: 4.16
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Display values as a stacked-column
Audio and Video
General
Posted: 11 Aug 2003   Updated: 19 Sep 2005   Views: 190,524   Rating: 4.83/5    Votes: 22   Popularity: 6.48
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How to set the master volume of the speakers
GDI
General
Posted: 29 Feb 2004   Updated: 1 Aug 2008   Views: 61,260   Rating: 3.18/5    Votes: 22   Popularity: 3.99
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Rendering text on top of a bitmap.
C / C++ Language
General
Posted: 7 Sep 2003   Updated: 7 Sep 2003   Views: 148,193   Rating: 4.85/5    Votes: 22   Popularity: 6.55
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How to manipulate raw resources (RT_RCDATA) using UpdateResource().
Posted: 15 Oct 2003   Updated: 28 Oct 2003   Views: 75,240   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: 36,690   Rating: 4.23/5    Votes: 6   Popularity: 3.24
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A class wrapping most of the functionality of the IDiskQuotaControl interface.
Posted: 3 Mar 2004   Updated: 14 Jul 2005   Views: 184,882   Rating: 4.50/5    Votes: 13   Popularity: 5.01
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Updating version information at run-time rather than at design-time.
Howto
Posted: 23 Sep 2005   Updated: 23 Sep 2005   Views: 44,160   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.
XML
General
Posted: 23 Oct 2009   Updated: 23 Oct 2009   Views: 18,400   Rating: 4.65/5    Votes: 9   Popularity: 4.42
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A brief description of how to parse XML from a few weather-related sites.
Win32/64 SDK & OS
General
Posted: 12 Sep 2010   Updated: 18 Sep 2010   Views: 14,520   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
Windows General
Posted: 10 Oct 2007   Updated: 10 Oct 2007   Views: 46,250   Rating: 4.81/5    Votes: 21   Popularity: 6.35
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A brief description on how to monitor folder changes and get notification via the taskbar's "icon tray"
Algorithms & Recipes
Math
Posted: 31 Dec 2008   Updated: 31 Dec 2008   Views: 16,741   Rating: 4.78/5    Votes: 3   Popularity: 2.28
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How to find the average of a set of numbers.
Date and Time
General
Posted: 15 Oct 2009   Updated: 16 Oct 2009   Views: 21,680   Rating: 4.89/5    Votes: 7   Popularity: 4.13
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 33   Downloaded: 394
How to request and parse data from various time servers using the NTP, DAYTIME, and TIME protocols.
Internet / Network
General
Posted: 26 Jan 2004   Updated: 4 Mar 2004   Views: 192,291   Rating: 4.96/5    Votes: 22   Popularity: 6.65
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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: 126,130   Rating: 4.41/5    Votes: 16   Popularity: 5.31
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A brief discussion on how to use NetShareEnum, NetConnectionEnum, and NetFileEnum
Utilities
Posted: 14 Jun 2007   Updated: 10 Jun 2009   Views: 21,070   Rating: 3.00/5    Votes: 3   Popularity: 1.43
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Use NetServerEnum to find servers running particular services.
Programming Tips
General
Posted: 17 Nov 2003   Updated: 29 Dec 2004   Views: 130,810   Rating: 4.66/5    Votes: 19   Popularity: 5.95
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A brief discussion on what is involved in making the text background of the desktop icons transparent.
Threads, Processes & IPC
Processes
Posted: 3 Sep 2003   Updated: 3 Sep 2003   Views: 88,850   Rating: 3.55/5    Votes: 7   Popularity: 3.00
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How to use the Toolhelp32ReadProcessMemory() function
Posted: 17 Jun 2003   Updated: 4 May 2004   Views: 171,641   Rating: 4.26/5    Votes: 12   Popularity: 4.60
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How to retrieve the running-time of a process
Posted: 19 May 2005   Updated: 19 May 2005   Views: 97,051   Rating: 4.71/5    Votes: 13   Popularity: 5.25
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Obtaining another process' command-line arguments.
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Programming Tips
General
Posted: 12 May 2010   Updated: 12 May 2010   Views: 5,480   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...
Uncategorised Tips and Tricks
General
Posted: 21 Dec 2010   Updated: 21 Dec 2010   Views: 22,840   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 3   Popularity: 2.39
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David Crow
Software Developer (Senior) Pinnacle Business Systems
United States United States

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