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Miscellaneous
HTML Browser Controls
Posted: 18 Apr 2010   Updated: 18 Apr 2010   Views: 58,300   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 25   Popularity: 6.81
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 57   Downloaded: 4,222
A tiny HTTP server wrapped in a WebBrowser control
Progress Controls
General
Posted: 18 May 2005   Updated: 25 May 2005   Views: 238,140   Rating: 4.84/5    Votes: 79   Popularity: 9.13
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 169   Downloaded: 3,070
The only progress bar you will ever need
Shell and IE programming
Shell Programming
Posted: 27 May 2005   Updated: 9 Aug 2005   Views: 218,910   Rating: 4.90/5    Votes: 52   Popularity: 8.37
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 105   Downloaded: 6,206
Move your window buttons into your preferred order. WinXP or later only.
Web Services
General
Posted: 14 Dec 2005   Updated: 14 Dec 2005   Views: 55,390   Rating: 4.64/5    Votes: 6   Popularity: 3.61
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 20   Downloaded: 476
A simple SoapExtension that examines the SOAP messages being passed to and from your web service.
General Graphics
Graphics
Posted: 21 Mar 2005   Updated: 21 Mar 2005   Views: 106,790   Rating: 4.88/5    Votes: 25   Popularity: 6.64
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 56   Downloaded: 2,960
"Print" your PrintDocument to common graphics file formats.
C#
Applications
Posted: 5 Mar 2004   Updated: 5 Mar 2004   Views: 57,440   Rating: 4.55/5    Votes: 4   Popularity: 2.74
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 30   Downloaded: 1,338
A tool for managing NTFS hard links
CodeProject Utilities
Posted: 6 Mar 2008   Updated: 23 Apr 2009   Views: 50,650   Rating: 4.79/5    Votes: 18   Popularity: 5.89
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 32   Downloaded: 1,217
Collects and records your article ratings plus a couple of new summary ratings
Posted: 31 Jan 2008   Updated: 5 Aug 2009   Views: 99,350   Rating: 4.84/5    Votes: 62   Popularity: 8.54
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 147   Downloaded: 3,779
A tool to help author articles at The Code Project
General
Posted: 2 Mar 2004   Updated: 2 Mar 2004   Views: 80,830   Rating: 4.68/5    Votes: 19   Popularity: 5.50
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 17   Downloaded: 1,230
A simple way to display a WaitCursor.
Posted: 24 May 2005   Updated: 30 Mar 2010   Views: 108,820   Rating: 4.74/5    Votes: 28   Popularity: 6.62
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 81   Downloaded: 3,709
A couple of classes to make checking the host OS version easy and error-free
Reflection
Posted: 11 Aug 2008   Updated: 11 Aug 2008   Views: 42,040   Rating: 4.86/5    Votes: 17   Popularity: 5.72
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 47   Downloaded: 0
A class that safely retrieves MemberInfos using the C# 3.0 compiler.
Reporting
Posted: 11 Aug 2005   Updated: 13 Feb 2006   Views: 451,400   Rating: 4.87/5    Votes: 64   Popularity: 8.70
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 219   Downloaded: 9,488
A library to add reports to your application.
.NET Framework
Utilities
Posted: 15 Aug 2004   Updated: 6 Oct 2005   Views: 75,510   Rating: 4.97/5    Votes: 13   Popularity: 5.17
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 33   Downloaded: 17,208
A tool to check links across merged help (CHM) files.
Windows Presentation Foundation
Controls
Posted: 18 Feb 2008   Updated: 20 Feb 2008   Views: 69,790   Rating: 4.17/5    Votes: 23   Popularity: 5.68
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 31   Downloaded: 3,035
A Most Recently Used menu item control for WPF applications
Algorithms & Recipes
Data Structures
Posted: 28 Mar 2004   Updated: 25 Feb 2005   Views: 204,412   Rating: 4.74/5    Votes: 47   Popularity: 7.65
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 105   Downloaded: 5,903
An implementation of a Tree Collection in C#.
Posted: 20 Nov 2005   Updated: 20 Nov 2005   Views: 201,931   Rating: 4.87/5    Votes: 106   Popularity: 9.82
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 163   Downloaded: 11,380
An implementation of a generic tree collection in C#.
Diff
Posted: 27 Aug 2009   Updated: 28 Aug 2009   Views: 26,200   Rating: 4.42/5    Votes: 4   Popularity: 2.66
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 20   Downloaded: 899
An entry for the Lean and Mean competition
Posted: 31 Aug 2009   Updated: 31 Aug 2009   Views: 26,790   Rating: 4.73/5    Votes: 7   Popularity: 4.00
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 13   Downloaded: 550
An entry for the Lean and Mean competition
Posted: 31 Aug 2009   Updated: 31 Aug 2009   Views: 27,490   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 4   Popularity: 3.01
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 21   Downloaded: 1,376
An entry for the Lean and Mean competition
Posted: 11 Sep 2009   Updated: 19 Sep 2009   Views: 26,810   Rating: 4.93/5    Votes: 12   Popularity: 5.14
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 26   Downloaded: 729
The linear space refinement
Posted: 19 Sep 2009   Updated: 19 Sep 2009   Views: 74,581   Rating: 4.97/5    Votes: 20   Popularity: 6.24
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 36   Downloaded: 1,378
The basic greedy algorithm.
Game Development
Games
Posted: 4 Oct 2005   Updated: 4 Oct 2005   Views: 57,070   Rating: 4.53/5    Votes: 9   Popularity: 4.32
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 34   Downloaded: 1,407
Take control of FreeCell
Parallel Programming
General
Posted: 21 Nov 2010   Updated: 6 Apr 2013   Views: 109,780   Rating: 4.89/5    Votes: 28   Popularity: 7.07
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 72   Downloaded: 3,038
The new progress reporting pattern explained and revealed
Threads, Processes & IPC
General
Posted: 11 May 2008   Updated: 11 May 2008   Views: 33,400   Rating: 4.46/5    Votes: 10   Popularity: 4.46
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 44   Downloaded: 285
A walkthough about multi-threading an app and a useful helper class
Posted: 11 Oct 2009   Updated: 11 Oct 2009   Views: 33,950   Rating: 4.93/5    Votes: 13   Popularity: 5.32
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 19   Downloaded: 230
Making more of your cores
Posted: 10 Jan 2010   Updated: 10 Jan 2010   Views: 229,431   Rating: 4.95/5    Votes: 110   Popularity: 10.09
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 115   Downloaded: 958
False sharing and how to detect and avoid it.
Multi-threading
Posted: 28 May 2008   Updated: 28 May 2008   Views: 109,900   Rating: 4.95/5    Votes: 46   Popularity: 8.13
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 144   Downloaded: 1,212
An investigation into advanced concurrent programming.
Threading
Posted: 23 Aug 2008   Updated: 23 Aug 2008   Views: 154,180   Rating: 4.83/5    Votes: 84   Popularity: 9.27
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 148   Downloaded: 0
An article on the Wait and Pulse methods of the Monitor class.
Posted: 26 Jul 2009   Updated: 26 Jul 2009   Views: 32,280   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 11   Popularity: 5.00
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 14   Downloaded: 769
The Truth and the Proof.
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Author Resources
General
Posted: 13 Jan 2010   Updated: 13 Jan 2010   Views: 5,540   Rating: 4.73/5    Votes: 5   Popularity: 3.31
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 1   Downloaded: 0
Good advice John, but you forgot:A Code Project Article Editor with Live Preview[^]It's a bit broken at the moment since the article template was changed, but my next job is to update it and I have also added spell checking and a thesaurus.Nick
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Nicholas Butler
United Kingdom United Kingdom

I built my first computer, a Sinclair ZX80, on my 11th birthday in 1980.
In 1992, I completed my Computer Science degree and built my first PC.
I discovered C# and .NET 1.0 Beta 1 in late 2000 and loved them immediately.
I have been writing concurrent software professionally, using multi-processor machines, since 1995.

In real life, I have spent 3 years travelling abroad,
I have held a UK Private Pilots Licence for 20 years,
and I am a PADI Divemaster.

I now live near idyllic Bournemouth in England.

If you would like help with multithreading, please contact me via my website:



I can work 'virtually' anywhere!