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by Dr. WPF
.NET 3.5 SP1 is here! It's time to break out your DirectX skills. This article provides the information necessary to get started using a new DirectX interop feature in WPF called D3DImage.
by Jeffrey Walton
Import and export Cryptographic Keys in PKCS#8 and X.509 formats, using Crypto++, C#, and Java.
by Hans Dietrich
This series of articles is a step-by-step guide to reading files stored in your program's resources. Along the way I will present some non-MFC classes to assist you in reading text, binary, zip, and even encrypted files that have been compiled into your program as resources.
by Dr. WPF
This article describes a new approach by which an element can remove its visual and logical relationships to its children while maintaining a conceptual parental relationship with those children.

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Creating a rich OutlookBar in XP or Vista style
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Multi RDP Client .NET is used for managing your RDP connections. It allows you to Import/Export .RDP files, disconnect all connection at one click, and connect all your servers at one click as well.
by Steffen Ploetz
Another fully functional ownerdraw menu with minimal effort - this time based on Win32, with icons instead of bitmaps, with accelerators and tested for ReactOS and WinNT 4.0 to Windows 10
by Octavio Loyola-González, Miguel Angel Medina-Pérez, Andres Eduardo Gutierrez Rodriguez, Milton García Borroto
In this article, we introduce a framework in C# for fingerprint verification, we briefly explain how to perform fingerprint verification experiments and how to integrate your algorithms to the framework.

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11 Aug 2008 by Dr. WPF
.NET 3.5 SP1 is here! It's time to break out your DirectX skills. This article provides the information necessary to get started using a new DirectX interop feature in WPF called D3DImage.
5 Jun 2008 by Jeffrey Walton
Import and export Cryptographic Keys in PKCS#8 and X.509 formats, using Crypto++, C#, and Java.
19 Jul 2007 by Hans Dietrich
This series of articles is a step-by-step guide to reading files stored in your program's resources. Along the way I will present some non-MFC classes to assist you in reading text, binary, zip, and even encrypted files that have been compiled into your program as resources.
6 Apr 2008 by Dr. WPF
This article describes a new approach by which an element can remove its visual and logical relationships to its children while maintaining a conceptual parental relationship with those children.
23 Mar 2009 by Jeffrey Walton
Perform authenticated encryption with Crypto++.
1 Aug 2017 by Arthur V. Ratz
Use HTML/CSS/JavaScript/Ajax for creating a simple lightweight Windows Vista/7 sidebar desktop gadget
6 Aug 2009 by Marcelo Ricardo de Oliveira
Demo for a math puzzle board game
31 Jan 2010 by Arik Poznanski
The question this posts tries to address is: Where to put value converters?
1 Jul 2009 by Muhammad Akhtar Shiekh
An article on "How to authenticate windows user using form authentication in ASP.NET?"
19 Jul 2018 by Ajcek84
PSAM Control Library ported over to WPF
10 Sep 2010 by logicchild
An article that explains how to use this library
20 Mar 2009 by SBJ
A Model-View-Controller Framework that integrates with the MFC Doc/View architecture
31 Jan 2014 by Dirk Bahle
How to create a start page based on AvalonDock [2.0].
10 Jan 2014 by Kees van Spelde
This is an alternative for "AutoShut, my first program in C#"
29 Dec 2006 by Michael Dunn
How to use power status notifications to make your applications conserve power when necessary.
10 May 2009 by DaveyM69
Allows changing of the default MIDI out device in Vista and Windows 7
17 Aug 2009 by vic_ch2000
A nullable datetime column in .NET DataGrid with DateTimePicker.
8 Oct 2009 by Syed Hasan Hyder
This article focuses on internal supply chain management systems visibility via chart reports, and provides assessment apparatus to manage and monitor activities spawned during business processes, hence paves the way for timely and precise business decisions.
15 Mar 2010 by Arik Poznanski
In this article, I'll present how to use the ribbon drop down color picker control.
23 Mar 2010 by Arik Poznanski
In this article, I'll present how to work with the ribbon quick access toolbar.
4 Mar 2009 by Derek Viljoen
How to leverage LinFu (or any other Dynamic Proxy implementation) for Fault Tolerance and Failover
19 Jul 2009 by Jammer
An article showing an extremely simple implementation of CompositeWPF.
6 Mar 2010 by Arik Poznanski
In this article, I'll present how to use the ribbon application menu with ribbon split button and ribbon drop button controls.
9 Mar 2010 by Arik Poznanski
In this article, I'll present how to use the ribbon combo box control.
22 Mar 2010 by Arik Poznanski
In this article, I'll present how to work with ribbon context popup.
18 Dec 2012 by Lars [Large] Werner
Windows has built inn support for a lot of keyboard languages, this class makes it possible to extract that info in an easy manner and present it to screen.
21 Dec 2007 by Bruno Sonnino
This article will show how to use data binding and styles to show data coming from a Microsoft SQL database using the new object-relational model introduced in Visual Studio 2008, LINQ to SQL, allowing grouping, sorting and filtering of data with almost no code.
7 Mar 2010 by Arik Poznanski
In this article, I'll present how to use ribbon tabs, groups and the ribbon help button control.
19 Mar 2010 by Arik Poznanski
In this article, I'll present how to load ribbon resources from external DLLs.
20 Mar 2010 by Arik Poznanski
In this article, I'll present how to work with ribbon application modes.
16 Sep 2007 by Rajasekharan Vengalil
How to switch the thread that a routine is running on.
6 Oct 2008 by Modesty Zhang
Port Cairngorm 2.2.1 to Silverlight 2 Beta 2. Includes all source code and a sample application.
14 Feb 2010 by Irfan alam
A library for creating a voice and text conferencing application
4 Mar 2010 by Arik Poznanski
In this article, I'll present how to use the ribbon application menu.
14 Mar 2010 by Arik Poznanski
In this article, I'll present how to use the ribbon check box and toggle button controls.
21 Mar 2010 by Arik Poznanski
In this article, I'll present how to work with ribbon contextual tabs.
23 Mar 2010 by Arik Poznanski
In this article, I'll present how to work with the ribbon recent items control.
8 Nov 2010 by Versile
A How-To Guide for replacing the integrated ClickOnce technology built into Visual Studio, and control the install/update process using Visual Studio tools
8 Jun 2017 by David A. Gray
Historically, ETW has been portrayed as having a very steep learning curve, along the lines of the effort required to summit Everest. Realizing its potential value, I set about to reduce the effort to that required to summit Pike's Peak.
16 Mar 2010 by Arik Poznanski
In this article, I'll present how to use the ribbon font control.
25 Jun 2012 by Matthew Searles
Similar to KAXAML's.
12 Jul 2009 by Eric J. Smith, Shannon Davidson
Easily detach entities when using LINQ to SQL
1 Sep 2009 by PARK Youngho
A tool that enumerates all fonts installed on Windows, and shows you the preview so as to help you code conveniently.
31 Jan 2014 by Dirk Bahle
Integrate AvalonEdit with text editing options into AvalonDock [2.0]
8 Apr 2009 by joseangelmt
We are going to enable your application to write entries in HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE, elevating your application when necessary.
12 Apr 2013 by Jonathan Nethercott
Describes an algorithm for calculating the equation of a line in an image using orthogonal linear regression.
20 Jan 2009 by Valery Grebnev
This article describes testing the results of reader/writer locks on Windows XP/Vista Uniprocessor and Multi-core PCs.
20 Sep 2012 by Palavos
A paradigm of Noiseless Steganography for secretely transmitting messages via Excel graphs.
20 Mar 2016 by Michael Chourdakis
My ideas about remote debugging and my implementation.
26 Aug 2009 by Martin Hinshelwood
WPF drag and drop behaviour
22 Aug 2011 by Vladimir Ivanovskiy
This article shows how to compile and run F# code during runtime.
27 Mar 2013 by nick.p.everdox
Usage of Intel/AMD extended processor features.
16 Oct 2012 by Lex Hegt
This article describes how BizTalk360 fills the gaps left by the BizTalk Server Administration Console and the capabilities of BizTalk360 V5.
4 Oct 2008 by freedeveloper
Part V: Intercommunications with a Workflow instance using Correlation parameter
21 Jul 2009 by marc ochsenmeier
This article shows how to leverage a component Vista uses when showing the performance lines and histograms.
11 Sep 2013 by Globin
This is an alternative for "Improved RichTextBox - IRTB". 2.3 is out! Finnaly with some Regex Fixing and Alpha of Alphas in identing!
15 Aug 2013 by Chris Boss
OpenGL based 3D learning software
13 Apr 2016 by Steve Grundy
This article describes using the Windows MIDI API functions in a managed environment.
8 Dec 2016 by rerhart585
Using SQLite, leverage the create_aggregate(), and SQL's Between Operator to create a Normal Probability Distribution Histogram, or what is more commonly referred to as a Bell Curve.
17 Dec 2007 by alex turner
Excel 2007 does not seem to support DBF files, here is a VBScript workaround.
17 Aug 2011 by Ger Hayden
This is a working example of a BLOB column on a DataGridView for a Windows Form using C++/CLI where data is drawn from an XML document.
19 Nov 2011 by User008
Drag 'n Drop asynchronous files from an external server or device
4 Nov 2012 by AlexKven
PresentationWindows is a WPF class library that introduces three new types derived from the Window class, enabling many previously difficult to access features of windows.
27 Apr 2009 by davehamdan
A re-write of a previous article. Still using LINQ, but incorporating much more in this iteration 2 version.
18 Aug 2009 by sravan kumar surabhi, Ken Hadden
A step-by-step guide to help solve a common authentication problem faced by .NET multi-tier developers.
22 Apr 2010 by Arik Poznanski
Crash while closing application that uses Windows Ribbon Framework
14 Aug 2008 by Yasser M. Jaffal
In this article, I discuss an example of how you can use information retrieval to grab data out of MSN Money pages to get a free Web Service for currency exchange rates and other quotes.
26 Sep 2008 by Max Paulousky
This article describes MS TFS Proxy efficiency testing depending on the internet channel rate between TFS and TFS Proxy, TFS commands, and TFS Proxy cache state. Also, this article describes the advantages of using the MS TFS Proxy on slow Internet channels.
24 Dec 2008 by Romy Sreedharan
InfoPath cannot execute any view-related object model calls. The view is not ready.
5 Mar 2012 by Fred_Informatix
This is an alternative for "Simple Tri-State TreeView"
15 Jun 2007 by Atanu Banerjee
A composite application is a collection of software assets assembled to provide a business capability. These assets can be deployed independently, enable composition, and leverage specific platform capabilities. Microsoft Office's comprehensive platform for this is Office Business Applications (OBA)
29 Jun 2007 by SlickEdit Inc.
Using SlickEdit 2007 For Windows Development
20 Oct 2007 by Ivan0001
Automatically create recent menu items, it's very easy and useful. You just need to define file to save, and menu button (class will automatically create all items).
7 Jan 2008 by Visual Numerics, Inc.
This document focuses on the combination of VSTO 2005 and Visual Studio 2005 Team Edition.
13 Mar 2008 by Paul Reeder
Implementing a custom configuration for routing rules
5 Apr 2008 by gyllbert
Authentication to a phpbb based forum using C#.
23 Jul 2008 by Mark Trudgeon
Allows consumer web parts to have multiple providers in ASP.NET, WSS 3.0, and MOSS 2007.
31 Dec 2009 by Leung Yat Chun
Allow users to make virtual directories and use them via a similar interface as DirectoryInfo.
9 Sep 2009 by David Schiffer
A simple WinForms application that lets you connect to Team Foundation Server 2008.
12 Jan 2010 by shijo joseph
This article demonstrates a tool which can auto-generate playlists for iTunes.
3 Dec 2010 by CRayGoodwin
Custom windows control that mimics Windows 7 diming & asynchronous aero progress animation
6 Dec 2008 by John Underhill
A tooltip replacement class
8 Mar 2010 by Marcelo Ricardo de Oliveira
WCF-enabled multi-player XNA game for the Windows platform.
21 Dec 2007 by Roberto Sonnino
A text editor with interactive 3D, speech, and ink using WPF 3.5.
24 Nov 2012 by Leung Yat Chun
This article describe how to construct FileExplorer controls included DirectoryTree and FileList, using Model-View-ViewModel (MVVM) pattern.
23 Feb 2010 by Ivo Beltchev
Classic Start menu and other shell features for Windows 7 and Vista.
5 Jun 2007 by Alain Rist
Enable Aero glass with your native (WTL) applications and keep backwards compatibility
10 Jan 2013 by Jerry.Wang
This wrapping class will try to use the latest version of MSXML in the machine, and it is easy because of using auto_ptr.
7 May 2012 by Sperneder Patrick
This article describes how to handle and use the SpeechRecognitionEngine class that is shipped with and since .NET 3.0.
15 Feb 2009 by Thomas Gerber
20 Apr 2005 by mark novak
A psychological journey into a project crafted from start to finish.
2 Sep 2006 by Josh Smith
Discusses a class which provides automated dragging of elements in a WPF Canvas.
19 Jul 2018 by Ajcek84
WinForms library containing the IncipitViewer control for drawing musical notes
2 Sep 2008 by Hans Dietrich
XGroupBox is an MFC control that displays a flicker-free groupbox with text and/or icon. You can use this to display either a standard groupbox or a header-only groupbox.
13 Oct 2010 by shynet
A library that contains classes to simulate user input and track user input (mouse and keyboard), in C# and VB.NET.
9 Dec 2007 by jsunstrom
A class library to aid in writing WMI applications.
8 Dec 2009 by Apriorit Inc, Eugene Wineblat
In this article, we continue investigation in the field of hiding application in the system. This article will tell where Windows OS stores the services and how uses them. We’ll discuss how this knowledge can be applied to finding our custom service and hiding it.