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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
XQueue implements a shared-memory first-in first-out (FIFO) queue, based on memory-mapped files, that works on all versions of Windows.
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.

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by Jayson Ragasa
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 Dominik Reichl
KeePass is a free, open source, light-weight and easy-to-use password manager.
by Petrov Vladimir
Compact and simply Vector Formula of the Intersection Point of Two Line Segments

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8 Sep 2005
Member 2260574
Connect and close a sql database with internal error reporting using Event Logs
2 Jul 2008
Member 3209760
Creating CSV from SQL Database table attaching it to MS word as datasource and then creating mailmerge document
18 May 2003
Member 307612
Provides an extensible class for drawing disabled and inactive toolbar button images.
10 May 2005
Member 1702012
An article on a custom control in the form of a rotating gauge.
9 Jun 2008
Member 3931606
How to Insert, Update, Delete & Search Values in MS Access 2003 with VB.NET 2005
4 Nov 2003
Megan Forbes
A short article on recovering orphaned users when moving a database from one server to another.
2 Jun 2002
Megan Forbes
A beginners guide to displaying records from a database in a table using ASP
22 Sep 2002
Megan Forbes
The first in a series on network security for web developers
17 Sep 2002
Megan Forbes
How to test for stage of processing using ASP, and then dynamically build your ASP page around this.
19 Oct 2010
"Fish" (David B. Trout)
Simple parsing of VS_VERSIONINFO version information strings displayed in an XP-style file-properties "Version" tab
20 Aug 2009
"Fish" (David B. Trout)
A command-line tool to run multiple programs in parallel (i.e. concurrently, as a group).
9 Aug 2005
#realJSOP
Enumerate all controls in a dialog box or form view.
27 Jan 2007
#realJSOP
Implement XML application profiles that are similar (but not too similar) to using INI files
15 Apr 2008
#realJSOP
The right way to code using CodeProject for occasional support
15 Apr 2008
#realJSOP
The right way to code using CodeProject for occasional support
27 Jan 2007
#realJSOP
The right way to code using CodeProject for occasional support
15 Apr 2008
#realJSOP
The right way to code using CodeProject for occasional support
12 Jan 2010
#realJSOP
The right way to code using CodeProject for occasional support
3 Aug 2006
#realJSOP
A passable workaround for the COleDateTime formatting behavior in MFC8.
12 Dec 2001
#realJSOP
A small function to either accept or create a UUID* and return a CString
9 Dec 2002
#realJSOP
One technique for performing a binary insertion sort on a std::list
8 Dec 2002
#realJSOP
Some dialogbox code to give the Blonde a clue
12 May 2005
#realJSOP
Build a menu and/or a toolbar dynamically without using resource files (well, almost).
13 May 2005
#realJSOP
Create blinking cells for Chris Maunder's grid control.
11 Dec 2010
#realJSOP
Scrape the My Articles page here on CodeProject to keep an eye on your articles.
1 Aug 2005
$icK$
This articles illustrates CheckMail which is a C++ class to extract a list of email addresses found on a local computer, using the registry.
7 Sep 2005
$icK$
This article gives a class that extracts Windows XP hotfix installed on a computer.
8 Mar 2009
Đonny
This article introduces and describes a framework that allows the creation of managed plug-ins for the Total Commander file manager.
9 Oct 2003
* Sandeep Alur
This article introduces the concept behind Principal and Indentity objects in .NET and proposes a security model adopting these objects in a .NET application.
31 Mar 2004
.dan.g.
Zip your VC6 and .NET workspace and project files using a Standalone Executable, an Explorer shell extension or an updated VC6 Addin
21 Mar 2004
.dan.g.
A 'drop-in' FTP solution for applications providing a full GUI, extended commandline options and no resource files. Use standalone or compiled into your own app.
26 May 2003
.dan.g.
A new and unique approach to the perennial problem of how to change the default appearance of Windows menus
15 Apr 2003
.dan.g.
A utility providing enhanced Windows message debugging.
21 Mar 2003
.dan.g.
Simplifying the implementation of Windows hooking through the use of a templatized manager class
27 Jul 2003
.dan.g.
High level wrapping of the zlib library to make easy work of zipping and unzipping files and folders
31 Mar 2004
.dan.g.
A one-click process to building the source files in the active project into a self contained zip file, using this simple-to-use Visual Studio Add-In
27 Sep 2003
.dan.g.
A Visual Studio addin for creating and editing ASCII diagrams in source files
27 Sep 2003
.dan.g.
A 'Visio-like' tool for adding and editing ascii diagrams in your source code
27 Jul 2002
.dan.g.
A dynamic window attribute viewer to replace Spy++
4 May 2019
.dan.g.
A hierarchical task manager with native XML support for custom reporting
25 Mar 2006
.dan.g.
A support tool to allow those performing builds to independently determine exactly what source files have been changed and by whom
22 May 2005
.rich.w
An MFC implementation of a DNS class, it can retrieve multiple IPs and hostnames.
25 Jun 2005
.rich.w
An easy updating method with a small foot print.
6 Sep 2007
/randz
A library used to encapsulate web request parameters to keep them from prying eyes and to prevent injection of unwanted data.
19 Dec 2001
@deel@bbas
A CRectTracker derived class that is able to do much more
17 Dec 2001
@deel@bbas
A Garbage Collector framework that is based upon Generational Copying
16 Jul 2002
[goofy]
An article on simple loading GIF, JPEG pictures from a resource (.RC) (no MFC)
23 Sep 2007
[ICR]
How to create an application that consists primarily of a tasktray icon
18 May 2002
[James Pullicino]
Navigate through the Protected Storage in Windows 2000 or XP
23 May 2002
[James Pullicino]
Save window sizes, positions and state for all frames in an MDI MFC Application
3 Oct 2007
]Metty[
Some unfriendly, annoying balls on the desktop bouncing around and trying to catch the cursor - a mix of GDI+, transparent forms and bit of AI
30 Sep 2007
]Metty[
This article describes how to create a simple user-drawn form which moves over the desktop
5 Oct 2007
]Metty[
..using DirectDraw - A tool for displaying a customisable overlay
21 Sep 2008
]Metty[
A OverlayMgr based on Ray Adam's raphook.dll
21 Oct 2007
]Whatever[
An add-in that handles incrementing assembly and file version numbers under certain conditions.
15 Aug 2004
__PPS__
Shows how simple accessing Windows Registry can be if you do not need bells and whistles.
25 Sep 2006
_alank
A basic Article on using Visual Studio Setup (Web Setup)
19 Oct 2005
_duk_
Using the Excel namespace in C#, we can load or open an Excel file and read the cell contents.
31 Oct 2006
_Olivier_
Console process output flushing is no longer a problem with this little stub.
29 Jun 2006
_oti
An article and source code regarding the implmentation of B-Trees in C++.
8 Aug 2009
_Reinhard
A simple to use tool that generates ADO based classes for calling SQL Stored Procedures. Only a few clicks, and you can access any Stored Procedure in your database.
24 Aug 2006
| kal9091@yahoo.com
A simple macro that will convert your Excel data into a clean HTML table.
29 Jan 2009
Anna-Jayne Metcalfe, -+- Beth Mackenzie -+-
Utility to run PC-Lint on Visual C++ solutions and projects, generating XML and HTML reports of the results.
18 Sep 2003
«_Superman_»
Demonstrates the various wait functions used for thread synchronization in a multi-threaded application
16 Sep 2003
«_Superman_»
Controlling the mouse using an application that runs in the background. Uses system wide Windows Hooks.
14 Mar 2004
«_Superman_»
Displays current time in various timezones. Also demonstrates some Win32 API programming tricks.
5 Jul 2005
«_Superman_»
The article demonstrates how to implement polymorphism using the C language.
6 Sep 2013
ThatsAlok
A free component for HTML parsing and cleaning
18 Jul 2009
ThatsAlok
Article touching simple issues like property, method and event and using it in .NET applications
25 Jun 2012
ThatsAlok
Article about using C# DLL in unmanaged VC++ application
6 Sep 2013
ThatsAlok
Free component for parsing HTML, .NET version of EfTidyCom
22 Aug 2013
ThatsAlok
Opensource Outlook Express automation library
6 Nov 2004
ThatsAlok
An article touching simple issues like events, methods and properties.
8 Dec 2004
ThatsAlok
A fully functional replica of Windows Service Manager, with some extra features like Enumeration, Deletion and Updation of the Services.
15 Jul 2004
ThatsAlok
This article shows how we can change the IP address with corresponding subnet mask, gateway with corresponding metric, and DNS of local computer through programming.
13 Dec 2004
ThatsAlok
This application does shutdown, restart, logoff and power off on a given computer at a given time. It works on all OS.
25 Oct 2004
ThatsAlok
This application provides General Restriction to local computer like hiding/showing of drives and other UI thngs using registry.
23 Apr 2009
Muammar©
How to lock up certain apps in Windows, or lock all up except the specified ones.
26 Jun 2007
Muammar©
Basic game designing issues
21 Sep 2008
Muammar©
How to hide your exceptions in presentations and get them back when developing
7 Jul 2004
Nnamdi Onyeyiri
An article showing how desktop switching can be achieved
7 Aug 2002
Nnamdi Onyeyiri
This is my imitation sonork chat listbox, it supports most of the features of the real thing.
18 Aug 2003
Alexander Ruscle
Uses Windows hooks to monitor the OS for user-specified hotkeys or keywords, uses Windows messages and mapped memory for IPC.
20 Dec 2010
Amit Kumar Dutta
Providing a ControlTemplate so that the Tab Header can be editable
17 Jun 2003
C. Augusto Proiete
The Fake NetSend is a little utility that can be used to send anonymous (or fake) messages through your Windows Network.
29 Jun 2005
C. Augusto Proiete
This article shows how to setup Web.config to allow uploading of files larger than 4 MB by ASP.NET applications.
9 Apr 2002
Dana Holt
This class will track lines like CRectTracker tracks rects
19 May 2002
Dana Holt
This class makes it easier to use the shell function SHBrowseForFolder
10 Feb 2009
Eddy Vluggen
How to import a database-dump from GeoNames.org into SQL Server
21 Jan 2003
James R. Twine
An article that describes yet another hyperlink control
6 Jul 2006
K edar V
Using CLSID to secure folders in WinXP.
1 Jul 2003
Lars [Large] Werner
Removes the scrollbars from a CListCtrl without loosing the ability to scroll
31 May 2004
Lars [Large] Werner
How to implement a header to your SDI/MDI project.
3 Feb 2004
Lars [Large] Werner
Description on how to implement a full screen caption bar in Win32/MFC.
13 Aug 2012
Lars [Large] Werner
When loading a keyboard dll as a 32-bit application on a 64-bit system, the keyboard-dll-files does not work as expected, this class fixes that problem
16 Mar 2006
Lars [Large] Werner
Customized version of the "Browse for folder" dialog. It creates quick picks to your selected directories.
9 Jul 2012
Manoj K Bhoir
MBGlassPanel with Microsoft Office Ribbon Visual Style
1 Jul 2002
Ryan Johnston
An article on using GDI+ in an ActiveX control
24 Mar 2009
Shivprasad koirala
4 steps to use readymade DAL component (Data application blocks)
18 Apr 2004
Thomas Latuske
An article on creating HTML files with VC++.
24 Apr 2004
Thomas Latuske
Easy to implement splash screen for dialog based applications that <b>displays the contents of VERSIONINFO</b>. Look at this!
13 May 2004
Thomas Latuske
This class enables you to build shortcuts to any File/Folder (like the Startmenu, SendTo-contextmenu...)
12 Jun 2004
Thomas Latuske
Get the frequency of the processor either from the registry, or calculate it.
13 Jun 2004
Thomas Latuske
Bitmap - buttons for the Titlebar
21 Nov 2002
Weiye Chen
An article on scrolling your hyperlinks, something like a news ticker
5 Jun 2003
Weiye Chen
This is a simple class that you can use to load and use another resource DLL if it is present during runtime.
8 Feb 2004
Weiye Chen
This article describes on how to create bitmap regions for WinForms and buttons.
18 Jun 2003
Weiye Chen
This article is about a program which helps you convert numeric value from decimal to hexadecimal representation and vice versa.
6 Jul 2003
Weiye Chen
This article is about creating a vertical explorer bar which displays CodeProject's latest article briefs from its RSS feed.
14 Jul 2003
dynamic
How to extend the axWebbrowser's events in VB.NET.
17 Feb 2003
leppie
An introductory HOWTO on setting up CVS with VS.NET
13 Mar 2003
leppie
Yet another collapsable control, but it relies on a &quot;graphics server&quot; for dynamic pretty rounded corners, cool arrows and unlimited font support. If you can FTP to your site, then the fonts are usable, no admin rights required.
21 May 2003
leppie
Seemless NFA to DFA transfers with GraphViz graphing integration
14 Jul 2003
leppie
.NET wrapper for libbz2, written in MC++
29 Jun 2002
leppie
FileFixLib is a small file utility to enable precise cutting, splitting and joining of files.
10 Nov 2002
leppie
nBASS provides .NET users with sound functionality
7 Dec 2002
leppie
This a small tool that will generate static methods in a class that acts as wrapper for SQL stored procedures. It either outputs a source file or a compiled assembly. Also supports automatic DataSet generation.
19 Jan 2003
leppie
PluginManager: plug-in automation
10 Feb 2003
leppie
A DUMeter clone, but with some better/different reporting features.
1 Aug 2007
lost in transition
UnZipper is a file extraction tool for decompressing files of a selected type/file extension out of a Zip or a compressed folder.
20 Jun 2004
Emilio Garavaglia
C++ classes and wrappers to write W32 apps without MFC, ATL or other (part 3).
28 Oct 2003
Emilio Garavaglia
Reference counting smart pointers with automtic type conversions.
13 Mar 2006
Emilio Garavaglia
An alternative to MFC undocumented classes to perform fixed memory allocation.
24 May 2007
Emilio Garavaglia
Tracing in the debug window using std::ostream
10 Apr 2002
Ranjan Banerji
A tutorial on how to create connection points using VC++ and ATL
21 Aug 2005
l a u r e n
A shell application for the asp2php utility.
19 Aug 2002
Soliant
Use Managed C++ as your code-behind file for ASP.NET web pages
29 Jan 2002
NormDroid
Norm demonstrates how to coerce GDI+ into displaying animated GIFs
30 Jan 2002
NormDroid
Demonstrates integrating DHTML into MFC Views, and using HTML in views to get feedback from the browser via connection points
28 Jul 2003
NormDroid
Describes how to implement flicker free drawing using C# and GDI+.
17 Aug 2003
NormDroid
Implementation of Auto Completion ComboBox for WTL
4 Oct 2002
Shaun Wilde
An article on how to actually support data binding in your WebControl such that you can manipulate them in the Properties window.
2 Mar 2004
gUrM33T
How to subclass an edit control in MFC so that it accepts numeric values only
7 Oct 2003
R. Thomas
An article on how to make a 'Java type' listener method.
19 Oct 2005
Aju.George
Another Visual Studio like ToolBox control.
23 Oct 2003
Pravarakhya
An article on conversion of EMF file to Bitmap file format and BMP to EMF
18 Jul 2002
Alexandru Savescu
This article gives you an introduction to .NET's DataSets and how you can use them with XML files
17 Jan 2005
rbid
Read-Only button control to display LED statuses (activity, multi-state, etc.).
11 Jan 2005
rbid
An MFC class for fast extraction and interpretation of values from a 32 bit provided value.
12 Jun 2006
Kirtan Gor
This article uses a Yahoo style grid for showing the records and a checkbox column for selecting Multiple Records and Deleting Them Using AJAX . . .
11 Feb 2002
Mazdak
This article talk about reusing COM objects in ATL
24 Sep 2002
Mazdak
How to get local groups and members with Win32 API in C#
28 Apr 2002
Mazdak
How to change the background color of cells in a DataGrid depending on their value
11 Feb 2002
Mazdak
Simple example about Double Buffering with GDI+
21 Feb 2002
Mazdak
If you want to begin ADO.NET,start it from here
8 Oct 2002
Mazdak
This version of MFC grid works with database.
6 Dec 2002
Alvaro Mendez
Class with static functions and nested classes to make working with CWnd-derived objects easier
12 Aug 2002
Victor Vogelpoel
A speedy algorithm to convert Excel numbers to DMY and vice versa
11 May 2003
whizer
A simple XML style logging class for all purposes.
18 May 2003
whizer
A Qt based tool designed to control Windows NT services (start, stop, pause, continue) and to show information about them.
30 May 2003
whizer
MP3FileInfo is able to extract both ID3v1 and ID3v2 Tags of an MP3 File.
11 Feb 2008
Xmen Real
A MessageBox that works as we want.
28 Mar 2003
73Zeppelin
An article on 2-D Polygon Clipping
8 Jul 2002
0xdeadbeef
Advanced critical section which features TryLock and timeouts
15 Nov 2010
10Tec, Sergey Gorbenko
Tool for creating MS Visual Studio documentation files - XML Summaries, HxS/MSHC help solutions and manuals.
21 Mar 2007
10Tec, Sergey Gorbenko
Tool for creating MS Visual Studio XML documentation files. These files can be used for Visual Studio Intellisense, and to create help files via tools such as NDoc and SandCastle.
4 Jul 2008
2b|!2b==?
A command-line program that backs up folders and files specified in a text file to CD-W
28 Feb 2006
3sL
Dynamically load DLLs, configure them, and use different DLLs / stubs when unit testing and when using the production version.
11 May 2004
A Berglas
This article demonstrates serious bugs and security vulnerabilities that can be easily introduced by using the ASP.NET OnChange event for validation.
27 Aug 2003
A Berglas
Version mismatches can cause unreproducable instability
27 Feb 2007
A. Bhandari a.k.a Amit Bhandari
Batch file renaming utility using threading
7 Jun 2014
A. Najafzadeh
Saving zip files in access database with encrypting bytes when file saved in access database and decrypting bytes when extracting files from database . . .
2 Dec 2013
A. Najafzadeh
Class used to display date in complete string format in Shamsi
20 Jan 2004
A. Riazi
Exporting/Importing Variables Data To/From MATLAB Using C MAT-File API
13 Jan 2004
A. Riazi
Employing COM features of MATLAB to host an ActiveX control.
16 Mar 2004
A. Riazi
Enumerate installed devices on a local or remote computer.
27 Feb 2004
A. Riazi
Building COM components that can be called from any IDEs that support COM with MATLAB COMBuilder toolbox
2 Mar 2004
A. Riazi
Building COM components that can be called from any IDE that supports COM with MATLAB COMBuilder toolbox.
3 Aug 2003
A. Riazi
A free utility to convert text files to Adobe PDF.
23 May 2003
A. Riazi
Using MATLAB engine to solve engineering problems.
1 Jul 2003
A. Riazi
Using MATLAB Engine API to control MATLAB
21 Jul 2003
A. Riazi
Using MATLAB C++ Math Library to solve engineering problems
18 Apr 2004
A. Riazi
A CStatic derived class for displaying GIF Animations.
26 Aug 2003
A. Riazi
This is a handy utility to show system information of a remote computer by using common gateway interface known as CGI, a must have tool for administrators!
8 Sep 2003
A. Riazi
Calculating Magic Square In Any Order Using Standard Template Library (STL)
20 Sep 2003
A. Riazi
This article shows you how to create MATLAB MEX-files for improving speed of MATLAB when executing a function.
25 Jan 2003
A. Riazi
Use WiNRADiO card to add radio support to your desktop computer
8 Feb 2003
A. Riazi
A CStatic derived class to show drive information.
15 Mar 2003
A. Riazi
A Shell Extension Context Menu to Change Skin of Windows Explorer
18 Feb 2003
A. Riazi
Use serial ports to add GPS (Global Positioning System) support to your desktop computer by using NMEA0183 protocol
19 Aug 2003
A. Riazi
Obtaining Information from Computer Hardware/Software
6 Jan 2003
A. Riazi
Add an analog clock to your project (A tutorial for creating CStatic derived controls)
10 Jan 2003
A. Riazi
A List Control to Monitor Windows Registry
21 Jul 2003
A. Riazi
A Free Tool to Convert Bin Image Format to ISO Image Format
18 Nov 2003
A. Riazi
Call a Dynamic Linked Library from MATLAB using MATLAB Interface to Generic DLLs.
14 Nov 2003
A.Said
You can get right to left Forms and Controls with mirroring property, which Right to Left Common property can't do.
9 Sep 2005
A.Salem
this article will help you in knowing what is cookies and how to set,clear and edit them in c# web application,you can use it in your web application to facilitate the users login
3 Feb 2003
A.Samar
This article explains inserts and deletion of queues
11 Jul 2004
aa2max
Easy Guestbook with ASP and MS Access
29 Jul 2005
aa2max
Simple web-based time management application using ASP and MS Access.
18 Apr 2005
aa2max
A simple, easy to use and setup project management with asp and ms access.
29 Oct 2004
aa2max
A simple image gallery with captions using ASP.
4 Aug 2004
aa2max
A very basic web-based content management system using ASP.NET and MS Access
5 Aug 2004
aa2max
Simple News System using ASP and MS Access
24 May 2004
aa2max
ASP Content Mangement System.
12 Jan 2004
aa2max
Monitor your website and create HTML reports.