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Posted 24 Sep 2003

XBrowseForFolder - Wrapper for SHBrowseForFolder

, 7 Mar 2008 CPOL
XBrowseForFolder wraps the SHBrowseForFolder API, provides a way to specify an initial directory, and cleans up the SHBrowseForFolder dialog.
// XColorStatic.h  Version 1.0
// Author:  Hans Dietrich
// This software is released into the public domain.
// You are free to use it in any way you like.
// This software is provided "as is" with no expressed
// or implied warranty.  I accept no liability for any
// damage or loss of business that this software may cause.


// CXColorStatic window

class CXColorStatic : public CStatic
// Construction
	virtual ~CXColorStatic();

// Attributes
	void SetBackgroundColor(COLORREF rgb, BOOL bRedraw = TRUE);
	void SetTextColor(COLORREF rgb, BOOL bRedraw = TRUE);
	void SetBold(BOOL bFlag, BOOL bRedraw = TRUE);
	void SetFont(LPCTSTR lpszFaceName, int nPointSize, BOOL bRedraw = TRUE);
	void SetFont(LOGFONT * pLogFont, BOOL bRedraw = TRUE);
	void SetFont(CFont *pFont, BOOL bRedraw = TRUE);
	void SetIcon(HICON hIcon, BOOL bRedraw = TRUE);
	void SetMargins(int x, int y) { m_nXMargin = x; m_nYMargin = y; }

// Overrides
	// ClassWizard generated virtual function overrides
    virtual void PreSubclassWindow();

// Implementation
	CFont		m_font;
	COLORREF	m_rgbText;
	COLORREF	m_rgbBackground;
	CBrush *	m_pBrush;
	BOOL		m_bBold;
	int			m_nXMargin, m_nYMargin;
	HICON		m_hIcon;

	// Generated message map functions
	afx_msg void OnPaint();
	afx_msg BOOL OnEraseBkgnd(CDC* pDC);



// Microsoft Visual C++ will insert additional declarations immediately before the previous line.


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About the Author

Hans Dietrich
Software Developer (Senior) Hans Dietrich Software
United States United States
I attended St. Michael's College of the University of Toronto, with the intention of becoming a priest. A friend in the University's Computer Science Department got me interested in programming, and I have been hooked ever since.

Recently, I have moved to Los Angeles where I am doing consulting and development work.

For consulting and custom software development, please see

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