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Miscellaneous
Custom Controls
Posted: 28 Jan 2014   Updated: 28 Jan 2014   Views: 11,592   Rating: 4.82/5    Votes: 14   Popularity: 5.51
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 12   Downloaded: 570
The standard Windows Forms PictureBox is missing one very useful line of code.
Applications & Tools
Applications
Posted: 3 Jun 2015   Updated: 3 Jun 2015   Views: 8,493   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 4   Popularity: 3.01
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 18   Downloaded: 126
Store and retrieve messages in a central repository with SMS using Twilio and ASP.NET.
ASP.NET
General
Posted: 31 Oct 2011   Updated: 3 Jan 2014   Views: 25,211   Rating: 4.87/5    Votes: 19   Popularity: 6.20
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 46   Downloaded: 2,040
HttpResponse.Filter post-processes the output of an ASP.NET page in order to modify the HTML document before it is sent to the client, similar to output buffering in PHP. The example wraps instances of a keyword on the page in an HTML element to have a highlighting style applied to it.
User Controls
General
Posted: 27 Oct 2011   Updated: 28 Oct 2011   Views: 20,560   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 6   Popularity: 3.89
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 24   Downloaded: 1,231
The Open Graph protocol specifies additional meta tags that can be added to the page to supplement social networking sites with more information about your page.
General Graphics
Graphics
Posted: 24 Jan 2015   Updated: 14 Apr 2015   Views: 11,823   Rating: 4.89/5    Votes: 19   Popularity: 6.22
Licence: The BSD License      Bookmarked: 29   Downloaded: 0
Today's high-resolution cameras produce huge files, with quality you may wish to sacrifice.
PDF
Posted: 24 Oct 2014   Updated: 24 Oct 2014   Views: 8,234   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 6   Popularity: 3.89
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 10   Downloaded: 675
Quickly count the number of pages in a collection of PDF documents
MFC
General
Posted: 14 Oct 2014   Updated: 14 Oct 2014   Views: 5,961   Rating: 4.85/5    Votes: 7   Popularity: 4.08
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 10   Downloaded: 361
A complete implementation of a dynamic MFC recordset
Algorithms & Recipes
Computational Geometry
Posted: 27 Nov 2011   Updated: 5 Feb 2014   Views: 68,628   Rating: 4.92/5    Votes: 94   Popularity: 9.70
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 90   Downloaded: 800
Did you skip class the day trigonometry was taught? This article will explain what you’ve been missing all these years.
Internet / Network
HTTP
Posted: 13 Aug 2015   Updated: 20 Aug 2015   Views: 22,066   Rating: 4.92/5    Votes: 34   Popularity: 7.52
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 64   Downloaded: 0
Often an application needs data from an HTTP server, such as web services, or to scrape content. .NET provides HttpWebRequest, but it requires a lot of code to perform trivial operations. This class simplifies the task dramatically by abstracting the HTTP protocol, streams, and exceptions.
Ultrabooks
General
Posted: 6 Nov 2012   Updated: 6 Nov 2012   Views: 14,874   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 10   Popularity: 5.00
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 6   Downloaded: 1,008
A head start for App Innovation contestants.
Expression
General
Posted: 1 Jan 2014   Updated: 1 Jan 2014   Views: 8,822   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 4   Popularity: 3.01
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 3   Downloaded: 0
Design professionals are susceptible to the same assumptions and biases as the rest of us.
Installation
General
Posted: 22 Feb 2014   Updated: 22 Feb 2014   Views: 56,396   Rating: 4.77/5    Votes: 34   Popularity: 7.29
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 117   Downloaded: 8,191
Giving your application the ability to update itself from a remote source couldn't be much easier.
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Average tips rating: 4.87

Dialogs and Windows
General
Posted: 15 Jan 2014   Updated: 15 Jan 2014   Views: 4,341   Rating: 4.67/5    Votes: 2   Popularity: 1.40
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 2   Downloaded: 143
Edit Controls
General
Posted: 11 May 2015   Updated: 11 May 2015   Views: 6,303   Rating: 4.96/5    Votes: 7   Popularity: 4.19
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 12   Downloaded: 0
A few lines of code to make using the Windows Forms RichTextBox easier to use as a logging window.
Client side scripting
General
Posted: 3 Oct 2011   Updated: 3 Oct 2011   Views: 27,443   Rating: 4.71/5    Votes: 7   Popularity: 4.08
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 7   Downloaded: 0
This tip helps you to check if jQuery will be available to your script.
HTML / CSS
General
Posted: 12 Aug 2012   Updated: 13 Aug 2012   Views: 11,171   Rating: 4.83/5    Votes: 3   Popularity: 2.29
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 2   Downloaded: 0
The web server that is built into Visual Studio 2010 can't serve all MIME types.
Site & Server Management
General
Posted: 5 Oct 2011   Updated: 5 Oct 2011   Views: 8,813   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 1   Popularity: 0.00
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 1   Downloaded: 0
You may find that when you upload new code or assemblies, your content doesn't refresh.
Web Services
General
Posted: 11 Sep 2012   Updated: 11 Sep 2012   Views: 3,520   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 1   Popularity: 0.00
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 1   Downloaded: 0
An alternate (more practical?) use for the .ws top-level domain.
iOS and watchOS
General
Posted: 9 Dec 2013   Updated: 12 Dec 2013   Views: 6,981   Rating: 4.92/5    Votes: 4   Popularity: 3.01
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 3   Downloaded: 0
This handy tip is an easy workaround for a shortcoming in iOS 6 and 7.
Memory management
Posted: 7 Apr 2014   Updated: 31 Oct 2014   Views: 9,282   Rating: 4.63/5    Votes: 8   Popularity: 4.06
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 4   Downloaded: 0
There is a very high virtual memory penalty if you do.
C#
General
Posted: 21 Jun 2011   Updated: 25 Jun 2011   Views: 12,403   Rating: 4.83/5    Votes: 8   Popularity: 4.52
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 1   Downloaded: 0
This tip shows one way to use reserved words as member names using verbatim identifiers.
Posted: 4 Feb 2014   Updated: 4 Feb 2014   Views: 8,064   Rating: 4.88/5    Votes: 12   Popularity: 5.27
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 4   Downloaded: 0
Maybe writing a tip will mean the last time I fall for this.
.NET Framework
General
Posted: 9 Oct 2011   Updated: 9 Oct 2011   Views: 16,730   Rating: 4.75/5    Votes: 4   Popularity: 2.71
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 2   Downloaded: 0
I needed to randomize a collection. Here's my solution.
Universal Windows Platform and Windows Runtime
General
Posted: 17 Apr 2013   Updated: 18 Apr 2013   Views: 5,720   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 2   Popularity: 1.51
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 1   Downloaded: 0
A simple but effective way for format bound data in XAML with the Windows Runtime
Win32/64 SDK & OS
General
Posted: 23 Nov 2011   Updated: 25 Dec 2011   Views: 24,742   Rating: 4.91/5    Votes: 9   Popularity: 4.68
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 3   Downloaded: 0
How I discovered that Windows Vista doesn't always play nice with DHCP servers. Google is great for finding answers if you know the right question.
Posted: 7 Jun 2011   Updated: 8 Mar 2016   Views: 87,787   Rating: 4.98/5    Votes: 127   Popularity: 10.49
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 39   Downloaded: 0
This hidden key-click combination adds the ability to open a command prompt window from a Windows Explorer view.
WTL
General
Posted: 19 Sep 2011   Updated: 19 Sep 2011   Views: 33,508   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 7   Popularity: 4.23
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 4   Downloaded: 0
How to install the WTL Wizard for Visual Studio 2010.
Programming Tips
General
Posted: 14 Dec 2014   Updated: 14 Dec 2014   Views: 54,376   Rating: 4.85/5    Votes: 5   Popularity: 3.38
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 10   Downloaded: 3,377
A demonstation of accumulators and operators

Average reference rating: 4.90

Uncategorised References
General
Posted: 3 Feb 2014   Updated: 14 Aug 2016   Views: 150,574   Rating: 4.90/5    Votes: 96   Popularity: 9.71
Licence: A Public Domain dedication      Bookmarked: 124   Downloaded: 0
Complete list of GUIDs found in .csproj files and their descriptions

Yvan Rodrigues
Systems Engineer Clearpath Robotics
Canada Canada
Yvan Rodrigues has 25 years of experience in information systems and software development for the industry. He is Senior Systems Developer at Clearpath Robotics

He is a Certified Technician (C.Tech.), a professional designation granted by the Institute of Engineering Technology of Ontario (IETO).

Yvan draws on experience as owner of Red Cell Innovation Inc., Mabel's Labels Inc. as Manager of Systems and Development, and the University of Waterloo as Information Systems Manager.

Yvan supports open-source software. He is a committer for SharpKit (C# to Javascript cross-compiler) and WebIssues (Issue/Ticket Management System), TinyMCE (JavaScript editor), and contributes to MySQL, Ghostscript, iTextSharp, Bacula, FreeBSD, and Xamarin.


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