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How to pause a for loop
I want to make a system that counts up to 5 on a win32 screen but my issue is I cant figure out a wa...
[7 replies] Last: you can also just move the for loop into its own function as a thread.... (by jonnin)
Cross compiling for Windows on ARM
I have a tablet PC with an ARM processor running Windows 10, and I'd like to compile programs for it...
[2 replies] Last: Personally I'd lean towards 2, using a Windows PC and Visual Studio (n... (by George P)
how initializate a template class static variable?
template<typename T> class Form { public: static int i; Form() { i++; ...
[14 replies] Last: can i do these: typedef static inline Static; ? error line: " 'Sta... (by Cambalinho)
new LNK1104 error in Visual Studio
I thought a recent link error was due to having left a resource open, which is causing an 'Access De...
[7 replies] Last: Nope. ProcessHacker provides the same info as the MS tool does. The ... (by kigar64551)
Windows Process Hooking
Hello community, i dont get it how to hook the running process of my .exe into f. ex. notepad.exe p...
[1 reply] : "Hooking" means that you replace a certain function with your own im... (by kigar64551)
by garett
How to format CString variable?
Hello everybody! :-) Need some help with my Win32 app - there is some SQL query to mdb file, so one ...
[2 replies] Last: CString has some formatting but not for dates that I know of. you hav... (by jonnin)
Windows API Webcam Snap
Hello everyone, ive just wondered how i can take a snapshot of my webcam after listing all availa...
[2 replies] Last: Ive just found something: // create the preview window HWND hC... (by LukeProducts)
Sending Files over socket not working properly
Hello there, i am working on a project to send files over a chat socket using windows api. My impl...
[4 replies] Last: Hello guys, thank you so much. I didn't consider to expect that sen... (by LukeProducts)
WinAPI Good Paradigm for Graphics Viewing Software
Hi everyone, I want to make an application that opens a certain type of vector graphics files, dr...
[1 reply] : drawing in a child or main is about your design. if you plan to have... (by jonnin)
Porting Windows C++ App to Mac
Is your project console based or is it graphics based? If graphics does it use MS specific code (WIN...
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by dede67
I have been trying to compile and build my c++ program with nmake but it keeps writing this after ev...
[13 replies] Last: Just reread the OP's original post. He's trying to use Microsoft's ve... (by freddie1)
Window services application deployments
Good day administrator Please I'm learning how to register and deploy application in window servi...
[2 replies] Last: srvany can be used to run a .exe program as a service (by seeplus)
arrays,lists & map. mapping values to RGV values
"The code below stores a range of RGB values as arrays which is then stored in a list. I want to th...
[9 replies] Last: The WinAPI has the COLORREF struct and several macro functions for dea... (by George P)
by oddy
How can I install gdb using mingw-get?
I faced a problem: I cannot install gdb with command mingw-get install gdb. I googled for it in thes...
[2 replies] Last: mingw-get is from the old depreacted/discontinued "mingw.org" projec... (by kigar64551)
how to find out if a window is running modal
Hi, There must be a way to detect whether a dialog box is running modal or not! I can't find anywh...
[1 reply] : Search internet, yada, yada, yada..... https://duckduckgo.com/?q=how+... (by George P)
how to create a modeless CDialog in MFC?
Hi, I have been away from MFC for a while... I need to create a modeless CDialog subclass and I t...
[1 reply] : Simply amazing what one can find scraping the bowels of the interwebz.... (by George P)
BGI problems
I have many programs written over many years using Borland graphics. I have been working with dif...
[16 replies] Last: you can use devC editor and VC compiler if you really hate the VS edit... (by jonnin)
by oddy
How can I install a specific version of GCC on Windows?
I searched on Google and Bing for GCC version 9.3.0 for Windows, but they only give me GCC 9.2.0 ins...
[4 replies] Last: I am attending an OI(Olympiad in Informatics), they compile source fi... (by George P)
Memory leak observed (regfree() not freeing total allocated memory) while using <regex.h>
Hi, I am using <regex.h> in my code and observing memory leak. After some debugging, I found out tha...
[2 replies] Last: It is always possible that you are doing something wrong in your code ... (by kigar64551)
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