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Welcome to the Windows forum in C++.com! In this forum, users can to talk about any topic related t...
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by sarahm
win32 window doesn't resize
Hello. I'm having a bit of a problem with creating a win32 window: the window shows up fine, but ca...
[5 replies] Last: if you open VS 2019 (I have not moved along yet) and start a new win... (by freddie1)
by volang
Shell commands from c++ without creating a new process every time?
Is there a way to run shell commands from c++ without creating a new process every time? E.g. have ...
[2 replies] Last: or & system("command1 & command2"); it may be possible to start a hea... (by jonnin)
by Alley
best way to configure / implement .NET web api, docker, mssql server
I come from an old way of doing this where we had connection strings in web.config or app.config. I'...
[1 reply] : I have no idea how to run .NET applications in a Docker container. But... (by kigar64551)
Convert string to double
Good day! :3 Some time ago I had an issue with converting NaNs: https://www.cplusplus.com/forum/win...
[8 replies] Last: Note that with std::from_chars(), leading white space is not ignored! (by seeplus)
Performance of memcpy() vs. "direct" memory access
Hello, I am working on a project where we need to compute the MD5 hash of a large block of memory (...
[8 replies] Last: That sounds right. These 'new' instructions are... really nice. (by jonnin)
Callback procedures in Child Windows
Do you have to have a separate callback procedure for each window you create? In other words, if I ...
[3 replies] Last: Here are some tutorials I've recently posted that would answer your qu... (by freddie1)
Enable/Disable ListView rows
I have an OverView window with 2 ListViews. In this OverView window, none of the ListView rows can ...
[7 replies] Last: The SetFocus didn't fix it, but the EnableWindow function is perfect. ... (by dodge55)
by volang
Problem with C++/PHP setup
My problem is partly c++, but also php. Nevertheless, I still hope that someone has time to take a l...
[2 replies] Last: Here is all the files used in the project. Nothing is excluded https:/... (by volang)
Font resizing/bold/italic on the fly
Is there a way to create a default version of a font (say Ariel) with CreateFont and then make chang...
[3 replies] Last: there is something called a LOGFONT that is either the underlying thin... (by jonnin)
#include <iostream> #include <fstream> int main() { if( std::ifstream file{ "empdepart.txt" } ...
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How do you login to a https server using C++?
Hello, I want to login to a http server and login to it using C++. If someone has a idea on how to d...
[3 replies] Last: Your English is fine. It all depends on the site. If it's CGI, you p... (by kbw)
hiding ListViews
Thanks to everyone's comments on prior Win32 questions as I go from an embedded world to Win32. Dif...
[3 replies] Last: yes, and an entirely hidden window 'scratch pad' can do wonders as som... (by jonnin)
by mbozzi
Why add zero to the result of sizeof?
Consider the macro definition below, from Microsoft's Visual C runtime. What is the purpose of addi...
[9 replies] Last: Cheers, guys! 4 Programming. (by c90a78)
So what should I do when I accidentally deleted Microsoft Visual C++ ?
I accidentally deleted Microsoft Visual C++ 2010 SP1 Redistributable (x64) on my computer, making so...
[5 replies] Last: The size of the original VC++ 2010 redistributables, x86/x64, are a ha... (by Furry Guy)
opening folders
hello so i wanted to open a folder using c++, i found a post already but that didn't work, it would ...
[9 replies] Last: nothing. its how you interpret "if anybody can help me with opening t... (by jonnin)
Using BitBlt
So,it looks like BitBlt captures an image from a specific place in a window, which allows you to dup...
[15 replies] Last: Yes, I know that. (by dodge55)
trying to make a zsh-like shell for windows
hi, i'm trying to make a zsh-like shell for windows, but i'm having some trouble to do command parsi...
[14 replies] Last: yeah. (by retro 64K)
Scrollable Region - not entire window
I have some tabs (really menus) across the top of my window used to go to other windows. When I scr...
[5 replies] Last: I found the problem, but don't know why exactly. ScrollWindow and Scr... (by dodge55)
by ne555
you aren't using parameters... int select_key(); //consider `string encrypt_cipher(int key, string ...
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