Render .GIF animations using DirectXYou don't need DirectX
Use IE COM, for example
how to make transparent check-box?NO bug.
Just use theme apis
An alternative to libcurl?You never need any lib on Windows, everything is included
Just use Wininet apis
Fullscreen screenshot by another processUse D3DX apis
Sample in MSDN
DirectX vs. OpenGL"So far, finding good DirectX tutorials seems impossible.'
Everything is inside the DirectX ...