Tag Archives: Visual C++

Flash Player: Loading from memory

user cucao wants to know how to play a flash file from application resource. The user wants to use a dongle to protect unauthorized viewing of the flash file so can’t just put the swf file in plain sight. Adobe’s Flash Player, being … Continue reading

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How to: Migrating a CLR console Visual C++ project to Windows Forms

Note: Windows Forms programming in new development is discouraged by Microsoft at this point as Microsoft wants to make full use of hardware accelerated drawing instead of using the CPU-intensive GDI. But maintaining old Windows Forms code in Visual C++ 2012 is … Continue reading

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Add the correct interface first in Adding an MFC Class from an ActiveX Control wizard.

In good old times aka VC6, if you want to use an ActiveX in MFC, the Components and Controls Gallery would generate all the properties and methods of an ActiveX and pull dependent types and create wrapper classes for them as … Continue reading

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What’s new in MFC/ATL 11 Beta

Note this post is on Visual Studio 11 Beta, you can download it from http://www.microsoft.com/visualstudio/11/en-us/downloads Since Sinofsky posted about no desktop apps on Windows on ARM (WOA), it looks like MFC and ATL are going to support metro-style apps, although … Continue reading

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Windows Update KB2538242 or KB2538243 offered repeatedly

Recently there is an outburst of posts related to the KB2538242 update being offered repeatedly on MSDN’s Visual C++ forums, TechNet’s various Windows security forums and the Windows Update forum on Microsoft Answers forums. Questions about KB2538243 appear as well, … Continue reading

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Bug in Security Update for Visual C++ Redistributable Package: April 12, 2011 causes program error on Windows 2000

Update:Microsoft’s Visual C++ team has released workarounds on the problem. AVG has released an utility that can revert the KB2467175 update, downloadable at http://twitter.blog.avg.com/2011/04/avg-feedback-update-26411.html Avira is reporting that its AntiVir software throws “The procedure entry point FindActCtxSectionStringW could not be located in the dynamic … Continue reading

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How to solve LNK2001 errors related to Windows SDK CLSIDs

User IMFCoder wants to know how to solve a LNK2001 error related to CLSID_CMpeg4sDecMediaObject. The user has no problem linking a lib file in the project but couldn’t find which lib the CLSID is in. The Windows SDK is strangely … Continue reading

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Microsoft MVP again

Image by EJeffson via Flickr The award email is almost identical to last year’s, so I assume Microsoft would go greener and more renewable with the Microsoft MVP award program each year, maybe that’s the reason I got a frosted … Continue reading

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Visual Studio 2010: Class Wizard重返Visual C++… Control Shift X.

在消失4个版本之后,类向导终于重返Visual C++。新的功能:搜索现在可以部分匹配而不是从字符串开始匹配。 测试版还是存在一些问题,向导不是总能找到现存的函数,以致删除函数功能不是总有效。在打开很多文档的时候尝试打开Class Wizard会出现“value does not fall in expected range” 错误。再就是性能问题,打开的文档越多,类向导启动所需的时间就越长。

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Intercept the download dialog in webbrowser control

User rsd102 looks already find the solution to his question when he posted the question to CSDN, except for one missing piece. The sample he found is for overriding the global download manager, and what he need is a process … Continue reading

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