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20 Mar 2016
Afzaal Ahmad Zeeshan
In this episode I am going to talk about using graphical applications in Mono. The graphical framework to use would be Windows Forms.
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20 Dec 2011
Giorgi Dalakishvili
Bugs in System.Diagnostics.Process Class
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5 Oct 2014
morzel
How to shoot paintball marker with relay, Arduino and .NET Winforms
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24 Apr 2011
Wayne Ye
Personal Schedule Management Tool
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11 Apr 2010
Mohammad Elsheimy
Give the user the flexibility to design his sheet, report, bill, invoice, whatever.
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3 Aug 2010
Raymund Macaalay
User Impersonation in Windows Forms Application
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20 Oct 2011
Manjuke Fernando
Design forms beyond the size of our development machine's screen resolution
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10 Jan 2014
Nitesh Luharuka
How to move a Windows forms by dragging
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7 Apr 2014
Nick Cosentino
IronPython: A quick WinForms introduction
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20 Oct 2011
Manjuke Fernando
How to show properties of a class on a PropertyGrid
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2 Apr 2010
Ali BaderEddin
How To Get All Site Urls Without Creating an SPSite object?
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30 Mar 2011
Chris_Green
Understanding BackgroundWorker threads and how to encapsulate your own thread class
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2 Apr 2011
Chris_Green
How to start a WinForm Hidden
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4 Jan 2012
zenwalker1985
Refactoring Hooking and Unhooking Events TIP
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29 Aug 2012
Code Artist
(AGauge) WinForms Gauge control
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7 Dec 2011
Akos Orban
A TextBox for numbers with built-in mathematical expression evaluation
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21 May 2010
Mohammad Elsheimy
VB.NET and C# + twitto; a simple desktop Twitter
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7 Sep 2010
Ernest Poletaev
How to load and use custom font, embedded in assembly resources
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2 Apr 2010
Ali BaderEddin
There are two very common ways of telling the user that your application is busy. One is to show a progress bar that gets updated based on the progress getting done, and another is to show the "Waiting" cursor while the application is doing work.
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27 Dec 2010
Arik Poznanski
Windows Ribbon for WinForms v2.5 Released – New Events Mechanism
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12 Aug 2011
George Mamaladze
PLINQ cancelability & responsiveness in WinForms
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7 Sep 2010
Ernest Poletaev
How to load and use font, not installed in the system?
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2 Apr 2010
Ali BaderEddin
Take advantage of SPList.ImageUrl and SPFile.IconUrl to improve the user experience of WinForm apps for SharePoint.
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25 Sep 2010
Ernest Poletaev
How to use ICSharpCode.TextEditor, free, easy to use, extendable and good quality syntax highlighting control for .NET program.
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29 Nov 2011
Akos Orban
A DataGridView control with built-in Filtering
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2 Apr 2011
Chris_Green
AfxGetMainWnd in C#
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2 Apr 2010
Ali BaderEddin
The Windows Forms ListView control doesn't provide column sorting functionality. This article shows how to implement sorting while taking field type into consideration (sort by date, number, ...)
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4 Apr 2010
Mohammad Elsheimy
A brief discussion of RSS. Incorporating RSS into a simple RSS bar control written in VB.NET.
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27 Nov 2011
Dinesh K Mandal
Using MemoryCache in .NET 4.0
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15 May 2011
Nathan Gloyn
If you’re one of those devs that slaps a ConfigurationManager.AppSettings in the middle of a class, then stop, please just stop.
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2 Apr 2010
Ali BaderEddin
XML Editor with syntax highlighting
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14 Nov 2010
pytelg
This post describes how to execute unmanaged C++ OpenGL drawing on Windows Forms and WPF to achieve very fast and reliable graphics rendering over stunning GUI done in WPF or Windows Forms.
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18 May 2010
Mohammad Elsheimy
Learn how to allow your form to be draggable from its body
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25 Nov 2009
Joel Ivory Johnson
A quick implementation of FindControl for Windows Forms.
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3 Apr 2010
Inaki Ayucar
Oriented Button in Windows Forms
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31 Jul 2010
atverma
Criteria behind choosing IDisposable, IComponent, Component, MarshalByValueComponent and base Control classes(System.Windows.Form.Control and System.Web.UI.Control) while implementing a Class
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11 May 2009
Wes Aday
Winforms – Model-View-Presenter – A tutorial
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8 Feb 2013
zenwalker1985
A small tool called BoxCop which is basically a static analyzer just like FxCop
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2 Apr 2010
Ali BaderEddin
When changing collections in an object through PropertyGrid, the PropertyChanged event doesn't get called.
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9 Apr 2011
Qwertie
UpdateControls not only keeps your GUI up-to-date, but it also separates the GUI from the rest of the code better than any framework I have seen before.
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23 Sep 2019
Shameel
This article introduces you to BrowserSelector, an open source app that acts like a bootstrap to associate urls to different browsers installed on your machine,.