Click here to Skip to main content
15,882,209 members

Articles by peterchen (Articles: 20, Tip/Trick: 1)

Articles: 20, Tip/Trick: 1

RSS Feed

Average article rating: 4.79

31 Jan 2007   Updated: 31 Jan 2007   Rating: 4.67/5    Votes: 10   Popularity: 4.45
Licence: CPOL    Views: 51,285     Bookmarked: 17   Downloaded: 0
Please Sign up or sign in to vote.
900 pages that fill the gap between the coder and the developer.
Desktop Programming
MFC
9 Oct 2001   Updated: 29 Nov 2004   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 24   Popularity: 6.81
Licence: CPOL    Views: 128,414     Bookmarked: 47   Downloaded: 3,950
Please Sign up or sign in to vote.
Do your users a favor - add snapping edges to MDI child windows (or anywhere else).
19 Jun 2004   Updated: 9 Sep 2005   Rating: 4.88/5    Votes: 29   Popularity: 6.83
Licence: CPOL    Views: 159,355     Bookmarked: 78   Downloaded: 3,632
Please Sign up or sign in to vote.
A wrapper class for path strings based on (and improving) the Shell Lightweight utility API.
16 May 2000   Updated: 6 May 2002   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 17   Popularity: 6.15
Licence: CPOL    Views: 121,941     Bookmarked: 79   Downloaded: 6,241
Please Sign up or sign in to vote.
An easy-to-use control to display bitmaps (stretch, scale, tile)
Windows Forms
29 Mar 2009   Updated: 4 May 2009   Rating: 4.67/5    Votes: 15   Popularity: 5.35
Licence: CPOL    Views: 51,106     Bookmarked: 39   Downloaded: 512
Please Sign up or sign in to vote.
A WinForms user control that implements the details of file handling commands for any document-centric application
3 Oct 2010   Updated: 9 Oct 2010   Rating: 4.33/5    Votes: 3   Popularity: 2.07
Licence: CPOL    Views: 29,680     Bookmarked: 18   Downloaded: 568
Please Sign up or sign in to vote.
An update the class core for editing Visual Studio's MRU list
WTL
19 Jan 2003   Updated: 19 Jan 2003   Rating: 4.91/5    Votes: 155   Popularity: 10.69
Licence: CPOL    Views: 1,118,955     Bookmarked: 397   Downloaded: 6,869
Please Sign up or sign in to vote.
Setting up doxygen, a free tool to document your code, in a few simple steps.
Multimedia
GDI
4 Oct 2004   Updated: 16 Nov 2004   Rating: 4.96/5    Votes: 41   Popularity: 7.71
Licence: Not specified    Views: 228,115     Bookmarked: 56   Downloaded: 1,329
Please Sign up or sign in to vote.
Using boost, we can write "almost perfect" wrappers for GDI and other resource handles, in a few lines of code.
Programming Languages
C#
21 Apr 2007   Updated: 16 Dec 2007   Rating: 4.54/5    Votes: 20   Popularity: 5.70
Licence: CPOL    Views: 133,907     Bookmarked: 26   Downloaded: 545
Please Sign up or sign in to vote.
A small code generator generating the necessary overloads for default parameters
19 Apr 2007   Updated: 6 Jun 2008   Rating: 4.81/5    Votes: 13   Popularity: 5.00
Licence: CPOL    Views: 50,051     Bookmarked: 20   Downloaded: 526
Please Sign up or sign in to vote.
Improving Josh Beach's Visual Studio Project List editor
7 May 2008   Updated: 23 Apr 2010   Rating: 4.92/5    Votes: 19   Popularity: 6.18
Licence: CPOL    Views: 69,850     Bookmarked: 35   Downloaded: 593
Please Sign up or sign in to vote.
An update to a stand-alone tool for editing Visual Studio's MRU list
3 Jan 2006   Updated: 28 Jan 2006   Rating: 4.70/5    Votes: 27   Popularity: 6.65
Licence: CPOL    Views: 352,926     Bookmarked: 107   Downloaded: 5,914
Please Sign up or sign in to vote.
A generic 1:(0..N) tree container with change events and automatic updating of a TreeView.
15 Aug 2006   Updated: 2 Aug 2008   Rating: 4.59/5    Votes: 23   Popularity: 6.16
Licence: CPOL    Views: 170,345     Bookmarked: 99   Downloaded: 433
Please Sign up or sign in to vote.
Link source code comments to your bug tracker, MSDN, development Wiki and more.
C++
23 Apr 2002   Updated: 23 Apr 2002   Rating: 4.87/5    Votes: 22   Popularity: 6.34
Licence: CPOL    Views: 143,624     Bookmarked: 45   Downloaded: 2,593
Please Sign up or sign in to vote.
RCStamp is a flexible command line tool to modify the FILEVERSION entries in a .rc Resource script (source included)
6 Jul 2004   Updated: 6 Jul 2004   Rating: 4.38/5    Votes: 14   Popularity: 5.02
Licence: CPOL    Views: 54,972     Bookmarked: 31   Downloaded: 1,339
Please Sign up or sign in to vote.
Editing environment strings like PATH, INCLUDE and LIB is painful? Not anymore.
8 Jan 2011   Updated: 11 Apr 2012   Rating: 4.87/5    Votes: 60   Popularity: 8.65
Licence: CPOL    Views: 156,342     Bookmarked: 124   Downloaded: 2,413
Please Sign up or sign in to vote.
Conversion of and musing about common Windows time formats
27 Sep 2004   Updated: 27 Sep 2004   Rating: 4.93/5    Votes: 122   Popularity: 10.19
Licence: CPOL    Views: 1,058,209     Bookmarked: 227   Downloaded: 2,526
Please Sign up or sign in to vote.
A beginner's introduction to the smart pointers provided by the boost library.
C++/CLI
3 Jan 2003   Updated: 3 Jan 2003   Rating: 4.80/5    Votes: 46   Popularity: 7.79
Licence: Not specified    Views: 219,527     Bookmarked: 102   Downloaded: 0
Please Sign up or sign in to vote.
What it is, why you need it, and how to sell to your boss?
SQL
5 Sep 2012   Updated: 7 Sep 2012   Rating: 4.90/5    Votes: 14   Popularity: 5.62
Licence: CPOL    Views: 34,865     Bookmarked: 15   Downloaded: 154
Please Sign up or sign in to vote.
ORDER BY what-the-user-said
XML
23 Dec 2006   Updated: 21 Mar 2007   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 16   Popularity: 5.88
Licence: CPOL    Views: 53,192     Bookmarked: 46   Downloaded: 375
Please Sign up or sign in to vote.
Full control over addins loaded into VS2002-2005 - for power users or addin developers

Average blogs rating:

No blogs have been submitted.

Average tips rating: 5.00

C++
12 Jan 2010   Updated: 12 Jan 2010   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 4   Popularity: 3.01
Licence: CPOL    Views: 16,170     Bookmarked: 3   Downloaded: 0
Please Sign up or sign in to vote.
Reusable safe_bool implementation

Average reference rating:

No reference articles have been posted.

Average project rating:

No projects have been posted.
Klippel
Germany Germany
Peter is tired of being called "Mr. Chen", even so certain individuals insist on it. No, he's not chinese.

Peter has seen lots of boxes you youngsters wouldn't even accept as calculators. He is proud of having visited the insides of a 16 Bit Machine.

In his spare time he ponders new ways of turning groceries into biohazards, or tries to coax South American officials to add some stamps to his passport.

Beyond these trivialities Peter works for Klippel[^], a small german company that wants to make mankind happier by selling them novel loudspeaker measurement equipment.


Where are you from?[^]



Please, if you are using one of my articles for anything, just leave me a comment. Seeing that this stuff is actually useful to someone is what keeps me posting and updating them.
Should you happen to not like it, tell me, too