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To write GUI applications for Microsoft .NET you'll use Windows Forms. Windows Forms are a new style of application built around classes in the .NET Framework class library's System.WinForms namespace. They have a programming model all their own that is cleaner, more robust, and more consistent than models based on the Win32 API or MFC, and they run in the managed environment of the .NET Common Language Runtime (CLR). This article details what Windows Forms are all about, from the programming model to Microsoft Intermediate Language and the JIT compiler. Two applications using forms, event handlers, anchors and persistence are built step by step.
MSDN Magazine February 2001
Microsoft Visual Studio 2005 Version 8.0.50727.42
Microsoft .NET Framework Version 2.0.50727
Word 2003 Interop
I am trying to recreate the "AmbiguousMember" example from p. 31 of Whitechapel's "MS .NET Development for MS Office" using VB instead of VC#.
This involves implementing an event handler for the Word Quit event. In the event handler, I need to toggle the Enabled state of two buttons. This causes the following error:
A first chance exception of type 'System.InvalidOperationException' occurred in System.Windows.Forms.dll
The code behind the Form1 form is shown below. Form1 has two buttons: Button1 "Run Word"; Button2 "Quit Word". The event handler is intended to clean up if the user quits the Word application, and reset the buttons.
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Windows Azure is already helping many companies move their apps into the cloud. We'll share some of the tips and tricks that we discovered working with customers on real-world migrations.
George Huey, Wade Wegner
MSDN Magazine August 2010
This article describes how to use the Windows Touch API and related APIs to enhance mobile application. The discussion focuses on general usability, object selection and implementing a natural user interface.
MSDN Magazine December 2009
See how Windows Forms applications can be adapted to use the new .NET Add-in framework (System.AddIn) this month.
MSDN Magazine July 2008
In this article, author John Torjo presents a guide to his C++ GUI library called eGUI++ and explains how it makes user interface programming easier.
MSDN Magazine June 2008
When using global applications, people want to communicate with others on their terms, in their own languages. Unicode 5.0 brings that ideal closer to reality.
Julie D. Allen, Michael S. Kaplan, Cathy Wissink
MSDN Magazine January 2007
Spy++ displays Win32 information such as window classes, styles, and messages. Now you can get that same functionality for managed code using our ManagedSpy. Get it here.
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