.NET Tutorials, Forums, Interview Questions And Answers
Welcome :Guest
Sign In
Win Surprise Gifts!!!

Top 5 Contributors of the Month
Gaurav Pal
Post New Web Links

C++ Attributes: Make COM Programming a Breeze with New Feature in Visual Studio .NET

Posted By:      Posted Date: August 21, 2010    Points: 0   Category :ASP.Net

C++ attributes in Visual Studio .NET are used to generate C++ code through attribute providers. Attribute providers generate code for COM classes, and the code is injected by the C++ compiler at compile time. This has the effect of reducing the amount of code that you need to write. In addition, with C++ attributes you no longer need to maintain separate IDL and RGS files, which makes project management simpler. This article explains C++ attributes, the process used by the attribute provider to generate code, and the code that is automatically generated. It also covers how attributes affect the registration process, how attributes can be used to generate code module entry points, and how connection points can be implemented using C++ attributes. Also explained is how these features contribute to the Unified Event Model for the .NET platform.

Richard Grimes

MSDN Magazine April 2001

View Complete Post

More Related Resource Links

SharePoint 2010 Forum: Using Visual Studio with SharePoint and Other Programming

Check out four new forums for SharePoint 2010 developers and IT pros.

make a form parent to all other forms in visual studio c#

i have created 2 forms child.cs and parent.cs. I have added the menustrip in parent form. I want that menu strip to be displayed in the child form also. How can i do that? Or else I want to make the parent.cs as the common form to my child.cs. Please help me with the coding that i can understand

how to deploy feature without visual studio?



if im building a workflow or any other feature in visual studio im receiving a *.wsp file.

is that all what i need to deploy and activate a feature with stsadm?


i dont think so?? cause what about the elements.xml file and so on? how can i implement this file and so on?

How can I make my Visual Studio Workflow update my External List that I created in SPD


I am creating a workflow VS2010 that can write to regular SP Lists however, when I try to have it write to my External List it does not work?


Leland Usher SharePoint Developer/Administrator

"Open in Expression Blend" feature in Visual Studio does not work

When I right click on a xaml I do not see the option "Open in Expression Blend". I have installed and reinstalled and reinstalled ... Expression Studio Ultimate (licensed under Dreamspark) but I saw no solution for this problem.

Visual Studio 2010 - Multi-Value AD Attributes


I have been beating my head for a while trying to figure this out...

What is the proper syntax to assign/append/remove/clear a multi-value attribute using Visual Studio 2010?  

The old syntax in VB/HTA (for appending) was: "objGroup.PutEx ADS_PROPERTY_APPEND, "ValueName", Array(Value)"

In Visual Studio 2010, it converts that line into this: "objGroup.PutEx(ADS_PROPERTY_APPEND, "ValueName", Array(Value))" but it does not understand the "Array(Value)" requirement.

ASP.NET 4 and Visual Studio 2010 Web Development Beta 2 Overview

Many exciting changes for ASP.NET are coming in the .NET Framework version 4. This document gives an overview of many of the new features that are included in the Beta 2 release of the .NET Framework 4 and of Visual Studio 2010.

Visual Studio 2010 Beta 2

This is a big deal. This isn't ".NET 3.6" - there are a lot of improvements of .NET 4, and it's not just "pile on a bunch of features so you get overwhelmed." I've been working with and talking to many of the teams involved and even though it's a cheesy thing to say, this is a really customer-focused release.

ASP 4 - Whirlwind Tour around .NET 4 (and Visual Studio 2010) Beta 1

There's a lot of stuff that's new and added in .NET 4, but not in that "overwhelming-I-need-to-relearn-everything" way. More in that, "oh, this is way easier/simpler now" way. Like, moving data around with ADO.NET DataServices is easy, binding with client templates is easy, there's F# if you need it, the "dynamic" keyword if you need it, Silverlight's already installed, oh, and the parallel stuff will freak you out, but in a good way.

Short Overview of SharePoint Features in Visual Studio 2010

As you probably know, Visual Studio 2010 was announced earlier this week and it contains a lot of cool features and project templates for SharePoint developers. Below is a short overview for some of the SharePoint development related features and project templates.

Visual Studio Add-In for Web Parts Generation

This article will introduce you to a new Visual Studio 2005/2008 add-in that can be used for Web Parts generation based on a prepared ASCX control/template. The add-in should allow Web Part developers to easily make Web Parts using the Visual Studio HTML designer. It should save you a lot of time and make Web Part development an enjoying experience even for beginners.

This article is written in the form of a step-by-step tutorial. It will give beginners a chance to successfully make, deploy, and try their first Web Parts, and will save some time for advanced users as you can always run into challenges when working with SharePoint.

Code spelling checker extension for visual studio 2010

Building a spelling checker for source code as an extension for visual studio 2010.

Download and Share Visual Studio Color Schemes

The good news is that Visual Studio allows you to completely customize the editor background and text colors to whatever you want - allowing you to tweak them to create the experience that is "just right" for your eyes and personality. You can then optionally export/import your color scheme preferences to an XML file via the Tools->Import and Export Settings menu command.

Visual Studio Shortcut Keys

The following tables describe the shortcut keys in the Microsoft Dynamics AX Debugger.

Visual Studio closes itself by opening aspx-Page designer after Windows Update


Hey Guys,

I've a problem with my Visual Studio.

On the 13th of August 2010 i installed a Windows update on my vista sp2 pc. For this date my Visual Studio 2008 sp 1 always has closed itself by opening an aspx-page in designer view. There is no error message just closing the window. I restored a backup of my windows from the time before updating it and it helped, i could open aspx pages in the design view till the update has been installed again automatically after rebooting the pc. I can't disable windows updates, cause it's my pc at work and safety is very important. I hope you could help me out of this disaster.



Visual Studio 2008 Memory problems


My memory in task manager reaches about 900,000K  and I don't know why it does this. Definately slows everything down, especially when I rebuild my tableAdapters, takes about 30 seconds sometimes to rebuild the project.

is it possible to convert whole visual studio 2008 web site project to visual studio 2010 web site p


is it possible to convert whole visual studio 2008 web site project to visual studio 2010 web site project


my current project references




i have a very annoying iis problem

iis server stops working until app pool is recycled


i am hoping that new visual studio (net framework 4.0) may solve this very annoying unsolveable problem


ASP.NetWindows Application  .NET Framework  C#  VB.Net  ADO.Net  
Sql Server  SharePoint  Silverlight  Others  All   

Hall of Fame    Twitter   Terms of Service    Privacy Policy    Contact Us    Archives   Tell A Friend