A mainstay of software engineering is a concept called tracing. The basic idea is that you insert statements into your code that provide information about your application while it is running. (.NET)
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In the latest CodeGuru .NET Nuts '& Bolts column, Mark covers encrypting data using the cryptography classes available through the Microsoft .NET Framework.
To acquire a low-level hook into the keyboard, there is quite a bit of cryptic information involved. Paul makes it easy by showing you the several Windows API methods and the details for accomplishing this.
Is your XML valid? The XmlValidatingReader class provides you the means to verify the validity of your XML documents and fragments. Dino Explains the details.
In Kate's newest column, learn about the CImage class, which has been added to ATL and adds enhanced bitmap support. (.NET)
Paul covers ways that you can manage the keyboard state for Visual Basic 6 and VB .NET in his newest column.
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The Transactional File System (TxF), which allows access to an NTFS file system to be conducted in a transacted manner through extensions to the Windows SDK API. MFC 10, has been extended to support TxF and related technologies. This support allows existing MFC applications to be easily extended to support kernel transactions.
Adding extra fields to an ASP.NET membership set-up doesn't have to be difficult, especially if there is only a small amount of data.
Learn how to save and retrieve BLOBS from a database with Visual Basic.NET.
This article introduces you to Big Data, Apache Hadoop and MapReduce jobs. We will also learn how to create MapReduce jobs using C#.