Messenger

I look to section samples, and find what this section very small. So I decide make big sample with code from codeguru.
In this sample you can find:
  • How solve "long operation problem"? Simples example you find in file AppIdle.cpp
  • You use Recordset? Is little bit tough, so look to file MailMessage.cpp [LoadDAO, SaverDAO].
  • How make splitters in splitter? Look to MainFrm.cpp [OnCreateClient].
  • Need build version? Look to Messenger.cpp [CAbout::OnInitDialog]
  • Use registry, how demands WinLogo? Look to Messenger.cpp [CMessengerApp::InitInstance]
  • Template window, it is possible? Look to PropDlg.cpp
  • Automatically link with library. Look to file WNetEnum.


  • Some of the classes used here
    1. Coolmenu
    1.1. Cool menu by Paul DiLascia
    1.2. Custom caption by Paul DiLascia
    1.3. SubclassWindow with hook by Paul DiLascia
    2. ToolBarEx
    2.1. Toolbar extension by Joerg Koenig
    3. TreeCtrl
    3.1. Tree control extension [TreeCtrlEx + TreeCursor] parsed from MFC samples by Audrius Vasiliauskas
    3.2. Multiply selection tree control [MultiSelTreeCtrl] by Bendik Engebretsen
    3.3. ToolTips tree control [ToolTipsTreeCtr] by Audrius Vasiliauskas And Zafir Anjum
    3.4. Custom draw tree control [CustomTreeCtrl] by ...
    3.5. Setting individual properties for tree items [ColorTreeCtrl] by Audrius Vasiliauskas
    4. Wnet
    4.1. Windows network resource enum [WNetEnum + WNetResource]
    5. Tray
    5.1. How use system tray? [SystemTray] by Chris Maunder
    6. ListCtrl
    6.1. List control extension [ListCtrlEx] parsed from MFC samples by Audrius Vasiliauskas
    7. MailsSlot
    7.1. Mail slot function wrapper by PJ Naughter
    8. Persistence
    8.1. Save and loads program position [PersistenceFrame] by David Carballo
    9. NetworkTreeCtrl
    9.1. Browse network and shows in the tree. Use tree control extension and windows network enumeration [NetworkTreeCtrl] by Audrius Vasiliauskas
    10. TitledMenu
    10.1. Titled menu from codeguru.
    11. DaoExtensions
    11.1. DaoRecordset wrapper [DAOExtensions] by Audrius Vasiliauskas
    11.2. I want create table in Access database [DaoRecordsetCreate] by Audrius Vasiliauskas
    11.3. I want read OLE picture from Access database [SteamDIB] by MS and Audrius Vasiliauskas
    12. StealhFrame.
    12.1. I want remove program from taskbar [StealhFrame] by Audrius Vasiliauskas and Internet
    13. PropertiesDlg
    13.1. I want window like printer device settings.
    13.2. I want make template window and use in dialog and properties sheet.
    14. ColorPicker
    14.1. Color picker like MS Word by Chris Maunder
    15. Version
    15.1. I want build version.


    How to use the program
    You need a network to have some use of it.

  • In menu "View" you can see custom checkbox.
  • In menu "Tools\Refresh Network Tree" item enabled only if focus is in the left panel. After pressing that item you fill network tree control [of cause if you computer switched to network].
  • In network tree control you can select computer and send message [write message in the toolbar].
  • In list control press right mouse button and from popup menu delete list items.
  • In "Tools\Properties Dialog" you can change Access DB file place in the disk [In tree: Properties\Program properties\Enter DB file name.
  • 
    
    
    

    Download source - 293KB

    Date Posted: 06/14/98



    Comments

    • Make messages TEXT BIGGER.

      Posted by Legacy on 02/18/2003 12:00am

      Originally posted by: Paul Vitiello

      How can I make the input text for a message larger than it is?

      Thanks

      Reply
    • change back color in tree selection

      Posted by Legacy on 01/24/2001 12:00am

      Originally posted by: Swapnil Gaur

      How I can change the selection color of Tree item ?
      (The bachgroune color of selected item)

      Reply
    • How do I make mail.mdb?

      Posted by Legacy on 06/21/1999 12:00am

      Originally posted by: ChangYoung Jung

      I don't know the design of mail.mdb.
      and when I clicked "refresh network" menu, this program was
      hanging.
      How do I fix this problem?

      Reply
    Leave a Comment
    • Your email address will not be published. All fields are required.

    Top White Papers and Webcasts

    • Learn How A Global Entertainment Company Saw a 448% ROI Every business today uses software to manage systems, deliver products, and empower employees to do their jobs. But software inevitably breaks, and when it does, businesses lose money -- in the form of dissatisfied customers, missed SLAs or lost productivity. PagerDuty, an operations performance platform, solves this problem by helping operations engineers and developers more effectively manage and resolve incidents across a company's global operations. …

    • Live Event Date: December 18, 2014 @ 2:00 p.m. ET / 11:00 a.m. PT The Internet of Things (IoT) incorporates physical devices into business processes using predictive analytics. While it relies heavily on existing Internet technologies, it differs by including physical devices, specialized protocols, physical analytics, and a unique partner network. To capture the real business value of IoT, the industry must move beyond customized projects to general patterns and platforms. Check out this upcoming webcast …

    Most Popular Programming Stories

    More for Developers

    RSS Feeds