The FilePickCtrl class is very similar to what Explorer uses for views, but with some slight differences including the use of file masks, small and large icon sizes, directory-only display, and more. (The article and source code were updated.)
Latest Controls & Dialogs Articles
Single control that contains both an edit control to type in a file name and a button to browse
Latest Developer VideosMore...
Latest CodeGuru Developer Columns
Quirky and yet persistent, C++ is a language that keeps programmers coming back to it. Pick up some new ways to wrangle it into your workflow.
The Singleton pattern is very flexible. Learn to wrap it around your little finger.
Learn how to change your screen's wallpaper, screensaver, and its settings as well as change your screen's resolution.
Most developers face a grueling challenge to please their end users. We asked their top challenge is. With over 3,000 responses, the results are now available!