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What "Hello World" is to the console, the "Bouncing Ball" is to the Graphical User Interface. Nothing fancy, the ball is created via a call to the API function ellipse() and then bounced within the confines of the windows form. For the DEV C++ crowd: Let me know if you …
by vegaseat 1,720 in Software Development ()
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This is my xml parsor class: public class DataHandler { static XmlSerializer serializer; public static void Initialize() { serializer = new XmlSerializer( typeof( dataset ) ); serializer.UnknownNode += new XmlNodeEventHandler( serializer_UnknownNode ); serializer.UnknownAttribute += new XmlAttributeEventHandler( serializer_UnknownAttribute ); } public static void ReadXML( string filename ) { FileStream fs = …
by Devon_3 in Microsoft Windows ()
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I was playing Dying Light and just paused the game for a bit and was eating. when come back the game had freeze, mouse too, nothing moved. Tried to collapse the screen of they laptop with the hope that it probably would resume the laptop in normal state of work. …
by altjen in Hardware ()
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.... **dilemma**! my 6 month old dell inspiron series 3000 laptop windows 8.1 won't boot up? it gets to the black screen with the windows logo on and at the bottom of the screen it says "Preparing Automatic Repair" but it sticks there...? It hasnt got a built in cd/dvd …
by tracyleigh.vlok in Hardware and Software ()
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I dont know why but my young brother laptop (Dell) keeps turning the FN button back to default, I mean, the buttons fn+F1 fn+F2 fn+F3 (mute, volume down and volume up). turn volume just by pressing them, not the FN button. It used to work the vice versa. I changed …
by altjen in Hardware and Software ()
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Hi. When I startup my windows 10 and log into my account, my desktop doesn't seem to be visible. It's just a black screen. There are no icons and no taskbar. When I try to open task manager, I can see it cursor loading for a split second meaning something …
by Project_1 in Microsoft Windows ()
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Hi I know this may have been posted on here before, and if it has I am sorry! Anyway, have discovered this evening that my laptop has started suddenly shutting down. The first time it happened I was browsing the web and it had been on for 40-45 mins when …
by Ryan_18 in Hardware ()
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Hi everybody, A friend has given me, almost 2 years back, a splitted parts for a couple of PCs. Almost 2~3 monitors, 3 PC cases, and some other PC-related components which I'm not aware of. 2 days back, I decided to check them, assemble, to bring them back to life …
by Mahmood AlBunni in Hardware ()
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hi, I am fighting around with setting a property on sound device via registry edit. I know its located at [HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\MMDevices\Audio\Render\{ab701278-c48d-41cd-b68c-8466465f06e4}\FxProperties] i found that the setting is "{fc52a749-4be9-4510-896e-966ba6525980},3"=hex:0b,00,8f,f0,01,00,00,00,ff,ff,00,00 what changes is ff,ff to 00,00, that is ok, but also the 3rd, and 4th value change, but i did not discover …
by gotschai in Microsoft Windows ()
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Hi again, i'm really confused between Product Id and Product Key. It is good when you're Product Id changed when you reinstall the OS?but still the same Product Key? Is Product ID really important when it comes in Legal Issue.
by Jessica_16 in Hardware and Software ()
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Hi, i would like to ask if i reinstall my Windows 7, does the product Id & License key change also??I'm not really familiar with software. ^_^
by Jessica_16 in Hardware and Software ()
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Hi all I have an old windows server 2003 (32bit) with a shared folder containing an executable. The exe is old and I think possibly 16bit. I am trying to run the exe on a networked pc through a mapped folder / network location. The pc is running win 7 …
by waves 11 in Microsoft Windows ()
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Hi Guys. I'm trying to suspend a process by it name, but I found the sample that demontrate this using ProcessId. The problem is that I don't know the process ID of the process I want to suspend/resume. [Here is a sample I used.](https://social.msdn.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/cdde6cef-3971-40a6-b4dd-02db963868ce/suspend-an-application?forum=vbgeneral)
by Mr.M 32 in Software Development ()
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Hi Dw. If there is anyone who knows how and which languagies are used to develop software's like word processing, Excel, Access, basically things like Office suite. I know Linux has their own different tools for office, as well as Microsoft as well and other OS have different Suites for …
by Mr.M 32 in Software Development ()
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Hello, I was hoping for assistance in figuring out an issue I have been having ever since upgrading my machine to Win10. Most of my BSoD are in the form of PFN_LIST_CORRUPT (0x0000004e) and another new one recetnly whcih was IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL (0x0000000a). They seem to be caused by driver ntoskrnl.exe …
by bobzorz in Hardware and Software ()
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While I'm trying to instal windows 7 on my computer it restarts automatically with an error code. And even sometimes it happens while using win xp also. The error code is 0xC00000e9
by gurupts in Hardware and Software ()
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have been looking at MSDN for onenote, but most of it , is over my head :-( i did find this https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/office/hh377180(v=office.14).aspx have been trying to get it to work, but on luck so far.... do not have MS Office installed. the idea is to get the data(mostly text) from …
by westsiderailway in Microsoft Windows ()
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I'm volunteering for a non-profit organization based in Chicago that collects community support for global initiatives through the collection of digital signatures and related supporter created profiles & data. We often have to transfer large files, more than several gigabytes, to organizations located throughout the world. The problem is some …
by Will_8 in Hardware and Software ()
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Okay, I am trying to learn Windows programming and there are all sorts of new data types that I am running into and need to learn. I'm trying to understand the point of it all and failing. If there is no point and it's just Microsoft making things difficult for …
by AssertNull 356 in Software Development ()
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I've tried disc management, manager but still not working.. What should I do????
by Ajsel in Microsoft Windows ()
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Hello I've deployed a 32-bit Windows 8.1 on VirtualBox on Windows 10, yet when I am logging in on the VM, a few seconds after the desktop appears, it starts flickering like a looping refresh, and I am unable to see any icons. Any fix for this, without having to …
by Ritesh_4 44 in Microsoft Windows ()
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Hello, I have to install Oracle Developer 2000 R2.1 on a Windows 8.1 (x64) machine to run an application developed by a third party developer, but my installation keeps on crashing. Tried running in Windows XP SP3 compatibility mode still same result. The error is as follows: "D2KQT10.ins(54): 'Statement' expected …
by Ritesh_4 44 in Databases ()
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Hello. I've recently upgraded a Windows 8.1 Pro (OEM) to Windows 10 using the Media Creation tool since I was not getting the GWX icon. Activation has been successful from the OEM key. However, there were some registry issues from the Win 8.1 install itself, and these are still present …
by Ritesh_4 44 in Microsoft Windows ()
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Hey there! I have a problem with my computer. When I start my pc, it loads fine, I can go to the BIOS, it passes the POST successfully and so on. I can run the Hiren's Boot CD with no problem and it doesn't lose signal or shuts down, but …
by RafaelSousa.13 in Hardware and Software ()
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I'm at the cottage for the summer. Out here I have a metered connection and I try to keep under 3 gig per month (or I have to pay extra). Until this year that hasn't been a problem. This year, however, I have Windows 10. With Windows 7 I could …
by Reverend Jim 1,235 in Microsoft Windows ()
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Here is the order of what happened. Some of it seems weird: 1. I downloaded a web page with Firefox Save Page As. The site should be trustwoirthy (a local newspaper). 2. I edited the HTML file with Notepad to remove everything (ads, scripts, etc) from the page except the …
by MidiMagic 579 in Microsoft Windows ()
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It's been over a year now since XP has died and i'm feeling guilty about it. I am very lucky to still have my 3 copies which are in the original cases with unused product keys, so I decided to install it on a desktop that i've been given from …
by IntegratedTweak 16 in Microsoft Windows ()
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I have a project that uses DirectSound to play streaming sound. I use SetThreadpoolWait to get a threadpool callback every time the notification (AutoReset) events are signalled. (To fill the streaming buffer with more audio). The new Win7 threadpool API requires you to use SetThreadpoolWait to schedule a new wait …
by doug65536 18 in Software Development ()
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Hi, I want to write a python program for connect to remote server (using ssh) and execute the command and return back with output. Here is my code: import sys import os from subprocess import Popen, PIPE, STDOUT from time import sleep from os import waitpid, execv, read, write #Ports …
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Is it possible to remove the downgrade option in Windows 10 ? I have upgraded from Windows 7 Pro and now I want to stay with Windows 10.
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