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  • Michaela Joy

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    For those of you who grabbed the code in the previous post, you need an update.

    HERE'S WHAT HAPPENED:

    So I started to test the code and I found a few nasty bugs. Hotkeys mysteriously not firing, double commands after closing a dialog box.

    So I spent a…
  • Michaela Joy

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    Hi All,
    There are times when I needed to get input from the user, but I didn't want to build a custom dialog box.
    So I came up with a simple solution:

    MJInputDialog.

    (Code, 142 lines)

    To use this, you will need to add the following two lines:

    (Code,…
  • Michaela Joy

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    Hi All,
    One very nice feature in an application is the ability to respond to keyboard chords. An example of the use of this technique is Visual Studio.


    To toggle regions , you would press <Ctrl+M>,'M'.

    In this post, I'm going to share a (fairly)…
  • Hi Again,

    In this post, I'm going to talk a little about color formats, and how to do conversions between them. There are a number of color formats,
    some of which only make sense in certain environment. RGBA is a color format that is best suited for…
  • Michaela Joy

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    Hi everyone.

    Lets talk about the basic structure of a .NET control.

    (Code, 20 lines)

    There are many other things done in the control constructor. If you want to see the exact code, please download the source.
    I'll post a link when I'm done blathering…
  • Michaela Joy

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    Hi All,
    Sorry I haven't posted in a while, but I've been incredibly busy working on goodies for Bitmight.


    This project started because I wanted a right-click popup menu on the drop-down part of a .NET Combobox control. So I did what I always do:
    I…