Posted on 1998-11-24
Medium Priority
Last Modified: 2013-11-15
we have developed database engine in 'C'on 16 bit platform,now we need to port  this application  to 32 bit platform.Please give us the idea how to do it and also suggest specific tools and books for this task.
please send the reoly to my e-mail address.
Question by:padmini
  • 4
  • 2

Author Comment

ID: 1254592
please give us detailed information regarding the question we posed
LVL 11

Expert Comment

ID: 1254593
First, search MSVC online help for the topic "Porting 16-Bit Code to 32-Bit Windows".  It contains a fair amount of information that will help you.

If you prefer online docs, check the following URLs:

Accessing the info requires registration to MSDN online but it is free and mostly painless.

>> please send the reoly to my e-mail address.
That would be hard given that you haven't disclosed your address.  However, EE should send you notification messages as

Author Comment

ID: 1254594
Thankyou Sir,for reply.But,we are not satisfied with your reply.
We need detailed information & if,there is any book regarding porting ,please reply back.I am waiting for your precise answer.
Get your problem seen by more experts

Be seen. Boost your question’s priority for more expert views and faster solutions

LVL 11

Accepted Solution

alexo earned 200 total points
ID: 1254595
Hmmm...  Did you read the URLs?  They *do* contain detailed instructions.  I don't think there is a better reference.

However, if you insist on a book, check this one:  "Porting to Win32: A Guide to Making Your Applications Ready for the 32-Bit Future of Windows" by Thomas Lauer.  ISBN: 0387945725
LVL 11

Expert Comment

ID: 1254596
If the link does not work, try www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/0387945725
LVL 11

Expert Comment

ID: 1254597
And the autograder hits again!


Featured Post

Upgrade your Question Security!

Your question, your audience. Choose who sees your identity—and your question—with question security.

Question has a verified solution.

Are you are experiencing a similar issue? Get a personalized answer when you ask a related question.

Have a better answer? Share it in a comment.

Join & Write a Comment

There are literally thousands of Exchange recovery applications out there. So how do you end up picking one that’s ideal for your business & purpose? By carefully scouting the product’s features, the benefits it offers you, & reading ample reviews f…
This applies to Dell but may also apply to other manufacturers as well. We ran across a few machines that just dropped recently it trust relationship with the server. After doing the basic removing and joining the domain again, it changed to No logo…
The viewer will learn how to successfully download and install the SARDU utility on Windows 7, without downloading adware.
Planning to migrate your EDB file(s) to a new or an existing Outlook PST file? This video will guide you how to convert EDB file(s) to PST. Besides this, it also describes, how one can easily search any item(s) from multiple folders or mailboxes…

623 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question