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Know any websites that offers knowledge in CreatFileMapping, Mapviewoffile,Createmutex (kinda stuff) ... what's their return value, their function and information like that ?
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You can read the help in VC.
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by:rwilson032697
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tangyw is right - thei Win32 help has very good coverage of these topics.

Cheers,

Raymond.

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Well, the VC help has got several drawbacks:
1. It is available only if you buy VC (duh!)
2. It is static (not updated).
3. In versions 5 and 6 it is HUGE and SLOW.

You can find the help online (adresses points 1 and 2) at http://premium.microsoft.com/msdn/library (note that it requires a one-time registration process that is free and takes a couple of minutes).

You can also download the WIN32 docs as a winhelp file (adresses points 1 and 3) from http://www.inprise.com/devsupport/borlandcpp/patches/BC52HLP1.ZIP (it does not document all the latest bells and whistles though).

Between your compiler's help, the winhelp file and the MSDN site you'll be covered.
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By the way, this question should have been posted to the windows programming area because it has nothing to do with the C language.
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Hello?
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by:alexo
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Any reason for the bad grade?
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