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I have a list of items I have stored in a CList in my projects CMyprojectApp's class. I want to display this list in the dialog display. I assume the best way is in the OnDraw member function.

However, I can't 'get to' my list in the App class!? How do I get to it?

Or is this a bad design, and should I be building my list somewhere else?... the list is created by reading in a text file of items during program startup.
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thresher_shark earned 200 total points
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No problemo:

((CMyApp *) AfxGetApp ())->m_Yourlist

If you have questions, please feel free to ask :-)
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by:gunn
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Ahhhhhh, jeez. I tried this, but it seems I didn't cast it to my app! ((CMyApp *)  doh!

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hehe.  Oh well, at least you got it working.
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