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Developping GUI in VC++ 6

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Can anyone tell me a good place where I can find tutorials to make a graphical interface, with VC++ 6 ?

Thanks....
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Question by:David MacDonald
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by:ntdragon
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you mean mfc?
i don't know about that but try c++builder it's much easyer for gui
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by:David MacDonald
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C builder?,

sorry for the ignorance, do you talk about Borland?
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by:ntdragon
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yep borland c++builder very easy to use for GUI
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mflam earned 10 total points
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If you want to try out MFC:
Here's how:
1. Make an MFC app.
2. Choose the "dialog based".
3. Pull a button onto the dialog.
4. Change it's name and double click it.
5. accept the "onButton" or whatever.
6. Enter your code. (example:)
  MessageBox (NULL, "Hi", "Bye", MB_OK);

Then there's the non dialog based MFC.
Here you need to add a "class" and "member variable" to your code, to manipulate your controls with MFC.
You either go to the MSDN tutorial on MFC. (It's on the CD or at http://msdn.microsoft.com)

Or DevCentral.com...

If you want to get more complicated,
go to http://www.codeguru.com
But only after you went thru a tutorial.

Enjoy. (You'll get more jobs knowing MFC).
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by:David MacDonald
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Thank to you two, I will take a look at both MFC and Borland, anyway, i'll probably have to translate my prog for it to work on Linux...

Thanks again...
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