Child Frame windows, MDI App
Posted on 2003-10-28
I create an MDI app, with no doc view support, select all defaults.
I get a default About dialog.
I can move/drag this dlg out of the main mdi frame.
how do i create a form (and say launch it from the menu) that will behave like an mdi child (i.e. stay inside teh main frame.) just like a child frame window. I wish to add simple controls (text boxes, comboboxes, tab ctrls ...) on this form. So i would like to use the resource editor the way we use it to develop dialog boxes.
i work in mfc like one month out of a yr. and am eager to hear that most beginers get lost in the doc-view architecture, which is actually supposed to help. Honestly, i find plain windows programing more understandable than mfc prog. comments/arguments welcome.