Solved

Play Video in Visual C++ .NET

Posted on 2004-10-10
4
414 Views
Last Modified: 2013-11-25

Currently i'm developing a video album using Visual C++ .NET form. A user can create a new album and add any video files (i.e AVI) to the album, and view it in the form. So, i'm just wondering how can I play a video files in the form that I created. Any sample code would be great. Thanks in advance.
0
Comment
Question by:fhmat19
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
  • 2
  • 2
4 Comments
 
LVL 6

Expert Comment

by:Svetlin_Panayotov
ID: 12271935
0
 

Author Comment

by:fhmat19
ID: 12273401
I believed that the program from that link is using MFC. Is it possible for me to combine it with my program, which using Form under .NET environment.
0
 
LVL 6

Accepted Solution

by:
Svetlin_Panayotov earned 500 total points
ID: 12274058
Well - this won't compile with your Windows Forms app - but if you take a look at the source (EasyPlayer.cpp) - you'll have at least some reference on how to use MCI.
There's also good article on how to port MFC controls to Windows Forms - again Code Project - http://www.codeproject.com/managedcpp/mfcandwindowsforms.asp

I also forgot to mention the other way around - just use media player as ActiveX control - right click on your toolbox, select add/remove items and in the COM tab find media player.The control is really easy to use.
0
 

Author Comment

by:fhmat19
ID: 12275282
Yeah, I think I just gonna use the Windows Media Player thing. It seems easier. Thanks man.....
0

Featured Post

Revamp Your Training Process

Drastically shorten your training time with WalkMe's advanced online training solution that Guides your trainees to action.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

This article describes how to add a user-defined command button to the Windows 7 Explorer toolbar.  In the previous article (http://www.experts-exchange.com/A_2172.html), we saw how to put the Delete button back there where it belongs.  "Delete" is …
This article surveys and compares options for encoding and decoding base64 data.  It includes source code in C++ as well as examples of how to use standard Windows API functions for these tasks. We'll look at the algorithms — how encoding and decodi…
This is Part 3 in a 3-part series on Experts Exchange to discuss error handling in VBA code written for Excel. Part 1 of this series discussed basic error handling code using VBA. http://www.experts-exchange.com/videos/1478/Excel-Error-Handlin…
NetCrunch network monitor is a highly extensive platform for network monitoring and alert generation. In this video you'll see a live demo of NetCrunch with most notable features explained in a walk-through manner. You'll also get to know the philos…

690 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