Recently an intern on the team I am currently working on asked me to review the code on a new solution he has been tasked to code. About a week or so later, I received the following from him via chat: On the project I sent you, I don't understand what you mean by use … Continue reading Reuse, Reuse and More Code Reuse!
Fundamentals of the .NET Framework class will be starting up at UCSD Extensions in San Diego, Ca
The WPF and Silverlight platforms are different in both available tooling and layout options.
As most of you might know (I hope) it is unwise to call methods on a Control from a non-UI thread. This can cause all sorts of issues. Actually, I think in most cases .NET will throw and Exception. If you need to set a property on a Control this is how you would properly … Continue reading Setting a Control Property Value from a Non-UI Thread
Finally... Microsoft has released chart controls for .NET (only 8 years late). They include controls for Win and Web forms. To download go here:http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=130f7986-bf49-4fe5-9ca8-910ae6ea442c&DisplayLang=en
If you need to convert RTF to text, here is a simple way of doing it: Public Shared Function ConvertRtfToText(ByVal input As String) As String Dim returnValue As String = String.Empty Using converter As New System.Windows.Forms.RichTextBox() converter.Rtf = input returnValue = converter.Text End Using Return returnValue End Function Tip Submitted By: David McCarter This code … Continue reading Convert RTF to Text