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    Question DLL in Win7 Embeded and Win7 Pro

    Hi not sure if this is the correct forum thread for this, but i have created a DLL using and VS2012 and it works great on my development PC which is Win 7 Professional. The DLL receives Packets over multicast UDP and then reassembles the data and sends acknowledgements back over the...
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    How to Play a MP3 file?

    I am looking for a way to play an MP3 file using VB.NET in windows 7 I know I could use the WMP component, but I would rather not have the additional dll files in the program folder Using Managed DirectX is also an option, but it is already two generation out of date. Any ideas would be...
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    Question Get registry value - x86

    I have been searching for a way to retrieve the full path for Outlook.exe and have managed to do it like this: Public Function GetOutlookPath() As String Return My.Computer.Registry.GetValue("HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\App Paths\OUTLOOK.EXE", "Path"...
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    Question Disabling Close window option in windows 7

    I have an application developed in with 3.5 framework. I have disabled close (X) button on the main form of the application while doing some processing. I have achieve disabling by "Overriding ReadOnly Property CreateParams()" of the form. This is working fine as both control button on...
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    Question Replicating Windows 7 Features

    What is the easiest way to replicate Windows 7's Start Search and Volume Mixer? I would like to have the Windows 7 Start Search in an app and the Volume Mixer sucks because it can't be minimized and if you leave it open for a whole day and open and close a lot of applications, you get duplicate...
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    Windows 7?

    Well, it's publicly available, click here to download. I installed it today, hmmm, not sure what I think! In my opinion, Microsoft needs to break clean from Vista, the new Windows should have no resemblence to Vista, Vista is plagued, for whatever reason, it will never succeed in the public...