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Using MFC in C++ Part 1: A Basic Application Skeleton


Microsoft Foundation Classes allow C++ developers to write windows apps easier and faster. In this article, Mitch starts from scratch and digs deep into the MFC toolbox to provide you with all of the code and details to create a simple MFC based Win32 app.

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By: Mitchell Harper
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November 26, 2001
TABLE OF CONTENTS:
  1. · Using MFC in C++ Part 1: A Basic Application Skeleton
  2. · Building the framework
  3. · Creating the framework classes
  4. · Adding the code to MyClass.cpp
  5. · Making sure our application runs
  6. · Responding to windows messages
  7. · Conclusion

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And there you have it, a simple introduction to programming in a Win32 environment with Microsoft Visual C++ and MFC. Take a look at the links below for more sites with info on MFC. The best way to learn something is to fiddle around with it for hours until you understand the concepts and your source code compiles successfully.

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