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Using MFC in C++ Part 3: Dialog Boxes

In part three of this ten part series, Mitchell talks about modal and modeless dialog boxes. "To create a fully interactive user experience, any application must employ some sort of dialog-based interaction. Dialog boxes come in two flavors: modal and modeless..."

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By: Mitchell Harper
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December 08, 2001
  1. · Using MFC in C++ Part 3: Dialog Boxes
  2. · Creating a modal dialog box
  3. · Creating a modal dialog box (contd.)
  4. · Encapsulating our dialog resource
  5. · Creating a modeless dialog box
  6. · The OnInitDialog() function
  7. · Conclusion

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Using MFC in C++ Part 3: Dialog Boxes - Conclusion
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We have covered a lot of ground in this article. If you had any problems understanding any of the code described in this article, be sure to download the support material, using the link below.

You should spend a significant amount of time experimenting with dialog boxes, and also their member functions. Remember though, that when it comes down to it, a dialog box is essentially just another window, and can be treated as such.

In the next article, I will talk about adding buttons, check boxes, radio buttons, list boxes, etc to our dialog box, so donít miss it!
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