Hello

Description

Short story: Recreation of Charles Petzold's classic "HelloWin" demo; pure API, including exitcode.

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Published

This sample, or the one from which it originally derived, was published (or at least peripherally mentioned) in the following article(s):

APIs Usage

This sample uses the following API calls:

Module Library Function
Hello.bas gdi32


kernel32


user32

















winmm
CreateSolidBrush
DeleteObject
GetStockObject
ExitProcess
GetStartupInfo
RtlMoveMemory
BeginPaint
CreateWindowEx
DefWindowProc
DestroyWindow
DispatchMessage
EndPaint
FillRect
GetClientRect
GetMessage
LoadCursor
LoadIcon
PostMessage
PostQuitMessage
RegisterClassEx
ShowWindow
TranslateMessage
UnregisterClass
UpdateWindow
PlaySound

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Download

Download Hello.zip   Please, enjoy and learn from this sample. Include its code within your own projects, if you wish. But, in order to insure only the most recent code is available to all, I ask that you don't share the sample by any form of mass distribution.

Download Hello.zip, 13Kb, Last Updated: Wednesday, December 06, 2000

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