Mark Rideout's Blog

Blog going offline

Hey all - Just wanted to let you know that I'll be turning off my Blog on 12/18. I'm no longer...

Author: Mark Rideout Date: 11/29/2018

Code published on my blog is Ms-PL licensed

Feel free to use based upon the Microsoft Ms-PL license:...

Author: Mark Rideout Date: 01/13/2011

Sorry for the hiccup on some of the links for samples. Those have now been fixed. -mark

Author: Mark Rideout Date: 11/04/2010

Great accessiblity post

Andrew Tokeley has a great post about work he’s been involved in called ButtercupReader - it's a...

Author: Mark Rideout Date: 03/22/2010

TechEd Session Building a Silverlight Application Project

Finally I'm positing the Silverlight 2 Beta 2 project for my TechEd "Building Rich Internet...

Author: Mark Rideout Date: 06/17/2008

TechEd Session Slides

Below is the link to the slide deck(s) for the two TechEd 2008 sessions. I'll be posting the...

Author: Mark Rideout Date: 06/04/2008

Pwnd by the demo gods

Ok – so my TechEd presentation came and went and all I can say is that "I was pwnd by the demo...

Author: Mark Rideout Date: 06/04/2008

Ok – what about this Silverlight thing?

As you can see I concluded my "short story" blog post (previous post) saying that I'm at TechEd –...

Author: Mark Rideout Date: 06/02/2008

Shortest story of the past two years

Yup I've not updated my blog for almost 2 years. The shortest story for the past two years is that:...

Author: Mark Rideout Date: 06/02/2008

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Author: Mark Rideout Date: 01/28/2008

Still alive.

Sorry I haven't posted any new. Since March I've moved to a different group here at Microsoft and on...

Author: Mark Rideout Date: 10/17/2006

New Whitepaper/Samples for creating custom DataGridView cell/columns

The DataGridView developer has recently completed and posted two new whitepapers that implement a...

Author: Mark Rideout Date: 02/02/2006

UltraNav Scroll Helper - followup

As a follow up to my post on getting the DataGridView and UltraNav/IBM scroll button to work, I've...

Author: Mark Rideout Date: 01/19/2006

UltraNav Scroll Helper

using System;using System.ComponentModel;using System.Windows.Forms;using...

Author: Mark Rideout Date: 01/19/2006

Media player like rating DataGridView column

One request that I've seen a few times is to have a column in the DataGridView display a rating like...

Author: Mark Rideout Date: 01/18/2006

Some people reported problems actually running the TreeGridView sample, so I've recompiled it on an...

Author: Mark Rideout Date: 01/18/2006

Full DataGridView scrollbar code

public class ScrollDataGridView : DataGridView{ private const int WM_HSCROLL = 0x0114, WM_VSCROLL =...

Author: Mark Rideout Date: 01/12/2006

Native Scrollbar Code

public class NativeScrollBar : NativeWindow{ public NativeScrollBar(Control parent) { CreateParams...

Author: Mark Rideout Date: 01/12/2006

DataGridView mouse scrolling button with IBM/UltraNav driver

As part of my work I use an IBM Thinkpad laptop a lot (T40 model) and one thing that has bugged me a...

Author: Mark Rideout Date: 01/12/2006

Customizing the DataGridView to support expanding/collapsing (ala TreeGridView)

One of the first things that I wanted to customize with the DataGridView is to make it support...

Author: Mark Rideout Date: 01/08/2006

Welcome

Well, this is my first blog post. I really don't know what to say or what to write about, so first...

Author: Mark Rideout Date: 01/08/2006