Technical Notes by Category

Technical notes are divided into the following categories. For a numerical listing of the technical notes, see Technical Notes by Number.

MFC and Windows

TN001: Window Class Registration

TN003: Mapping of Windows Handles to Objects

TN017: Destroying Window Objects

TN051: Using CTL3D Now and in the Future

MFC Architecture

TN002: Persistent Object Data Format

TN006: Message Maps

TN016: Using C++ Multiple Inheritance with MFC

TN021: Command and Message Routing

TN022: Standard Commands Implementation

TN025: Document, View, and Frame Creation

TN026: DDX and DDV Routines

TN029: Splitter Windows

TN030: Customizing Printing and Print Preview

TN031: Control Bars

TN032: MFC Exception Mechanism

TN037: Multithreaded MFC 2.1 Applications

TN044: MFC Support for DBCS

TN046: Commenting Conventions for the MFC Classes

TN058: MFC Module State Implementation

TN059: Using MFC MBCS/Unicode Conversion Macros

TN066: Common MFC 3.x to 4.0 Porting Issues

MFC Controls

TN014: Custom Controls

TN060: Windows Common Controls

TN061: ON_NOTIFY and WM_NOTIFY Messages

TN062: Message Reflection for Windows Controls

MFC Database

TN042: ODBC Driver Developer Recommendations

TN043: RFX Routines

TN045: MFC/Database Support for Long Varchar/Varbinary

TN047: Relaxing Database Transaction Requirements

TN048: Writing ODBC Setup and Administration Programs for MFC Database Applications

TN053: Custom DFX Routines for MFC DAO Classes

TN054: Calling DAO Directly While Using MFC DAO Classes

TN055: Migrating MFC ODBC Database Class Applications to MFC DAO Classes

TN068: Performing Transactions with the Microsoft Access 7 ODBC Driver


TN011: Using MFC as Part of a DLL

TN033: DLL Version of MFC

TN056: Installation of Localized MFC Components

TN057: Localization of MFC Components


TN038: MFC/OLE IUnknown Implementation

TN039: MFC/OLE Automation Implementation

TN040: MFC/OLE In-Place Resizing and Zooming

TN041: MFC/OLE1 Migration to MFC/OLE2

TN049: MFC/OLE MBCS to Unicode Translation Layer (MFCANS32)

TN050: MFC/OLE Common Dialogs (MFCUIx32)

TN064: Apartment-Model Threading in OLE Controls

TN065: Dual-Interface Support for OLE Automation Servers

TN071: MFC IOleCommandTarget Implementation

MFC Resources

TN020: ID Naming and Numbering Conventions

TN023: Standard MFC Resources

TN024: MFC-Defined Messages and Resources

TN028: Context-Sensitive Help Support

TN035: Using Multiple Resource Files and Header Files with Visual C++

TN036: Using CFormView with AppWizard and ClassWizard

TN070: MFC Window Class Names

MFC Internet

TN063: Debugging Internet Extension DLLs