MFC Standalone App

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    MFC Standalone App

    I have got a really simple MFC application, it is only a few lines of code to manipulate a couple of text files, I want it to work on any computer, could someone tell me how to make it a standalone program, at the moment if I try use it on a computer that I dint write it on, it has an error message about missing .dll's, I could copy the .dll's across but I would like it to work without having to do that.

    It is a dialog based MFC app.

    Thanks in advance.
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    Well, copying the DLLs is how people usually do it... I'm not even sure if you can do it without them. My advice is if you really want a standalone app than code it in the windows api .

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    Make sure your MFC project is statically-linked with the MFC libs.

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