Thread: Basic Windows Programming

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    Basic Windows Programming

    If I want to create Windows programs (not shell consoles) what do I need to do? Is Visual C++ required? My compiler(Dev-C++) has a template for making a windows programming but I can seem to write anything in the window. Does anyone know of a good tutorial for this, or could you post an example or soemthing to get me started.


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    A windows program is much different than a console program. For a good tutorial check out the Forgers tutorial at

    - Sean
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    thanks I figured they would be, but found no tutorials. I read that right now.

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