This last weekend I expirimented a little bit with extending the functionality of the RichTextBox control. Below you'll find an example of a small class that enherits from the RichTextBox control and allows you to implement syntax highlighting (with the use of a couple Win32 API call to smooth over the process of course.) The code pretty much speaks for itself.
Public Class SyntaxRTB
Inherits System.Windows.Forms.RichTextBox Private Declar... [More]
Brian Tinkler is out in Redmond this weekend where he get to be one of the 5 judges for the national competition for software design for the Imagine Cup. This is awesome!
He is blogging about his experiences out there:
First Impressions from Redmond: http://geekswithblogs.net/btinkler/archive/2005/05/20/40095.aspx
He got to meet Scoble: http://geekswithblogs.net/btinkler/archive/2005/05/20/40146.aspx
2Go Services: http://geekswithblogs.net/btinkler/archive/2005/05/21/40156.aspx ... [More]
I ordered Visual Studio 2005 Beta 2 about 2 weeks ago, and I received it in the mail yesterday! The SQL Server 2005 CTP cam with it! I couldn't wait to install them and start playing. I didn't play around much with Beta 1; I just didn't make the point to spend much time with it (There are so many things to learn/do I can hardly find the time for it all.) One of the reasons I'm so excited about Beta 2 is because of the Go Live license (which you must go onlin and sign first; located here: http://... [More]