Explorer Windows Snippets

23 January, 2013   

Adjusted for daylight saving or standard time as appropriate.

The following code snippet shows you how to open special Explorer windows, like My Computer, Control Panel, Printers, Fonts and more... Written by Nir Sofer

It's an unfortunate necessity that you need to write different code for windows sometimes or at the very least load different libraries since there is no fork(), etc. This is how you can tell.

19 February, 2011   

Detect Internet Explorer

Shows how to focus a control in a Windows Form. If you are working with Web forms it is very simple, you just use "WebControl.Focus()" but this does not work for Windows Forms.

06 July, 2013   

Draws angled text on a canvas at position X,Y.

03 January, 2013   

Choose a color scheme as found in the Display control panel applet

Here's how to invoke a click on a Windows Start button from code.

19 June, 2012   

Adjusts the brightness of a color by a specified amount in range -255..255.

10 December, 2013   

VB.Net code for Fullscreen

13 December, 2011   

You can use to find and replace text in a variable. This script created by Bruce Phillips, one of the leading posters at MacScripter.

12 February, 2015   

JS sniffer detects browser and OS.

'The following code snippet displays the "Shut Down Windows" dialog. 'Is uses undocumented API function in shell32.dll

02 August, 2014   

JavaScript code to detects browser and OS

08 October, 2014   

JavaScript code to detect browser and OS.

This tip shows how to extract the associated icon and draw it into a small area of the form (e.g. Notepad icon)

24 May, 2015   

Shows how to access the navigator.* variables.

01 June, 2013   

How to Embed code for Windows Media

27 February, 2014   

You can quickly and easily apply transparency to any supportive element by adding the following CSS code your stylesheet:

Delphi snippet details dynamically calling windows apis with encryption.