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Draw hollow text in C#

When the form loads, it sets ResizeRedraw to true so the form automatically repaints itself whenever it is resized. // Redraw on resize. private void Form1_Load(object sender, EventArgs e) { this.ResizeRedraw = true; } Strangely enough, you can’t set ResizeRedraw … Continue reading

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A Precautionary Tale: Watch what you download

Yesterday in the “SmartScreen Application Reputation in IE9” blog:     … 1 out of every 14 programs downloaded is later confirmed as malware. Coincidentally yesterday was also the first day in years I got infected by malware. I needed some … Continue reading

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