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Add an extension method to the Graphics class in C#

For some strange reason, the Graphics class’s DrawRectangle method cannot take a RectangleF as a parameter. It can take a Rectangle or four float values, and the FillRectangle method can take a RectangleF as a parameter, but the DrawRectangle method … Continue reading

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Use a custom sort order for ListBox or ComboBox items in C#

If you set a ComboBox and ListBox control’s Sorted property to true, the control sorts the items it contains. Unfortunately it sorts the items alphabetically. That means if the items are strings that begin with Roman numerals, they may be … Continue reading

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