This article briefly explains different methods of using COM without registration of classes in HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT registry key. It gives basic information about COM implementation and oriented on the people with some level of familiarity of Windows programming. The article explains registration-free COM supported by Windows XP SP2 and also provides custom solution that could be used with older operation systems.
SettingsGrid control allows visually represent categorized set of settings and allow viewing and editing them. SettingsGrid control key features: Settings are organized into sections, that can be arranged into tree-like structure; Settings configuration (list of settings and categories) is represented as XML document; Besides of standard types (text, list, checkbox) there are possibility to extend… Read More »