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Featured Sample: "Hilo"

 

“Hilo” is a series of articles and sample applications that show how you can leverage the power of Windows 7, Visual Studio 2010, and Visual C++ to build high performance, responsive rich client applications. Hilo provides both source code and the written guidance that will help you design and develop compelling, touch-enabled Windows applications of your own.

 

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Books.Show

Books.Show is a fully functional eBook reader sample application that works with books in the ePub format. The sample application integrates with Windows Touch and the Windows Taskbar.

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Client Drawing Effects with DirectWrite

Client Drawing Effects with DirectWrite

Demonstrates how to apply client drawing effects to a text layout by using a custom text renderer. In this example, a color drawing effect is applied.

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Animation Manager Grid Layout

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Shows how to use Windows Animation, using Direct2D, to animate a grid of images.

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Windows Ribbon Gallery

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Demonstrates the markup and code required to use the different types of Gallery controls included in the Windows Ribbon (Ribbon) framework. The sample includes code that can be used to dynamically populate items into the Galleries, and handle special Gallery previewing events that support results-oriented UI.

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Multi-Sample Anti-Aliasing in Direct 2D

Multi-Sample Anti-Aliasing in Direct 2D

Compares Multi-Sample Anti-Aliasing (MSAA) and Per-Primitive Anti-Aliasing (PPAA) techniques in different scenarios and demonstrates which technique is suited for which scenario.

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Location Aware Navigation Using Windows 7

Location Aware Navigation Using Windows 7

A Windows 7 Virtual Earth Navigation Application that uses Windows 7 Location Platform to retrieve user's location and enables her to see her location on the Virtual Earth Map.

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Backup and Restore using Libraries

Backup and Restore using Libraries

Demonstrates how to enumerate libraries as containers. Libraries are the new storage paradigm for user files introduced in Windows 7.

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Game Programming with Windows Touch And
DirectX 10

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Demonstrates how to integrate Windows Touch and Direct X 10 technology to create a touch-enabled 3D game.

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FlashCard

The FlashCard sample Application is a game that helps you memorize categories of images, audio, websites, and text.

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