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User Interface

For information about creating the user interface for your application with the Microsoft Foundation Class (MFC) Library, see the following topics.

In This Section

ActiveX Controls
Describes using reusable software component based on the Component Object Model (COM) that supports a wide variety of OLE functionality and can be customized to fit many software needs
Clipboard Topics
Describes how to implement support for the Windows Clipboard in MFC applications.
Describes Windows common controls, including owner-drawn controls, ActiveX controls, and other control classes supplied by the MFC Library.
Control Bars
Describes functionality of toolbars, status bars, and dialog bars.
Dialog Bars
Describes a kind of control bar that can contain any kind of control.
Dialog Boxes
Describes creating dialog boxes with the editors and code wizards.
Document/View Architecture
Describes data management in MFC.
Form Topics
Describes adding forms support to your application.
HTML Help: Context-Sensitive Help for Your Programs
Describes adding context-sensitive help to your applications with HTML Help.
Describes adding menus to your user interface.
Provides links to topics discussing object linking and embedding.
Printing and Print Preview
Describes MFC support for printing and print preview from your applications.
Property Sheets
Describes how to use property sheets to manage large numbers of control in a dialog box.
Status Bars
Describes how to use status bars in your applications.
Tool Tips
Describes how to implement tool tips to assist users in using your applications.
Describes the fundamentals of using toolbars in MFC.
Describes the fundamentals of using windows in MFC.
WinHelp: Context-Sensitive Help for Your Programs
Describes adding context-sensitive help to your applications with WinHelp.

See Also

Microsoft Foundation Class Library (MFC) Reference
Provides reference material for the MFC Library, a set of classes in that constitute an application framework, which is the framework of an application written for the Windows API.
Adding Functionality
Provides links to topics describing conceptual information about the Visual C++ libraries and topics discussing various coding technologies and techniques.