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Tablet PC Samples

These samples demonstrate important features of Tablet PC technology.

Pen Eraser Sample

Demonstrates how to respond to the eraser on the back of a digitizer stylus.

Context-Enabled Form Sample

Demonstrates the context-sensitive capabilities of Microsoft Windows XP Tablet PC Edition 2005.

Drawing Attributes Sample

Demonstrates common ways of manipulating the attributes that control the visual style of drawn ink.

Enabling Gestures Sample

Demonstrates the system gestures in Windows XP Tablet PC Edition 2005.

Ink-Enabled Text Box Sample

Demonstrates text recognition options that are available on the Tablet PC.

Power Aware Sample

Demonstrates some of the classes that you can use to manage the power status of a computer.

Simple Text Recognition Sample

Demonstrates the built-in recognizers that you can use to set up text recognition.

Speech Recognition Sample

Demonstrates the capabilities of the Speech API.


This namespace contains APIs that implement digital ink on the Tablet PC.

Visual Basic Application Samples

These samples demonstrate architecture, project, user, and assembly tasks.

Data Samples

These samples demonstrate data manipulation tasks.

Visual Basic Windows Forms Samples

These samples demonstrate Windows Forms applications.

Visual Basic Language Samples

These samples demonstrate Visual Basic language concepts.

Visual Basic Server Component Samples

These samples demonstrate applications that interact with Windows operating system components.

Visual Basic Security Samples

These samples demonstrate security tasks.

Visual Basic Sample Applications

This page is the starting point for all of the Visual Basic samples that are included with the documentation.