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GeneralRe: MFC? WinForms? I gotta ask... why? Pin
HobbyProggy28-Feb-24 3:53
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Stacy Dudovitz28-Feb-24 7:28
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Just to add one point to Tom's reply, Tom and I worked together back in the day on a very large WPF Point of Sale application for Grainger. Given that it was a very dynamic UI with no specific fixed "form", WPF was (and is) the logical choice for this LoB application.

That being said, when I worked at Citibank back in the very early 90's, we needed a very similar (in idea) type of dynamic UI presentation, and Win32 was the only game in town (MFC was only in alpha at the point). If anyone from that era remembers, dialog boxes and its ilk were created in the Dialog Editor, produced .RC files, and had to run through a Resource Compiler.

We made that application sing, and it would rival any WinForms or WPF LoB application today. It was, in a word, a thing of beauty, all written entirely in C.

When you're a software developer, you have to mix in a little magic into the mix! Wink | ;) Smile | :)

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