ISBN: X; Microsoft Press; November 11, ; pages. If you have a question about the 5th edition of Programming Windows, or if you’ve. Charles Petzold Microsoft Press books are available through booksellers and exist for writing Win32 desktop applications, including the 5th edition .. the 4th edition (, Windows 95) and 5th edition (, Windows. this “10th Anniversary Edition” of Programming Windows is the best edition yet. In the fall of , Microsoft Press will publish Charles Petzold’s first book for Windows 98 was released in June and has a number of.

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I guess technically both books teach you how to “Program Windows”, but the APIs are so dramatically different that it doesn’t seem right to publish it under the same title. Or even better, use the C as reference, and use whatever language you like. 5fh

Ananda Narayanan rated it it was amazing Sep 27, Perhaps he could subtitle his book The New Old Chalres. AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. The deep details of message pumps and how they work were new to me and this book went far to teach me the ground level concepts needed to properly set up a visual desktop program under Microsoft Windows using the native Windows API.

Don’t be programmming by the page count or the title – this book is actually a very easy to use ground up tutorial in Win32 programming. Published December 2nd by Microsoft Press first published November 1st You can get the following excellent MFC books from Amazon.


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This book is a bit too braod spectrum in the detail levels. No aspiring or experienced developer can afford to be without it.

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Programming Windows by Charles Petzold

Charlew the Author Charles Petzold has been writing about programming efition Windows-based operating systems for 24 years. Jan 24, Bill Lacey rated it progarmming was amazing Shelves: English Choose a language for shopping. As always it’s important to know what a book is NOT. Stevan Trajkoski rated it it was amazing Sep 30, Hamza rated it it was amazing Nov 29, With Safari, you learn the way you learn best.


I heard you could still use it for Metro programming as well. Quotes from Programming Windows. Window or Dialog Box? There are places in the book where he will delve into details that you could care less about, and there are points that he will put in two or three sentences and assume you understand, although you may not. One person found this helpful.

Charles Petzold is back with another edition of Programming Windows

Uh, sounds a bit fishy to me. A little effort may be needed to adapt the sample programs to work. When I examined how these things are done in other platforms, I was surprised to find that they are sometimes done the same way.

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Back in the day and perhaps still true todayCharles Petzold ‘s Programming Windows was the definitive source for learning to program Windows. If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support? An electronic version of this book is available on the companion CD. The code examples are built up gradually from simple to difficult.

This book covers just about everything a programmer needs to know to write software to run under the Windows operating system.