Newbie to Visual Studio 2010 Express and strange code problem.

I've downloaded Visual Studio 2010 Express edition and I'm using Windows 7 Ultimate. I'm trying to follow through some of the examples in the Windows System Programming fourth edition book.The following C code which is a simple "copy file A to B" program compiles fine under and empty Windo ...

Does "Visual C++ 2010 Express" support FLTK and boost:thread and USB-serial port?

Does "Visual C++ 2010 Express" support FLTK and boost:thread? If so how do I get them set up to work together? Also I assume it has I/O functions to talk to the USB-serial port? I am considering transitioning from Cygwin to "native" Windows. ...

Can Visual Studio 2010 Express be used with RTRT

Trying to set up RTRT. Using a laptop with Windows 7 on it. Got the RTRT tryit installed along with Visual Studio 2010 express installed. Whenever I try to run a test I'm getting the following error.'cl.exe' is not recognised as an internal or external command.I have tried to use tools-->Target D ...

Visual Studio 2010 EXPRESS Problems

I am trying to compile some open code software (MPIR a multi precision arithmetic library) using Visual Studio 2010 Express.I am not a software expert, but the kind of behavior I see from compiling the code is completely puzzling to me.The solution involves something like 22 projects, some of which ...

Visual Studio 2010 Express Install problem

Today I downloaded Visual Studio 2010 Express and immediately registered it.Only to find out I was immediately limited to 30 day trial.The install and registration went perfectly not the tiniest issue.I am not in a position to go buy Visual Studio 2010 Professional until I finish a project I can not ...

MS Visual C# 2010 Express going back to 'previous build'

Hi, I'm fairly new to C# I'm using MS Visual C# 2010 Express.I noticed when my program has errors and I try to run it offers to run a 'previous succesful build'.I have seriously botched up my program and removed a lot of stuff I would like back. I can still run it using the "previous successful ...

Can't debug in Visual C# 2010 Express

Hello! This is my first post here, so I hope I'm doing the right thing here. :)Anyhow. I'm a newbie to programming. A big newbie. Started to look into C# yesterday, and started to read some books (code example further down are from "C# All-In-One for Dummies". However, I started to get som ...

How to connect to oracle database from visual basic 2010 express edition

I have installed visual basic 2010 express edition on windows xp. But visual basic 2010 express edition supports Microsoft sql server database file,Microsoft sql server compact 3.5, Microsoft access database file. I want to connect to oracle database from visual basic 2010 express edition. So what d ...

Help with OpenCV in Visual C++ 2010 Express

Hi, I just signed up today, so hopefully my title's descriptive enough. I've only been using C++ (specifically, MS Visual C++ 2010 Express) for about a week, so hopefully I've now got everything set up to use.I've downloaded and (to the best of my knowledge) set up OpenCV 2.1, and I'm trying to get ...

Oracle Entity Framework Beta2 Support for Visual Studio 2010 Express

According to the Beta2 readme, Visual Studio 2010 Express is not supported.I installed Beta2 with Visual 2010 Express. When I launched the Entity Framework Wizard, I couldn't find Oracle within the list of available providers. My question is, will Visual Studio Express ever be supported? or do I hav ...

Visual c# 2010 Express - Installing WatiN Help

I'm trying to install the WatiN class for Microsoft's Visual Studio 2010 Express and these are some of the errors I am getting: 'Form' is an ambiguous reference between 'System.Windows.Forms.Form' and 'WatiN.Core.Form''Control' is an ambiguous reference between 'System.Windows.Forms.Control' and 'Wa ...

setting environment variables in Visual C++ 2010 Express

I'm just beginning to learn Visual Studio C++ Express 2010. First thing I did was install it, and then install the SDK. Then I download Hilo and loaded it in VS. I tried to build it. Some of the sub-projects (the Annotator, Common) built without error. But in building the Browser, I got an erro: wsu ...

Compiling in Visual C++ 2010 express

I've just downloaded the Visual C++ express 2010 from the microsoft website. but when i try to compile and run the program, it says: "Unable to start program 'C:\Documents and settings\Indrajeet Roy\My documents\Visual Studio 2010\Projects\First Prog.c\First prog.c.exe'.The system cannot find t ...

How to write ANSI C programs by using Visual C++ 2010 express

I am looking for a good and neat looking C compiler ! Can I do ANSI C programs in Microsoft's Visual C++ 2010? If then ,HOW? please give me the step by step instructions to accomplish that task?Are there any other good compilers? is dev c++ good enough? Right now I am using Cfree, a portable c/c++ c ...

Compiling Gtkmm's "Hello World" with Visual Studio 2010 Express

I am trying to compile Gtkmm's hello world code with VS 2010 Express. Here is the code:#include "stdafx.h"#include <iostream>int main(int argc, char* argv[]){Gtk::Main kit(argc, argv);Gtk::Window window;Gtk::Main::run(window);return EXIT_SUCCESS;}I followed and applied the instructio ...

.NET MySQL using an Entity framework within visual Studio 2010 Express Edition

for the last couple of years I've been using dblinq to interact with my MySQL DB's in C#. Very nice tool, but it does have some downsides. I was looking at MySQL integration in VS 2010 with an Entity framework. In VS ultimate edition, it's very easy to set up a connection and create an entity module ...

.NET Mysql Entity Framework width Visual Studio 2010 Express

Hallo, I'm tring to use MySQL Connector Net 6.2.3 width ADO.NET Entity Framework, but I've two question: 1) when try to configure a new connection, I can't select the Data Source type for Mysql. 2) Can I workaround the previus problem width a manual configuration of the model.edmx file and the conne ...

C# Visual Studio 2010 Express for Windows Phone

I want to integrate my MySQL database into a Windows Phone 7 application, but after installing the .NET Connector MySQL didn't show up under the database lists. Is there some way to fix this? ...

C/C++ C program, libmysql, Windows and Visual C++ 2010 Express

I would like to know how to compile a .c file using libmysql. It always complaints about errors in mysql.h starting here: 1>c:\program files\mysql\mysql server 5.5\include\mysql_com.h(287): error C2061: syntax error : identifier 'SOCKET' I do not know whether it is because I need to set some DEFI ...

Visual Studio 2010 + MFC - Form Editor

I am a newbie with the Visual Studio and MFC and I ask you for a help.So far I have worked with wxWidgets, Code::Blocks and wxFormBuilder.In an attempt to change the IDE and try something new I'm a bit lost ...I want to know how to draw a frame and toolbar for the MFC in Visual Studio 2010 with teh ...

Code to access Paradox Database using Visual Basic Basic 2010 Express

Okay, so I am new to this whole Paradox database. I downloaded Visual Basic 2010 Express and made a simple Paradox table which consists of 6 fields. The database name is FirstDB.db. The path is on the root of C:\ (just to make it easier). My question is: Can anyone post the code to connect to this d ...

visual c++ 2010 error bin files

HiI have a problem with c++ project (that includes many files) because it is not compiled by visual c++ 2010 express.I open the c++ project, it is converted but if I run the compiler a pop up window error appears:""Unable to start programc:\...\Win32\proj\actor\.\..\..\lib\release\actor.li ...

Compiling 64 bit DLLs with Microsoft VC++ 2010 Express

Hi, how do I compile my C++ program into a 64 bit DLL from the command line using Microsoft Visual C++ 2010 Express?For 32 bit windows, I used this 2-line batch script:CALL "C:\Program Files\Microsoft Visual Studio 10.0\VC\bin\vcvars32.bat""C:\Program Files\Microsoft Visual Studio 10. ...

Unable to connect to DB2 using Entity data model in Visual Studio 2010-Exp.

I have Visual Studio 2010 Express edition and I am trying to connect to db2 database at the remote location using the entity data model, but since only sql support is being displayed there, I cannot connect to the database.I have already installed the required IBM Data Server Client 9.7 FP3 and the ...

MS VS 2010 Express: Connecting c++ to mysql, "error LNK2001: unresolved external symbol "_get_driver_instance""

Iam Pretty new to C++ and MYSQL. I managed to get a Mysql Server up including a test database. I also followed this Tutorial http://blog.ulf-wendel.de/?p=215 i put in the example code for "Hello world" got some errors which i solved with the solutions presented on the webpage but i finally ...

visual c++ 2010 error bin files

HiI have a problem with c++ project (that includes many files) because it is not compiled by visual c++ 2010 express.I open the c++ project, it is converted but if I run the compiler a pop up window error appears:""Unable to start programc:\...\Win32\proj\actor\.\..\..\lib\release\actor.li ...

Filter ComboBox Data [2010 Express]

I have started a form application using visual studio 2010 express, vb programming. I'm using Access as my database.My goal is to have ComboBox1 display a ProjectID and ComboBox2 display a TestNumber. Once the Test Number is selected I want my textboxes in the form to display fields from the row tha ...

Getting Joystick input in Windows.Forms Project in Visual Studio 2010

Part of a program that I am trying to create needs to be able to get information from a USB Joystick. The main thing that I need to get is the stick position. I have tried using DirectInput, but from what I have been seeing on the internet is that DirectInput does not work with manged c++ in visual ...

Visual C++ 2010 Problem

I recently downloaded Visual C++ 2010 Express Edition and found a weird bug. If the project path is too long, even with the simplest projects, and you compile it, it'll say Source File Not Found, and in the error will have '..\..\..\..\..\..\..\..\..\my project path here'. It doesn't matter how shor ...

visual web developer express: 2008 vs 2010

I've been using visual web developer express 2008 for a few years. Thinking about switching to the 2010 version. The site I maintain is for a rowing club, and I want to train some others to take over the maintainance.What are the benefits to moving to 2010? What are the pitfalls? ...

Reasonable to use SQL Server 2008 R2 Express Edition with Visual Studio 2010 Pro?

I am considering an upgrade to Visual Studio 2010 Pro from my Visual Studio 2008 Standard Edition while the price is still $299.I have successfully used Visual Studio 2008 Standard Edition along with SQL Server 2008 R2 Express Edition to produce websites with database back-ends. I am assuming that I ...

Oracle ORA-12154-Problem with Visual Studio 2010 and OCCI (10.2.0 Express)

After running the following piece of code on a Windows 7 64 bit system I get the exception ORA-12154:try{environment = oracle::occi::Environment::createEnvironment(oracle::occi::Environment::DEFAULT);con = environment->createConnection("foo", "bar", "XE");}catch(oracle::occi::SQLException &e) ...

DB2 Express with Visual Web Developer 2010 Express

Tried installing DB2 Express to allow me to work on a DB2 project in the home office, and got this error:"IBM Database Add-Ins for Visual Studio requires Visual Studio 2005, Visual Studio 2008, or Visual Studio 2010. Install Visual Studio 2005, Visual Studio 2008, or Visual Studio 2010 before instal ...

Does Visual Studio Professional 2010 has Visual C++2010

I am about to purchase Visual Studio 2010 Professional because I want to use MFC library of VC++ which is not with express edition. But when I gone on microsoft site for purchase ,no where Visual Studio Professional productdocumentation mentioned about Visual C++ ,Visual Basic,Visual C# etc.Please h ...

Visual C++ 2005 Express Edition

Does anyone have any experience with the free Microsoft development enviroment called Visual C++ 2005 Express Edition?I have downloaded and installed it and I notice it is a lot different than what I am used to.Is MFC gone? If you click on New to create a New Project, the only options I see are:CLRW ...

Visual C++ 2005 Express Edition

Does anyone have any experience with the free Microsoft development enviroment called Visual C++ 2005 Express Edition?I have downloaded and installed it and I notice it is a lot different than what I am used to.Is MFC gone? If you click on New to create a New Project, the only options I see a tree t ...

Visual Studio 2010 RC and Entity Framework 4 RC Support in the New Version of ADO.NET

Devart has recently announced the release of dotConnect products for Oracle, MySQL, PostgreSQL, and SQLite - ADO.NET providers that offer Entity Framework support, LINQ to SQL support, and contain an ORM model designer for developing LINQ to SQL and EF models based on different database engines.New ...

visual c++ 2010: windows.h errors

I am trying to move a project from CodeBlocks to visual c++. (it compiles fine using minGW)I am using the 2010 express version.when I compile the projectusing VC++ I get the errors below.I have done some research and it is comming from including windows.h.to test this I made a simple project (defaul ...

VC++ 2010 Express IDE eating form designs!?

Since I'm using VC++ 2010 Express I've twice experienced the phenomenon that suddenly the two forms of an app containing two forms looked exactly the same in the Forms Designer (editor tab titled "Form1.h [Design]" e.g.). Luckily this only happened to really unimportant test projects so fa ...

Visual Studio 2010 RC and Entity Framework 4 RC Support in the New Version of ADO.NET

Devart has recently announced the release of dotConnect products for Oracle, MySQL, PostgreSQL, and SQLite - ADO.NET providers that offer Entity Framework support, LINQ to SQL support, and contain an ORM model designer for developing LINQ to SQL and EF models based on different database engines.New ...

Oracle XE, ODT, and VC# 2010 Express.

Well, I've read a great deal and tried a few things without success, so let me turn my queries upside down and ask for help this way:I'm developing a Winforms App under /Net V4 using VC# 2010 Express. I use both Windows XP Pro SP3 and Vista Home Basic to develop the App and it is intended run on eac ...

migration from VC++ 6.0 to Visual Studio 2010

I want to migrate my application from VC++ 6.0 to MS Visual studio 2010.I am thinking to compile my old code(VC++ 6.0) in Visual 2010 and resolve the compiler errors. Is it ok? Or I need to do any modification.My application is having one exe and all other modules are dlls.I believe that I need to c ...

Can't get std::string to display in Visual Studio 2010

Can't seem to get the display of std::string working correctly in Visual Studio 2010. I have a windows console C++ application.The std::strings have the right data in them. I can see the size and capacity member variables of the string, but cannot see the contents it simply reads npos = 4294967295 I ...

g++ vs. Microsoft Visual Studio 2010

After digging for a while on the internet I have come to an understanding that if I use flag "-ansi" with g++, it complies in strict ISO standard. So, does it mean that command line as "g++ -ansi" is equivalent to compiling in Microsoft Visual Studio 2010 (which I understand is I ...

Visual Studio 2010 woes

I've found this question asked many times on MSDN forums, but, with no real solid resolution. We have a solution that consists of dozens of projects. Most projects produce a ".lib" file that is then linked by an associated "link" project. The link prokect produces the output dll ...

Error with .inl files in Visual Studio 2010

I am trying to implement a very simple code in Visual Studio 2010.-------------File Name: BDclass.h------------------#ifndef BDCLASS_H#define BDCLASS_H#include <iostream>#include <vector>#include <string>class test{public:void print();};#include "BDclass.inl"#endif------- ...

Visual Studio 2010

This post is not related with a C++ issue, so I apologize if I should have ask my question here.But recently, one of my colleague and I have downloaded the trial version of Visual Studio 2010 and we are using it for developping C++ application. But we found out that the new visual studio is barely u ...

VC++ 2010 Express Ed.: Help fails

Unfortunately, the help feature of my freshly installed VC++ 2010 Express Edition (german version, running on a german XP pro SP3) refuses to work. Any attempt to invoke help ends up by showing something that I would describe as "emergency help pages" in my IE. These pages are apparently i ...

MS Visual Studio 2010 and support for Windows 9x and 2000

I am seriously planning to switch to the MS Visual Studio 2010 but I just realized today after updating my project for the whole day that while trying to run it on Windows 2000 it produces this error:<Executable file path> is not a valid win32 application.Is it true that the code compiled with ...

Visual studio 2010, MSVCP90D.dll missing

I recently tried to upgrade my project under visual studio 2010 and I've run into a few issues. When I try to debug my program I get the error "Cannot run due to missing MSVCP90D.dll" I did a search for MSVCP90D in my files and the text occurs in some third party dlls as well as a few of m ...