My IDE supports now .NET references from GAC or framework

Look at that:

References are added using pop-menu :

The dialog box presents the list of assemblies, either from GAC or Framework folder:

Now I have to handle that using the command line of running CSC.exe…

Stay tuned !



Open Folder feature done in my IDE

Look at that:

It’s an important feature to have software’s adoption.


Make your own IDE in C++

For the december edition of programmez n°213, I have written an article and developped an IDE using MFC and C++.

Mission at Sydev 21 Burgundy Area

This week, I will deliver 5 days about a hot session on C++ Windows Programming using MFC.

Goal: plan to migrate a Win32 C messages app to a MFC app with Ribbon, Properties Grid and more.


My IDE light is coming… hot !

I have made some improvments to the Visual Studio Demo App. The Scintilla MFC wrappers from are used. Stay tuned…


A REST Web API using C++

For the November edition of french magazine Programmez, I have written an article about how to use the C++ REST SDK from Microsoft. It was called “casablanca”…


A code editor using Scintilla

Based on a MFC sample called VisualStudioDemo, I have modified the active view to embedded the MFC Scintilla wrappers provided by It is not very complicated because the wrappers are directly useful. Now I have to exploit the solution docking pane, and allow to build something. I think I will allow this app to run the C# compiler. I need to think about it…