On this page you will find an overview of all articles that I have written since 1997. The more recent articles deal with software development with .NET (C#, Visual Studio, LINQ, WPF, Silverlight, WCF RIA Services, ...) in particular. The older articles were often written for the purposes of courses or demonstrations at my computerclub and these articles are mostly about photo editing, databases, Windows, Office, Delphi and PHP.
Below the most recent additions are shown. Use the left panel to filter the more than 100 articles.
These articles can be used freely for personal use. Placing the full articles on other websites is not allowed without the permission of the author.
Delphi - Configure tools menu with VB scripts
This article shows a way of creating handy extensions for the Delphi Tools menu. Most Delphi developers like to add some extra tools like resource editors, database managers, report designers, ... I have created some Visual Basic scripts (VBScripts, VBS) to open a help file or PDF document, open an URL in your web browser, create a zipped backup file, create a list of PAS files, compile your project with the .NET CF compiler, ...
- English - Delphi, Tools, Scripting
- PDF - Dutch - Webdevelopment, Scripting
Windows Scripting Host and VBScript
The Windows Scripting Host is a scripting language for 32-bit Windows based platforms. Since Windows 98 this is integrated in the operating system. New ActiveX controls and the WSH offer a lot of advantages compared to old MS-DOS batch files. This article shows several WSH and VBScript examples.
- Dutch - Scripting
Excel - Create your own functions with VBA
This article contains several examples of VBA (Visual Basic for Applications) functions for Excel.