I have nearly finished the first release of my Windows API pack, which is a class library (DLL) that makes using certain Windows APIs from .NET code easier and simpler. You just add a reference to this class library and then you can call managed .NET methods from the library rather than having to figure out how to use the Windows APIs yourself. So far I have got just over 25 managed methods in this library, which makes use of roughly 45 Windows APIs. You can see a list of my managed methods and a description for each one below:
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Perhaps this is common knowledge for a lot of people but even though I have been working with Windows APIs from VB.NET quite a lot recently, I did not know about this little ‘trick’ until today.