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The Old New Thing

Last Build Date: Fri, 23 Feb 2018 15:41:34 +0000


The 2018/2019 Seattle Symphony subscription season at a glance

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 15:00:01 +0000

The pocket reference guide for 2018/2019.

How do I make sure that my shell extension is at the top of the context menu?

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 15:00:00 +0000

The battle for absolute supremacy continues.

Why does IsPathRelative return FALSE for paths that are drive-relative?

Thu, 22 Feb 2018 15:00:00 +0000

It's complicated.

How can I call freopen but open the file with shared access instead of exclusive access?

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 15:00:00 +0000

Coming through the back way.

We couldn’t create a new partition or locate an existing one, possible workarounds

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 15:00:00 +0000

Well, it worked for me.

This is a race the display driver wouldn’t normally expect to lose

Mon, 19 Feb 2018 15:00:00 +0000

But flukes can happen.

So what is a Windows “critical process” anyway?

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 15:00:00 +0000

Is­Process­Critical tells you whether a process is critical, but what does that mean?

Why are there two kinds of Universal Windows apps, one for Windows 8 and another for Windows 10?

Thu, 15 Feb 2018 15:00:00 +0000

Universality is not universal.

What’s the difference between the zero width non-joiner and the zero width space?

Wed, 14 Feb 2018 15:00:00 +0000

Are you separating two words?

When Windows copies a file, does it ever copy bytes that are in the slack space?

Tue, 13 Feb 2018 15:00:00 +0000

Keeping tabs on the slackers.