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Extracting pages from a PDF document and saving them as separate image files, JavaScript edition with async

Wed, 28 Jun 2017 14:00:00 +0000

Diving into an upcoming feature of ES8.






Extracting pages from a PDF document and saving them as separate image files, C# edition

Mon, 26 Jun 2017 14:00:00 +0000

A Little Program I needed.






When can GetSecurityInfo API return ERROR_INSUFFICIENT_BUFFER?

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 14:00:00 +0000

It's the race condition called out in the documentation.



Summertime, and the lemonade is easy

Wed, 21 Jun 2017 14:00:00 +0000

Unearthing an old game from my youth.



Why is Explorer opted out of Data Execution Prevention and termination on heap corruption, and how effective is the policy to opt it back in?

Tue, 20 Jun 2017 14:00:00 +0000

It's out, but it quickly comes back in, unless you tell it to stay out.



How do I set the initial directory of the File Open dialog to a virtual directory?

Mon, 19 Jun 2017 14:00:00 +0000

Use the IFileDialog::SetDefaultFolder method.



Stuff my father-in-law says: On baking bread

Fri, 16 Jun 2017 14:00:01 +0000

Three hours.



Combining the work queue of distinct events, order not important, with an auto-reset event

Fri, 16 Jun 2017 14:00:00 +0000

Combining two solutions into a bigger solution.