June 17, 1999

Fast Copy of Properties between Controls

You probably already know that if you select multiple controls on a form you can use the Property Window to change one of their common property in one single operation.

Correctly restore mouse cursor

When you write lengthy procedures, it is a good habit to change the mouse cursor to an hourglass, and restore it to the original shape when the procedure exits. However,

Vector vs. Array–the Best of Both Worlds

It’s often pointed out that the Vector class is expensive to use because all of the methods are synchronized. Java 2 has the LinkedList class, which can serve the same