String Literals and Values with Backslash Escape Character in C# and C++CLI

Backslashes in C# and C++CLI are widely used in Windows file paths and with escape characters. Use of double backslashes and backslashes to perform special functions is well described in many publications. However, the source code is not necessary what you will see in the Visual Studio Debugger. A comparison

Use Your Own Popup Menus in VB4

In VB4 if you want to show a popup menu for a text box, a system-providedcontext menu appears first, and your popup menu does not appearuntil you close the system context menu. Here is a workaround: Private Sub Text1_MouseDown(Button _ As Integer, Shift As Integer, X _ As Single, Y