Windows via C/C++, Fifth (Softcover) Edition:
by Jeffrey Richter, Christophe Nasarre

Item# 0735663777
List price: $64.99
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Master the intricacies of application development with unmanaged C++ code—straight from the experts. Jeffrey Richter’s classic book is now fully revised for Windows XP, Windows Vista, and Windows Server 2008. You get in-depth, comprehensive guidance, advanced techniques, and extensive code samples to help you program Windows–based applications.

Discover how to:

  • Architect and implement your applications for both 32-bit and 64-bit Windows
  • Create and manipulate processes and jobs
  • Schedule, manage, synchronize and destroy threads
  • Perform asynchronous and synchronous device I/O operations with the I/O completion port
  • Allocate memory using various techniques including virtual memory, memory-mapped files, and heaps
  • Manipulate the default committed physical storage of thread stacks
  • Build DLLs for delay-loading, API hooking, and process injection
  • Using structured exception handling, Windows Error Recovery, and Application Restart services


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    Publisher: Microsoft Press
    Page Count (est.): 820
    ISBN10: 0735663777
    ISBN13: 9780735663770
    Cover: Paperback
    Pub Date: 2/15/2009