Software development, .Net, SQL Server, TDD, Agile, Community and other Odds and Sods
Mitch Wheat has been working as a professional programmer since 1984, graduating with a honours degree in Mathematics from Warwick University, UK in 1986. He moved to Perth in 1995, having worked in software houses in London and Rotterdam. He has worked in the areas of mining, electronics, research, defence, financial, GIS, telecommunications, engineering, and information management. Mitch has worked mainly with Microsoft technologies (since Windows version 3.0) but has also used UNIX. He holds the following Microsoft certifications: MCPD (Web and Windows) using C# and SQL Server MCITP (Admin and Developer). His preferred development environment is C#, .Net Framework and SQL Server. Mitch has worked as an independent consultant for the last 10 years, and is currently involved with helping teams improve their Software Development Life Cycle. His areas of special interest lie in performance tuning
Thursday, June 29, 2006
Visual Studio 2005 Icon Library
Did you know that Visual Studio 2005 ships with a library of standard windows bitmaps, cursors, icons and metafiles which can be freely used in your windows and web applications? It contains Windows, Office, and Visual Studio icons that are licensed for reuse.
You can find it here: C:\Program Files\Microsoft Visual Studio 8\Common7\VS2005ImageLibrary\VS2005ImageLibrary.zip
In addition the .ico files are in multi icon format with the 16x16, 32x32, 48x48 images (and color depth 256, 16bpp, 24bpp) contained in a single file.
MSN, Email: mitch døt wheat at gmail.com