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Windows Explorer Like Application

Create a Windows Application that would mimic the functions of Windows Explorer

Must be able to do the following

1. Provide search capability for all the meta data stored in a image file. Most importantly TIFF images. The user should not have to type any special syntax to do this.

2. Each of the following items ( 3 - 6 ) must be settable through some configuration file, either INI, XML or registry.

3. Set the layout of the displayed files. Default should be "details".

Must be settable in configuration file.

4. Specify the columns that would be displayed to the user. Default should be File name, Title, Subject, Tags, Comments, Date Taken, Date Acquired

Must be settable in configuration file.

5. The order in which the columns display

Must be settable in configuration file.

6. Ability to launch an application through context menu item (right click), menu item for the items selected. Should be able to specify more than one of these and ability to pass selected file name to application.

Must be settable in configuration file.

7. Display a Preview pane showing the contents of the file.

8. Create an installer for the application

See Mock-up for more information

Skills: C++ Programming, Windows Desktop

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$500 USD in 14 days
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Hello, I am an expert .NET programmer with over 15 years of application design and development experience. I have a lot of experience working with the Windows shell and images and have created many "explorer-like" appl More

$551 USD in 5 days
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Hi, I can do this project using C++ and wxWidgets cross-platform library for GUI and may be CxImage for image manipulation. Thanks.

$497 USD in 21 days
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Hello, I am a .NET, VBA and VSTO software developer. I have nine years of experience in programming. I rest-assure that I will complete the work on time and deliver you the completed work to your satisfaction.

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Will work at the project

$550 USD in 12 days
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Hi, My offer is a windows desktop app with all your desired features and most useful windows explorer features with settings form. Please check my message. Thanks

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I can develop this application in c#. Kindly contact me and lets discuss more.

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Hi, I can start this right now. Let's start with me. Thanks.

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Hi, First of all thanks for posting this project, I am available to provide you economical services for development of windows application, I have read and understood all of project details. I am expert in windows More

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Greetings, I already have application that you require, it's fast, robust and configurable, more details in inbox.

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Hi, I am an experienced programmer and I'm familiar with many languages including C++,C#, and Real Studio. I worked with file exploring and manipulation (one of my early projects was about removing junk files) an More

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I would gladly develop this application for you

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expert c++, .NET, winAPI is here to help you. I can do this sir. already completed lots of projects.

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