Overview of the Managed API

You’ve now been introduced to the various components that constitute the Tablet PC Platform SDK. You’ve also successfully set up the SDK in your development environment. It’s high time for some code! The following code listing shows the Tablet Input API, Ink Data Management API, and Ink Recognition API interacting together in one application. The bulk of the code sets up the necessary UI—very little code is required to demonstrate the application’s simple use of the managed API.

The application creates a window with an area that permits inking. When the "Recognize" button is pressed, ink is recognized into text at the bottom of the dialog. The next three chapters describe in detail the parts of the managed API used in ...

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