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[C++] Getting errors trying to include a header file on a resource file.

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Posted 09 June 2017 - 11:05 PM

Trying to add an icon to a small console program i made. I have made a header and resource file.



#include "resources.h"

aet ICON "1.ico"

C:\Users\THOMAS~1\DOCUME~1\cpp\RESOUR~1.RC|1|error: invalid preprocessing directive #i|
||can't open file `t': No such file or directory|
||preprocessing failed.|


#define aet 300

/* No errors on this one or my main cpp file*/

Anyone know the problem?

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Posted 12 June 2017 - 02:31 PM

Console apps do not use windows resources.  You will have to program it in windows and use the dreaded terminal functions.  (sorry no ncurses really for windows).  I would just leave a JPG image with the app in a folder like they do in file sharing. 

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