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ActiveX controls are applications written in common programming languages like C++ and Visual Basic, which allow Windows programs to run behind the scenes and improve your web browsing experience. On Upwork, the world’s largest online workplace, our ActiveX experts and web developers can use their OLE (object linking and embedding) and COM (compound object module) expertise to add flash animations, media, and other functions to your web projects, bringing them to life.

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David Strickland

David Strickland

.Net Developer with 20+ Years Development Experience

United States - Tests: 9 - Portfolio: 3

With over 20 years in the IT industry and 15 in .Net I am sure I can fullfill your requirement. I am capable of working with just about any of the technologies in the Microsoft Arsenal. MSsql, Biztalk, Exchange, Sharepoint, IIS I've worked with them all at one point or another along with any number of third party plugins. I specialize in server side processes, databases and middle tiers.

$20.00 /hr
1,228 hours

Pramod J.

Pramod J.


India - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 36

** 1500+ hours, 95+ contracts with 5 start rating in each Contract at O-desk ** ** Current Availability : 40 Hrs/week , most of my open contracts are completed ones and clients are keeping it open for future maintenance works** * I am available 18 hrs/day online* • I have 14 years of Information Technology experience in software and web development with .Net, Asp.Net, HTML 5, JQuery, AJAX, CSS, LAMP, CackPHP,JavaScript, XML, XHTML, Flash (AS1/AS2), ColdFusion (CFLM) and ColdFusion Admin, Crystal Reports, SAP Crystal Reports 11 Server, MongoDB,MS SQL Server (T-SQL, DBA), MySQL (SQL Scripts, DBA), Oracle (PL/SQL), Classic ASP, VB 6.0, COM/DCOM, MS Access, MS Excel, Outlook, VBA • Worked with MNC as Senior System Analyst/Technical Lead for last 4.6 years in software development for plug-in module using .Net, Visual Basic (COM+), Excel, Oracle, MS SQL and web development with ASP.Net, HTML 5, JQuery, AJAX, LAMP, JavaScript, CSS, ColdFusion, Classic ASP, XML, XSLT, Flash. • Worked as System Analyst from last 5 years, wherein participated in project management related work related to software and web based projects which include project management skills Writing and Updating SDP, Project Metrics, Risk Plan, Time Sheets, Daily Meeting, Reporting, Client calls, DP Meetings. • Worked as Team Leader for 5 years in Insurance, Financial-Ratings, Flash (Action Script), Telecom domain related software and web based projects. • Throughout understanding of SDLC concepts (8 years), agile scrum. • Developed softwares using .NET, VB 6, VBA, MS Access, MS Excel, MS SQL, XML, XSLT, COM/COM+, MTS, ActiveX, QuickBooks, MySQL, Crystal Reports, SAP Crystal Reports 11 Server. • Developed websites using Asp.Net, HTML 5, JQuery, JavaScript, AJAX, CSS, LAMP, XML, XHTML, Flash (AS1/AS2), ColdFusion (CFLM) and ColdFusion Admin, Classic ASP, VBScript, IIS, Crystal Reports, SAP Crystal Reports 11 Server. • Web domain server management for dedicated and co-location servers on Windows and Linux includes Web Hosting, DNS, IIS, Apache, Email, FTP, SMS, Various Software configurations and support. • Developed Script utilities on Windows and Linux servers for Domain Controller, Web Hosting, and Web Server Management. • Implementation of e-business with Paypal, E-Bay, and CCAvenue payment gateways. • Implementation of website promotion techniques like SEO.

100% Job Success
$40.00 /hr
1,559 hours

Qazi N.

Qazi N.

Website Developer/Software Engineer/Project Manager

Australia - Tests: 11 - Portfolio: 10

I have 9 years experience and expertise in software design and development, Website Development and Project Management. I'm leading and managing software project teams for last 5 years. Having 9 years of experience in software development and engineering, broad range of experience and demonstrated ability successfully combines deep technical understanding and problem solving analytical skills. Instinctive understanding of the Software Development Life Cycles, Analysis, design, Solution Architecture and development, deep technical understanding of OOP, CTI(Computer Telephony Integration) and Development issues, thorough grasp of the subtleties of the software development processes, exposure of CMMI, ISO and SCRUM along with pragmatic ability to apply that understanding have polished me to an extent to survive in competitive IT market. Now I want to further my exposure to all kinds of industry driven applications of IT. Tools and Technologies: Languages C#, VB.Net, ASP.Net, VB6, Databases: MS SQL Server, Oracle, MS Access, PostgreSQL Technologies: Web Services, WCF, COM, ADO, ADO.Net, UML, AD Active Directory, Exchange Server, MMC, Windows Power Shell, Entity Framework, ASP.Net MVC, ASP.NET Dynamic Data

Groups: Microsoft Certified Professionals

100% Job Success
$100.00 /hr
1,126 hours

Angel Villanueva

Angel Villanueva Agency Contractor

Experienced Customer Service Representative, Email Support

Norway - Tests: 2

To be able to uphold the greatest standard of the Organization I am affiliated with.

Associated with: Global Experts

100% Job Success
$5.56 /hr
12,215 hours

Noel Buenaventura

Noel Buenaventura Agency Contractor

Programmer Analyst

Philippines - Tests: 16 - Portfolio: 20

• Proficient in Microsoft Technology programming languages: VB.Net, C#, Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0. Databases such as Microsoft SQL Server, MySQL, Microsoft Access, PostgreSQL, SQLite, Firebird, Paradox Oracle, Sybase and MongoDB. Reporting tools such as Crystal Report and Data Report. Software packaging tools such as InnoSetup, NSIS, InstallShield. <BR> • Other languages known: Visual FoxPro, Java, C/C++, Delphi, Turbo Pascal, and Assembly Language.<BR> • Knowledgeable in the latest Microsoft programming infrastructure (Microsoft Visual Studio .NET) specifically in VB.Net, C#, ADO.NET, ASP.NET, MVC 4, LINQ, and AutoMapper.<BR> • Knowledge in .NET WPF, WCF and XAML.<BR> • Knowledge in look and feel tools such as Codejock and DevExpress.<BR> • Working knowledge in Torquoise-SVN, Github and Assembla.<BR> • Knowledge in VBA programming and creating COM Addins. This includes VSTO (Visual Studio Tools for Office) and Microsoft PIAs. • Knowledge in automating OpenOffice applications such as OpenOffice Writer and OpenOffice Calc.<BR> • Working knowledge in building customized controls that fulfill programmer’s demands such as ActiveX DLL/OCX. Knowledge in using API (Application Programming Interface) functions.<BR> • Good knowledge of Web Services including SOAP-Based, Web APIs, Amazon Web Service API, Marketplace Web Service API, Amazon S3, Amazon SQS, and Web Scrapping.<BR> • Knowledgeable in the newest programming technologies such as DAO, ADO, Client/Server and COM/DCOM.<BR> • Familiar with the following applications: MS Office 2010 Suite, AutoCAD, Adobe Photoshop, and many others.<BR> • Has thorough understanding of Internet-based Programming such as ASP and PHP for server side and VBScript, JavaScript and AJAX for the client side.<BR> • Knows how to setup and configure WordPress, phpBB, X-Cart & other open source templates.<BR> • Knowledgeable in the following Internet programming and design tools: Microsoft FrontPage, Macromedia Dreamweaver MX, PHP Designer, etc.<BR> • Has good understanding in web technology and communication like Winsock and other protocols such as TCP/IP, FTP, SFTP, HTTP, and ZeroMQ.<BR> • Knowledge in both structured and object-oriented design tool (Unified Modeling Language).<BR> • Familiar with Windows operating systems including Windows 2000/2003 Server (Active Directory) and Linux.<BR> • PC Troubleshooting and Networking.<BR> • 40+ WPM typing speed.<BR>

Associated with: WengSoft Solutions

100% Job Success
$27.78 /hr
1,649 hours

Catalin P.

Catalin P.

C++ / Java dev here, without reluctance on new stuff

Romania - Tests: 11 - Portfolio: 16

Everything is possible, but I just do not spend time digging through hay to fetch the needle. Unless you really want me to! Update 2015.10.08: I have been with odesk since June '09. I am not an elancer.

Groups: Application Developers Alliance

96% Job Success
$28.89 /hr
3,220 hours

Denis K.

Denis K.

Expert .NET/C++ developer

Ukraine - Tests: 6 - Portfolio: 16

* 10 years of experience in software development * >40 projects was complete as a remote employee * 40 technologies in skillset * 7 certificates from Brainbench, oDesk and Smarterer * Perfect understanding of fundamental concepts of software development * Fast learning C# .NET senior developer, C++ compiler developer, self-motivated remote employee

86% Job Success
$34.00 /hr
8,218 hours

Tom Thomas

Tom Thomas Agency Contractor

CTO -15 Yr Exp - C++ ,QT/VC++,COM,C#, Rasp PI,Plugin,Dev Driver,SNMP

India - Tests: 6 - Portfolio: 8

I am a 15 year experienced Professional C/C++/VC++/C#.NET/Java/ASP.NET Developer with Design and Management Experience. My core competency lies in the end to end development of C++ (especially VC++ and QT C++) and C#.NET based applications. I also have very good experience in managing a team of size 5 to 25. I helped many start-ups to make their dream a reality and I am happy to say that most of my customers are repeat customers. My oDesk profile and customer feedback reflects exactly the same story. Please go though my oDesk work history for more details. I am willing to work on both Fixed Price ( Milestone Based) as well as Hourly based Projects. The key skills which distinguishes me form other developers are given below. VC++/ATL/COM, Raspberry PI,Android, Device Driver, Video Streaming,DirectX, SNMP, Protocol Development, Plugin development, Plugin Frameworks, Artificial Intelligence,Video Analytics, Scientific and Engineering Software, Computer Interfacing software. RESUME ==================== => More than 14 years of commercial software development experience with exclusive focus on Client Server/ Networking/Graphics/Robotics Technology. => In-depth knowledge in developing softwares with tools and technologies like VC++, Unix/Linux C++, .NET , C#.NET, VB.NET, ASP.NET and Java.' TECHNICAL EXPERTISE ==================== => The key technical Architect behind the Shareware products, KTS InfoMate, VideoManager +, MoneyCare +, SalesMate +, KTS InfoMate, CampusMate + and other products (with Plug-in Support) developed with tools VC++, ADO, MFC and ATL => The key Architect behind the extensible Web Content Management and Backup system KTS webCloud developed with tools VC++,VC#.NET, ASP.NET and SQL Server. => Worked for fortune 500 companies and MNC clients like GE, HP, Fujitsu,Toshiba, Hitachi, ISO. End To End Software Products Development Experience ============================================ Digital Signage Management Software (Tools and Technologies VC++, COM, ActiveX, QT C++, C#.NET, Java, ASP.NET, Web Services, Android , Linux, Raspberry PI, Windows, SQL Server/ MySQL, MS Access, Cross Platform ) Personal Accounting Software (Tools and Technologies : VC++, MFC, ATL , COM) Point of sales Software (Tools and Technologies : VC++, MFC, ATL , COM) Web Content Management System Software Framework (Tools and Technologies : ASP.NET, C#.NET ) Time Table Creation Software (Tools and Technologies : VC++, MFC, ATL , COM) Video Rental Software (Tools and Technologies : VC++, MFC, ATL , COM) Campus Management Software: (Tools and Technologies : ASP.NET , MySQL) Software Skills: Software Product Engineering, VC++, ATL, COM, DCOM, MFC , ActiveX, DirectX, DirectShow, FFMPEG, FFDShow, Win 32, .NET, C#.NET, VB.NET, ASP.NET,ASP, AutoIT, Bugzilla, ISAPI, Boost, Device Driver, NDIS Driver, Printer Driver, ModBus TCP, ModBus Protocol, SNMP, CMIP, HTTP,SMTP, FTP, TFTP, HTTPS, RTSP, SAP, SIP, H 264, MP4, MPEG2, AVI, Video Streaming, Flash Streaming, RS 232, USB, Firewire, Image Processing, Packet Sniffer, Ethreal, Video Analytics, Object Tracking, Aforge.NET, Vehicle Identification, Medical Imaging, Optical Networking, Mathematics, Physics, Game Physics, Simulation, Scientific Software, Linux , Unix C++, ObjectStore, SQL Server, MySQL, MS Access, Web Services, SOAP, gSOAP, JSON, Compiler, Lex,Yac, ASM, Data Structure, Fiber Optics, Embedded System, Raspberry Pi, Plugins, Excel Plugins, Office Plugins, Word Plugins, Plugin Framework, PhotoShop Plugins, Photoshop SDK, 3DS Max Plugin, Intelligent Transportation Systems, New Port Stepper Motor, Galil Motion Controllers, CRO, EDBA, WDM, SONET, SDH, SEO, SEO Tools Development.

Associated with: KTS InfoTech Pvt Ltd, KTS InfoTech Private Limited, Santhisoft Technologies

100% Job Success
$40.00 /hr
1,006 hours

Artsiom S.

Artsiom S. Agency Contractor

iPhone, Mac OS X, Objective-C Developer

Ukraine - Tests: 7 - Portfolio: 14

I am an iPhone applications developer with good experience of creating games and apps (including GPS based). I am willing to work as an iPhone devloper on a permanent, or a per-task basis. You can review the list of the applications I have done so far in my portfolio

Associated with: SOFTREACTOR LLC

$22.22 /hr
1,225 hours

Andrey L.

Andrey L.

PHP/Java/C++/C# Developer

Russia - Tests: 5

Over 7 years of experience in software development, from embedded application for aero-space industry to PHP websites. My primary specialization is making powerfull, effective back-ends for non-trivial tasks and data processing, however I also able to build user interface with HTML, CSS, AJAX, WinForms, etc. I also have experience in the following areas: OOP and software design, testing, PHP, Java, C#, HTML, CSS, C/C++, programming in multithreading environment

100% Job Success
$20.00 /hr
9,226 hours