Chapter 2 Basic Concepts
What is an MFC Extension Library?
Microsoft Foundation Class (MFC) extensions are a group of C++ classes that build on and extend MFC classes. Since C++ was created with object-oriented components in mind, MFC extensions are a very natural way to extend MFC. In the following class descriptions, hierarchy charts show the relationship between the Objective Chart classes and the MFC classes on which they are based.
All Stingray MFC extension products come with complete C++ source code compatible with Visual Studio. They can be built either as static libraries or as DLLs (extension DLLs that are distributed with the appropriate MFC DLL with your application, and that and can be shared between several applications).