Visual Basic General Discussion
Array saving question (lbound)
Boris P. - 11 Sep 2010 5:30 PM - 12 messages
Hello! I am saving an array to a file and then load it again. Open sPath For Binary As #iFile1 If uLoad Then Get #iFile1, , uArray ...
Final Reminder - Microsoft Responds to the Evolution of Community
nntp - 11 Sep 2010 2:25 PM - 4 messages
What is Happening? This message is to inform you that Microsoft will soon begin discontinuing newsgroups and transitioning users to Microsoft forums. Why? As you may know, newsgroups have existed for many years now; however, the traffic in the Microsoft newsgroups has been steadily decreasing for the ...
One liner challenge
-mhd - 10 Sep 2010 5:04 PM - 24 messages
Well at least it's a challenge for me :-) What is an elegant way of referring to the first string item delimited by a space without assigning to a string array variable as a separate step? Normally you could do... ...
How to test that a string can be represented by a font
Nigel Bufton - 10 Sep 2010 1:56 PM - 7 messages
My app creates a PDF file in a user-specified font. If a particular string contains characters that cannot be represented in that font, the app needs to know. What it then does is to throw the string into an RTF control and ...
How can I reduce the initial ToolTip delay in VB6?
MM - 10 Sep 2010 10:15 AM - 7 messages
I've read up on TTM_SETDELAYTIME, but this appears to relate to a newly created tooltip. How can I change the Windows default tooltip's initial delay from 500ms to, say, 10ms? I want one particular tooltip (on my virtual piano keys) to appear as instantaneously as possible. ...
Anders Jorgenson - 10 Sep 2010 5:32 AM - 9 messages
I have an array which stores values of precalculate results at certain positions (x,y): Theoretical, it would look like this: Dim sngArr(200000,200000) as single For example sng(1,1) would be 0.003923 Of course this is not possible due to the memory capacity. ...
Is including Excel9.olb in the installation files necessary?
Mike S - 10 Sep 2010 4:19 AM - 17 messages
I made an Inno installer script for a program that automates Excel, based on my P&D setup.lst, which includes the Excel object library: [Setup1 Files] ..... Fil***@EXCEL9.OLB,$(WinSysPath),,$(Shared),3/19/99 10:00:32 PM,638976,126.96.36.19919 ...
Thank you very much
Tony Toews - 10 Sep 2010 12:49 AM - 3 messages
Folks For the last year I've been asking various questions here in this newsgroup. Thanks to all for answering my questions. Sincerely, Tony Toews ...
Mike Williams - 9 Sep 2010 6:58 PM - 3 messages
Micro$oft really are becoming drunk with power! It's bad enough that they have their deranged lunatic of a CEO bouncing around on stage like a fat little prat with sweat pouring from his armpits, but his lunatic power craze ...
E_Fail Status with VB6
Nobody - 9 Sep 2010 5:18 PM - 15 messages
Have a VB6 app that is being used to pull data from a database. Various locations have this database and it has been running fine on all of them except for one where we are getting the following error message: ...
BeeJ - 8 Sep 2010 10:57 PM - 10 messages
I get a popup messagebox when closing my app in the IDE. Error 217 at xxxxxx (memory address). I have no user defined error codes. I cannot find it in help. google is no help either. Any ideas? ...
Old vb6 / mdb app with "Could not delete from specified tables" er
AndyK - 8 Sep 2010 9:27 PM - 16 messages
hi all, I am moving an old vb6 application from a W2K to an XP machine. If I run the app from the XP box and with the .mdb file also on the XP box, I get the above error. ...
Aero Glass Control Text Problem
Abhishek - 8 Sep 2010 8:50 PM - 48 messages
Hi Everyone. I am using Vista, 7 Aero glass in my app. I am able to apply it using the DwmExtendFrameIntoClientArea API, but there is a minor problem, the text on controls appears transparent. someone suggested me that I should use ...
Sending POP 3 email
fniles - 8 Sep 2010 6:32 PM - 4 messages
Once I read a POP 3 email using Winsock, how can I send an email (whose content is the POP 3 email that I just read) out in the POP 3 server using Winsock ? Thank you ...
Funky Font Enumeration
Karl E. Peterson - 8 Sep 2010 6:16 PM - 26 messages
Just noticed something really odd. If you enumerate fonts using standard VB methods, a bunch of them are returned twice, once with a leading ampersand. What's up with that? Repro: Public Sub Main() Dim i As Long, s As String ...
Pass udt to class
Anders Jorgenson - 8 Sep 2010 6:11 PM - 4 messages
It seems I have run into a new problem now... I want to feed a class with a UDT. The UDT is declared publicly in a module. Is that not possible? It says something like "Only publicly declare user-defined types can be..." ...
Cant solve this.
SIS01 - 8 Sep 2010 1:08 AM - 20 messages
Hi, Please helpme I want to split this line: string line = "Davis , Jones, Beckett , Jordan , Kennt " into an array of their trimmed versions: "Davis" "Jones" "Beckett" "Jordan" "Kennt" I've tried several soluctions but none resolves it. ...
Strange ActiveX-Exe behaviour
Anders Jorgenson - 7 Sep 2010 11:32 AM - 9 messages
I have an ActiveX exe and I am having a hard time to have it raise an event. My problem is that the class of the ActiveX-Exe does not receive the withevent from the form. Is that a known problem? What am I missing? ...
POP 3 attachment
fniles - 6 Sep 2010 7:55 PM - 9 messages
Using winsock, how can I read POP 3 email attachment (the attachment is an ..EML file) ? Thank you ...
create desktop shortcut when app installed w/P&D installer for XP,Vista,W7
Mike S - 6 Sep 2010 2:35 AM - 19 messages
I want to modify the installer to create a desktop shortcut when a program is installed. I found this discussion [link] that explains, "by adding just 4 lines of code, the Packaging & ...
POP 3 mails
fniles - 5 Sep 2010 8:09 PM - 6 messages
Can I use Winsock to read POP 3 mails ? When I do this, Winsock1.State stays at 6 (connecting), and it is never 7 (connected). Winsock1.Connect "mail.myservermail.com", 110 Do While Winsock1.State <> 7 ...
Any "quirsk" with the timer controlNext » 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
Tony Toews - 5 Sep 2010 6:51 PM - 17 messages
Folks I'm putting a timer on the main form of my utility. Are there any quirks I should know about? I ask because there is an interesting quirk with the timer event in Access that developers need to know about. ...