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I had a form designed where only a portion of the Listview is showing.
I wanted to Resize the Form and have the LIstview resize with it, but limit the Form Resizing to the
Maximum number of...
Did the "SaveAs" problem occur after my posted FIX?
Mine so far has been working fine.
Re: Dilettante use of a Manifest for this NOT sure what a manifest will do...
In the past, if you opened a VBP or BAS file under Windows Explorer, "Save As" would contain the file name.
With Win 7 I've had a lot of problems with even getting the "Save As" form...
Found some info that corrected the "Save As" problem and maybe others I have NOT found yet.
If you go to you VB installation directory (normally under "Project Files") locate "VB6.exe" or...
In the VB IDE when you want to save the project, you have the choice of either "Save" or "Save As"
Under XP when you selected "Save As", the "File Name" text box was filled with the Project File...
With the installation of VB5 on Window 7 (32 bit) , Help did NOT work.
Installed Microsoft's recommended KB, which allowed VB Help to show, but Help examples were missing.
Received Error: "There...
dilettante: You made your "point" even though I disagree somewhat with response.
dilettante: Thanks for response.
Same program in XP now seems to have some issues in Win7.
I have a number of very large array structures used to generate graphics.
I also make a...
Every since I've moved to Windows 7, I encounter some unique program errors during run BUT not in the IDE,
I'm getting the impression I'm stepping on (corrupting) part of my existing memory.
Lately I've been getting a lot of advertising at both the bottom and top of the web page.
I can scroll the forum page fine, but the advertizing remains ONTOP.
Is this being put up by the forum ...
Thanks for a great response and links.
Been long time since I did C++ coding (opted for Visual Basic because of rapid development and ease of maintenance).
Since support for VB5/6 has been deprecated and with the newer OSes (Win7/8),...
ActiveX was developed for VB6 so as positive as I can be it works there. With VB5 and XP also no problems. Have contacted firm so see what they can come up with.
Still interest in what if any...
DataMiser: Thanks for feedback.
This is a third party ActiveX developed for VB6 (I think in Java) to link to their server.
Ran it fine under XP in VB5.
With VB5 and Win7, after registering...
I remembered seeing a way to upgrade certain VB5 components to VB6 on Microsofts website years ago.
Finally found it on their website. Posting here in case others may need it.
Anyone know whats going on behind the scenes between VB5 and VB6 ActiveX's and the ability to use them in either environment?
Are their licensing issues?
When registered is a different registry...
I wasn't expecting a response to my post in this thread -- nice of you provide one -- since I didn't start it and because of the subject line.
I don't get it myself regarding the...
A good read - explains it all:
I'm been dealing with the same question since my upgrade from XP to Win7 last week.
I've never been so stressed as dealing with Win7 and trying to get all my old VB5 (not VB6 programs working)....
Function ProduceXMLDoc() As DOMDocument50
Dim xmlDoc As DOMDocument50
Set xmlDoc = New DOMDocument50
xmlDoc.async = False
xmlDoc.validateOnParse = False
Sorry for late respoinse. Been sick and still recovering.
Yes. I'm referring to the IDE settings.
Will check out that Reg Entry and see if I can't port it over...
Resolved the comctl32.ocx issue by simply unregistering the #1.2 and registering the #1.3.
Will check out your link -- Thanks
Just found out by changing [control panel - display] back to 100% default, that my icons, horizontal scrollbar, and childs work at designed.
I had changed the display size to medium just after I...
fafalone: Thanks for followup.
My *.vbp files (programs developed under XP and previous) reference:
When I reinstalled VB5 in Window7, VB5 Project - Components now show it as:
Thanks for feedback. Through search found #1.3 is VB6 and #1.2 is VB5.
A number years back I recall M$ had a program that had a free upgrade for VB5 controls to VB6, which I...
Installed VB 5 and installed fine.
Had to manually register comctl32.dll in System32 and registered.
However reference is slightly different in VBP files so programs fails without reworking.
Just trying to get this thing up and going while I have time to shop around for something new.
And Yes I know M$ has announced for some time that XP was ending. No excuses just had a nice stable...
I am trying to upgrade my box to use Win7.
Older PC using MOBO -- Soyo SY-K7VYA-Pro -- which I built years ago.
MOBO --supposedly -- will handle up to 1.5 GB of SDRAM (100/133) in various...
Bonnie I think this must be "As Designed"
That is if a selection is active the caret stays hidden.
I first tried calling ShowCaret three times (in belief the calls to EM_ may have hidden it more...
Thanks Bonnie West.
Missed the "ByVal" big time when I copied over some of my code to extend Birch's example.
A GREAT Reminder to pay attention!!!
Have updated ZIP for others.
Bonnie thanks for responding.
I put together RBirches examples as well as yours.
Your examples are at Command6 and Command7
EM_LINEINDEX returns charIndex 82 for line 1.
Yes. This works great when using the mouse. However, when called from code (see example) the cursorpos does Not seem to be returned in the correct position for the line.
Thanks for responses.
I have some free time so working on a program to compare computer code (e.g. modules. classes, etc) to identify duplicate files as well as lines within Subs,...
How do you set the cursor and caret location in code using EM_ ?
EM_SETSEL does not appear to work since I need the line in order to select it.
If I loop the lines EM_LINEINDEX returns the...
Thanks for suggestion -- downloaded. FWIW can get extended key for more than 10 files for 7 days -- still debating on this as hate to take advantage of Aivosto as been good to the VB...
I'm trying to speed up a very large program.
I'm finding that by taking a count of one routine called from Picturebox_Paint that
that routine is being called 8 times prior to the Picturebox...
Extremely valid point. Thanks for pointing it out.
Thanks guys for input.
Did a manual copy paste (.eml which I saved as .txt and also a .png file) from Outlet Express to a Directory in Explorer -- XP.
All three File Attributes dates were changed...
I just noticed (after all these years), that if you copy a file that all the File Attribute dates
are changed to the current date.
Is the original creation date available on the...
Do you have permission to write to the DB
rs.Open sqlCriteria, cn '<< not sure what cn is here?
Also seems kinda questionable to do an SQL query on the DB then write the grid...
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