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  1. Re: Picture1.Picture = Picture1.Image problem

    passel:

    Wanted to quibble a bit with this portion of your statement re .Image and AutoRedraw = False


    As I see it .Image is a hidden CompatibleDC and CompatibleBitMap that is integral to (part...
  2. Re: Set items in const as one value for Select case statement. Is it possible?

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    Elroy
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    Thanks for the Examples.
    I use Select Case quite a bit, but always in the context where I have
    identified the item of interest first.
    (Using your last example):
  3. Re: Set items in const as one value for Select case statement. Is it possible?

    Elroy:

    Re:


    Having a little trouble getting my head around what benefit or where one would use such a Select / Case.
    Seems like a workaround for a series of If > ElseIf checks.
    Would you...
  4. Re: [RESOLVED] PopUp (???) Window -- Firefox -- Windows7 Pro

    topshot:

    Thanks a bunch.



    Thanks, wasn't aware of the "location" setting and didn't make mental connection between HD popup and Firefox (32 bit) as a separate checkbox option.
    Blocking...
  5. Re: [RESOLVED] PopUp (???) Window -- Firefox -- Windows7 Pro

    Lord Orwell:
    I have no plugins or AddOn for Firefox.


    topshot:



    YES, that is what I am saying -- at least for Firefox 67.0.0 on Windows 7 Pro SP1.
  6. Re: [RESOLVED] PopUp (???) Window -- Firefox -- Windows7 Pro

    Thanks for responding.
    Here's the example I started with at Home Depot.
    As you can see they cover up their search bar -- dumb!.
    All toggles in Firefox 67 will not get rid of it. Disabling...
  7. Re: PopUp (???) Window -- Firefox -- Windows7 Pro

    Found shutting off JavaScript seems to solve the problem.
    Appears notificatons and push have nothing to do with it in this instance.
  8. Re: [VB6] Call Functions By Pointer (Universall DLL Calls)

    This is the new link to IShell in Bonnie West's post #5.

    https://fossies.org/dox/wine-4.0.1/interfaceIShellItem.html
  9. Re: PopUp (???) Window -- Firefox -- Windows7 Pro

    jdc2000
    Thanks for responding.

    Anyway to beat em?

    Tweaked a number of Firefox about:config settings with no luck.
    Was in process of starting up Wireshark -- which I'm NOT proficient with --...
  10. Re: PopUp (???) Window -- Firefox -- Windows7 Pro

    si_the-geek:

    Thanks for responding.
    Per link:



    The problem is I have that notification option checked to block per above.

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  11. Re: PopUp (???) Window -- Firefox -- Windows7 Pro

    Ran Malwarebytes and everything comes up clean.
    Since I upgraded to Firefox 67 been a big issue.
    FWIW running STRICT options.under Content Blocking.

    Here's another example other than Home...
  12. Re: PopUp (???) Window -- Firefox -- Windows7 Pro

    Steve R Jones
    Thanks for responding.

    Ran Microsoft msrt.exe and came up clean.
    Hopefully msrt is just as current as malwarebytes.
    Problem seemed to start with upgrade to Firefox 67.
  13. Re: [RESOLVED] Best Practices -- Code Testing

    I still use and prefer DAO, but link should help others.
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    Re: Form corrupted of vb6

    If you go to your form (extension .frm), you can open it in notepad and should be able to recover
    all code. Save that notepad code using a different name and frm extenstion to a test directory. ...
  15. Re: [RESOLVED] Best Practices -- Code Testing

    I took gibra's suggestion (#8) as just emphasizing a simple way to invoke an alternate DB,
    not necessarily be in Sub Main.
    Follow on posts are a bit more pointed.
    Thanks to all for input.
    ...
  16. Re: [RESOLVED] Best Practices -- Code Testing

    gibra:
    Thanks for followup. Your suggestion is a better / easier solution.
  17. Re: Best Practices -- Code Testing

    Thanks all for input.
    SO the general consensus is NOT to run tests on live DBs and use an alternative (copy) DB.
    Thinking out loud one could have a switch for testing, which invoked would make a...
  18. [RESOLVED] Best Practices -- Code Testing

    I have a large program which uses many tables within a database. Periodically, I wish to do testing with the same
    data contained and updated in these tables AT THE SAME TIME this program is live on...
  19. Re: Statusbar - Simple Style - Right Align Text

    Thanks to all for their posts. Am sure can get one to work.

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    FWIW (dilettante post #5)
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    The easiest, if it will work, is embedding a \t \t at the front of the text....
  20. Re: Statusbar - Simple Style - Right Align Text

    Eduardo-:
    Thanks for responding. It is the SimpleText I need to right align.
    Will test your code in the am.
  21. [RESOLVED] Statusbar - Simple Style - Right Align Text

    Other than adding spaces to the Text in an attempt to right align,
    is there a solution to this problem?
  22. [RESOLVED] PopUp (???) Window -- Firefox -- Windows7 Pro

    I've been receiving what I call popup windows lately.
    For example, every time I go to homedepot I get a popup
    window (which covers their search bar) that asks me to
    register or do whatever. ...
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    Re: Clearing an array

    Elroy re:



    >>InstrRev, Split and Join, Replace and/or Filter
    These are some of the 5 I refer to. I have VB5 implementations that are supposedly faster (no way to test) than Vb6.
    In fact...
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    Re: Clearing an array

    Elroy:


    FWIW in my case:
    When VB6 came out I was using VB5 and other than a few (about 5) VB6 functions -- which there
    are VB5 replacement for - I couldn't see upgrading. Time went on, and VB5...
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    Re: Clearing an array

    Re: Elroy's Post #6.

    An array assignment (a2 = a1) will not work if one is using VB5.
    The receiving array (a2 in this case) must be explicitly dimensioned or redimensioned first.
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    Re: Arrays of Arrays

    Here's a pretty simple explanation of an Array versus a SafeArray



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    I do quite a bit with nested array structures. I would suggest per my post #17, that you consider a...
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    Re: Arrays of Arrays

    Since you are using a structure (GridObject) to track things, why not just add a boolean element called Active.
    If you want to turn off that structure (array) just set Active to False. Then at...
  28. Re: Mouse Jiggler causing Other Issues

    Considering this resolved -- for now.
  29. Re: Mouse Jiggler causing Other Issues

    Eduardo- : Thanks for responding.

    Came up with the jiggler because as of late I find my MDI App quits working if I'm not periodically (time unknown) using it.
    Whether that has to do with my...
  30. [RESOLVED] Mouse Jiggler causing Other Issues

    I had a mouse jiggler program running as a separate App. It had / has no impact on other running programs.
    (e.g. Firefox, my other Apps, etc.)

    I now have incorporated it into my main MDI...
  31. Re: Mouse Cursor Disappears - MDI

    qvb6:

    Believe I have this resolved for the Complied App.
    Luckily, I had a common _Click event which is required after MDI Load,
    so placing there gets the Arrow as desired.

    Thanks for all your...
  32. Re: Mouse Cursor Disappears - MDI

    That's as designed.
    I just use hCursor to SetSystemCursor (code snippet) to
    set the User (whichever one) system cursor.

    When done with the User System cursor (whatever it is)
    I then call the...
  33. Re: Mouse Cursor Disappears - MDI

    qvb6:

    That appears to be the answer.
    Needs the Icon in stead of the handle.

    I'm guessing that with the following code, since the cursor(icon) was just loaded,
    the handle and icon still...
  34. Re: Mouse Cursor Disappears - MDI

    qvb6:
    At this juncture not concerned about function failure or null handles as they can be easily dealt with.
    Just trying to understanding what's going on.

    I agree SetSystemCursor(handle,...
  35. Re: Mouse Cursor Disappears - MDI

    Little confused as to what the API SetSystemCursor is doing.

    At MDI startup i use the following to save the handle to my default cursor (IDC_ARROW)



    Public Sub GetDefaultCursor()
    'THis is...
  36. Re: Mouse Cursor Disappears - MDI

    This is set upon startup and holds the old cursor value changed if the Cursor changes with tool usage,
    Couple good points here. Will confirm mlngOldCursor and Catch specific DLL error, if any.

    ...
  37. Re: Mouse Cursor Disappears - MDI

    qvb6:
    Thanks for responding.


    No. But Hide Pointer While typing is.


    RestoreDefaultCursor in the First Function is the Call to the Second Function.

    Sorry forgot to include the called...
  38. [RESOLVED] Mouse Cursor Disappears - MDI

    On a random basis -- say once every month or two, my MDI mouse cursor disappears.

    I have another application called from the MDI which can be invoked via the MDI menu. When I bring that...
  39. Re: String Literals --- Where are they upon execution (compiled)?

    Elroy:
    You might wish to check out this link:
    https://www.codeproject.com/Articles/10542/Easily-Load-and-Format-Strings-from-the-String-Tab

    All Other Posters this Thread:
    Thanks to all for the...
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    Re: Provide screenshot of a control

    If all you want is a picture whats the matter with Windows Snipping Tool
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