dcsimg

Search:

Type: Posts; User: DllHell

Page 1 of 10 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.03 seconds.

  1. Re: progressabr in status bar and fickering....

    dont use lockwindowupdate (https://devblogs.microsoft.com/oldnewthing/20070222-01/?p=27913)
  2. Replies
    488
    Views
    31,710

    Re: Vb6 , the Future, and what I have discovered

    This is fun game

    Would I base my future development on Python? Well yes I would, if I understood them now or had the time to explore it all properly.

    Would I base my future development on...
  3. Replies
    15
    Views
    418

    Re: two factor authentication

    What type of 2FA are you doing? SMS? Security Token? Authy? etc
  4. Replies
    10
    Views
    605

    Re: Files and Folder Unicode

    can you use something like this instead: %USERPROFILE%\AppData\Local\Temp
  5. Replies
    14
    Views
    478

    Re: ADO error on Windows 10

    This may be related to fileIO. Use Process Monitor to see what files are trying to be be read or written.
  6. Re: How Many People are Sticking around Until the end of VB6

    We have a huge investment in vb6. We aren't "sticking around until the end". We are "stuck until the end"
  7. Re: .net Core possibly a proper vb6 replacement

    It doesn't make sense to focus on cross platform UIs on linux. The market share just isn't there (unless you want to include Android in the the linux category).

    .net core and mssql on linux are...
  8. Re: Any other language environments as easy to use and robust as VB6?

    i upgraded to a 6 core xeon w-2145 with 64gb ram and 2tb ssd. highly recommend it :lol:



    I thought this was interesting:

    "During the years we worked on Viaweb I read a lot of job...
  9. Replies
    5
    Views
    330

    Re: Recordsets - sql

    rs.source will get the sql string
  10. Re: .net Core possibly a proper vb6 replacement

    you can trim it: https://www.hanselman.com/blog/MakingATinyNETCore30EntirelySelfcontainedSingleExecutable.aspx
  11. Replies
    11
    Views
    329

    Re: Weekday returns wrong result

    remove the vbUseSystemDayOfWeek param and see if it works (your system first day of week may have been modified)
  12. Replies
    2
    Views
    224

    Re: Disk activity by process

    take a look at https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/win32/etw/about-event-tracing

    and
    ...
  13. Re: Any other language environments as easy to use and robust as VB6?

    > Perhaps I should give VB.NET another try?

    Whenever I switch from to vb.net after spending time in vb6 I find old habits and expectations creeping into the .net code. I'd suggest trying c#...
  14. Replies
    25
    Views
    973

    Re: Text Search Ideas?

    always happens. Then they will ask you to add wildcards 6 months from now when they realize the need more robust search :rolleyes:
  15. Re: VB6 and WinHttpRequests with and without certificates issue

    Seems like the SetClientCertificate might be affecting all instances on a particular processid (or some other identifier)

    you could put the post code into a separate exe and then shell that exe...
  16. Replies
    4
    Views
    383

    Re: GET icon from web

    This assumption is being challenged in courts and judges are ruling in favor of the scrappers:
    https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2018/04/dc-court-accessing-public-information-not-computer-crime
  17. Re: VB6 - QUESTION - A good place to distribute your EXE

    sounds like you need create rocketdock gallery 2.0 and host it there :)
  18. Re: VB6 - QUESTION - A good place to distribute your EXE

    Think about how *you* find software and then copy those methods
  19. Re: VB6 Command Line Compilation on Windows 10

    the command line stopped working for us too. It works for simple projects but not our main one. All on windows 7.

    We decided to emulate keystrokes and presses to get it done

    shell vbp ...
  20. Replies
    8
    Views
    1,930

    Re: How to make image flash on and off?

    This is impressive

    Reviving a 12 year old thread about vb6 and then posting a .net solution littered with goto's. The only thing more impressive would have been ample use of DoEvents().
  21. Replies
    5
    Views
    343

    Re: VB and Third Party Controls

    Yeah, I forgot about the legal risks. You don't want to end up like my uncle. The software police arrested him last May and he is serving hard time at Leavenworth.
  22. Re: VB6 - QUESTION - A good place to distribute your EXE

    has anyone published their projects to the Windows 10 Store? (https://www.hanselman.com/blog/PuttingMyVB6WindowsAppsInTheWindows10StoreProjectCentennial.aspx)
  23. Replies
    5
    Views
    343

    Re: VB and Third Party Controls

    You might be able to get $100 or so for a visual studio cd key on ebay or similar. The books\manuals would likely not get more than $5-10.

    There might be a "computer history" museum or something...
  24. Re: VB6 - QUESTION - A good place to distribute your EXE

    are they still bundling crapware with their downloads?
  25. Re: VB6 - QUESTION - A good place to distribute your EXE

    your own website

    s3

    dropbox\gdrive\icloud link

    sourceforge

    but if your project is tied to another program, it might make sense to put it near so other people can find it
  26. Re: No troll. What are the (legitimate) reasons people are still using VB6 ?

    It would be a sad life if you restricted yourself to only one type of cheese
  27. Re: No troll. What are the (legitimate) reasons people are still using VB6 ?

    careful, you don't want to rile up the .not group :lol:
  28. Re: Design Question? Interface usage in .NET advantages, appy theory in VB6 apps

    Also good for making sure the new guy isn't introducing bugs into systems he isn't aware of
  29. Re: Design Question? Interface usage in .NET advantages, appy theory in VB6 apps

    You use interfaces in the real world all the time so it is natural to extend them to programming. Consider something like a CD player or a Cassette player. You press 'play' and the music starts...
  30. Re: automate onchange event with javascript...

    its a page on an internal server

    All the elements are exposed and you can interact with their methods. For example, to click a button, you can do:
    ...
  31. Re: No troll. What are the (legitimate) reasons people are still using VB6 ?

    This is something that can be turned off if you don't like it

    You can also buy office if you don't want to lease it (https://products.office.com/en-us/get-started-with-office-2019#compare_table)
  32. Re: No troll. What are the (legitimate) reasons people are still using VB6 ?

    You can still purchase office
    https://products.office.com/en-us/get-started-with-office-2019#compare_table
  33. Re: automate onchange event with javascript...

    im sure lots of people can help you but you are going to have to wait for them to donate their time to your issue.

    If you need a faster response, put a programmer or two on retainer and negotiate...
  34. Re: No troll. What are the (legitimate) reasons people are still using VB6 ?

    perhaps i should have said "really old software runs fast on somewhat old hardware" :lol:
  35. Re: No troll. What are the (legitimate) reasons people are still using VB6 ?

    Old software runs good on old hardware. News at 9.
  36. Re: No troll. What are the (legitimate) reasons people are still using VB6 ?

    large portions are also being opensourced which means that if they ever "moved on", .net developers would have a ton of resources to extend its life.
  37. Replies
    15
    Views
    1,188

    Re: Installing VS6'VB/6 on W10 Home

    what parts are scaring you?
  38. Replies
    15
    Views
    1,188

    Re: Installing VS6'VB/6 on W10 Home

    this is a pretty good resource and should be pretty easy to follow: http://blog.danbrust.net/2015/09/14/installing-visual-basic-studio-6-on-windows-10/#.VvEYIbNtdrU
  39. Replies
    8
    Views
    343

    Re: IIS max upload size

    your local iis server still has settings that likely need to be adjusted
  40. Re: One does not simply take a VB6 project and convert it to NET

    The client is still on nt4 so thinking about 2019 is unfathomable :)
Results 1 to 40 of 375
Page 1 of 10 1 2 3 4



Featured


Click Here to Expand Forum to Full Width