May 27th, 2010, 09:59 AM
[VB6/VB10] - VB Forums Ticker/Monitor
See post #4 for updated (VB10) version.
This (VB6) version was based to work with the older forum software.
About VB Forums Ticker v2
Scrolls the latest forum threads, showing number of replies and last poster.
Notifies you when there has been a reply or new post to a selected forum within the last 1 to 60 minutes.
* Requires Windows 2000/XP or later and the VB6 Runtime, all other dependencies are Windows API based.
* Requires VB6 to compile source code.
Last edited by Edgemeal; Nov 13th, 2013 at 08:30 AM.
Reason: Updated, VB6 version is no longer supportted
May 27th, 2010, 11:59 PM
Re: VB Forums Ticker Utility Version 2
Thanks for the heads up! Will download it now.
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Jun 3rd, 2010, 12:40 PM
Re: VB Forums Ticker Utility Version 2.01
This is awesome! I have been working on making a desktop notifier for my Forums.. If I finish it I will be happy to release it here.
Aug 4th, 2012, 12:48 PM
Re: [VB6/VB10] - VB Forums Ticker/Monitor
HTML parsing updated to work with the new VBForums layout using vBulletin v4.2.0 (May 09, 2013).
Note: Overall sloppy code structure, still uses some VB6 style codes, etc,..
Also see: [VB10] Parsing VBForums New Layout (vBulletin v4.2.0)
VB10 - Updates
v188.8.131.52 - Sept 05, 2013
* Add custom combobox that returns committed (SelectedIndex/Item & Text) functions as a workaround for annoying selected index/item bugs).
* Now sets focus on flow panel only on mouse enter panel.
* Form exit now minimizes the app (use tray icon menu to exit).
* Checks if html <title> contains "under maintenance".
v184.108.40.206 - June 02, 2013
* Re-added support to open threads to their last page (if more then 1 page).
v220.127.116.11 - May 25, 2013 - Not released to public.
* Update slider form with custom Linklabel control.
v18.104.22.168 - May 24, 2013 - Not released to public.
* Changes to slider form for LinkClicked, Not released to public.
v22.214.171.124 - May 09, 2013
* Update/Fix parsing for vBulletin v4.2.0.
* Change cursors for slider form.
* Update code to check for vBulletin Message.
v126.96.36.199 - March, 01, 2013 - Not released to public.
* Added option to disable Tooltips on Threads(Link labels).
* Added some spacing between link labels. (Margin = New Padding(0, 1, 0, 1)
* Scrolling threads with scrollbar minimum scroll or mouse wheel now scrolls to next thread (link label).
* Couldnt scroll threads on manual update/first usage.
* Now only launches URLs in the link labels if left-mouse button clicks.
Last edited by Edgemeal; Nov 13th, 2013 at 08:24 AM.
Reason: Update: v188.8.131.52 - Sept 05, 2013
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