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    Re: TwinBasic

    twinBASIC update:

    https://nolongerset.com/twinbasic-update-november-28-2021/

    Highlights include the first major release of file handling statements and functions in twinBASIC, along with talk...
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    Re: TwinBasic

    ?

    Are you meaning this site... https://nolongerset.com/

    That's not me, it's Microsoft MVP Mike Wolfe's site. He does a summary every Sunday of the status of twinBASIC.
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    Re: TwinBasic

    Links :)

    File I/O support

    twinBASIC Preview 2 out now

    twinBASIC install
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    Re: TwinBasic

    twinBASIC release 0.13.5

    Latest additions to twinBASIC:

    Initial support for File I/O statements: Open (Binary / Random modes only), Put, Get

    Implementations for VBA.FileSystem members:...
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    Re: Apps using RICHTX32.OCX

    Another approach is to use Krool's controls (Krool posts in this forum).
    https://www.vbforums.com/showthread.php?698563-CommonControls-(Replacement-of-the-MS-common-controls)

    These replace the...
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    Re: TwinBasic

    twinBASIC update...

    https://nolongerset.com/twinbasic-update-november-21-2021/

    Highlights include 64-bit compilation support (no license required!) and a discussion about early binding and...
  7. Re: Is it possible to convert an .exe file to 64-bit?

    Yes, twinBASIC Preview 2 now has 64bit compiling.
    And an early version of Forms and custom controls.
    You can copy and paste much VB6 code, but VB6 forms aren't yet supported (due early next year)....
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    Re: TwinBasic

    twinBASIC major milestone release - PREVIEW 2 - v0.13.x - 64 BIT SUPPORT

    Full 64-bit compilation support, including EXE/DLL builds, integrated debugger, integrated linker, etc.

    To get started,...
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    Re: TwinBasic

    twinBASIC update:

    https://nolongerset.com/twinbasic-update-november-14-2021/

    Highlights include temporary removal of the license key requirement for CustomControls and partial inheritance...
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    Re: TwinBasic

    A new release of twinBASIC v0.12.117 is available.

    The licence key requirement for the Custom Controls is removed from this version so anyone can test/try it.

    See Sample6 for an example of...
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    Re: TwinBasic

    twinBASIC update:

    https://nolongerset.com/twinbasic-update-november-7-2021/

    Highlights include our first look at a working twinBASIC form, the early makings of inheritance support, and the...
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    Re: TwinBasic

    twinBASIC update...

    https://nolongerset.com/twinbasic-update-october-31-2021/

    Highlights include initial support for a Clipboard object, a new custom control sample (Wayne's TextBox), and...
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    Re: TwinBasic

    There have now been over 1000 downloads of the twinBASIC preview.


    https://marketplace.visualstudio.com/items?itemName=twinbasic.twinbasic&ssr=false#overview
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    Re: TwinBasic

    twinBASIC update...

    https://nolongerset.com/twinbasic-update-october-24-2021/

    Highlights include the addition of 4 new custom control events, ElementTabStop/Index properties, and a Spanish...
  15. Re: Connecting VB6 textbox to DAO data Control to SQL Server

    Yes, that is the best approach. With a few minutes work you can connect to a SQL Server database without needing to modify your VB6 program.

    As you are migrating your existing data from Access to...
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    Re: TwinBasic

    Backwards compatibility is never as straightforward as it sounds. But it has to be the overriding aim. Otherwise (as happened with VB.Net) developers simply won't migrate existing apps.

    So you...
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    Re: Extending VB6

    It shouldn't worry you. twinBASIC in the VSCode IDE still has a Form Layout window, a Project Explorer window, a Properties window, a Toolbox and a Debug Console (Immediate window).

    Yes, VSCode...
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    Re: TwinBasic

    twinBASIC update...

    https://nolongerset.com/twinbasic-update-october-17-2021/

    Highlights include the alpha release of CustomControls, a twinBASIC wiki, and a revived discussion around "Quirks...
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    Re: TwinBasic

    The first version of the Form Designer and Custom Controls are now in twinBASIC v0.11.

    Here is a sample project with a grid control......
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    Re: TwinBasic

    twinBASIC update...

    https://nolongerset.com/twinbasic-update-october-10-2021/

    Highlights include an extended preview of the yet-to-be-released form designer and a spirited discussion about...
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    Re: Extending VB6

    Yes the B4X products are worth looking at http://www.b4x.com

    B4J for desktop, servers and raspberry Pi
    B4A for Android
    B4i for iOS
    (B4J and B4A are free).



    Also NSBasic which is a VB-like...
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    Re: https://www.radbasic.dev/

    Another similar approach is taken by NSBasic AppStudio.

    It uses a VB-like language and compiles (transpiles) to JavaScript.

    https://www.nsbasic.com/

    It targets Android, iOS and desktop.
    ...
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    Re: https://www.radbasic.dev/

    It is called B4X (as in Basic for ...)

    https://www.b4x.com/

    B4A for Android
    B4J for Java (desktop, server and Raspberry Pi) - for Windows, Mac, and Linux
    B4i for iOS
    B4R for Arduino

    B4A,...
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    Re: TwinBasic

    Video of the twinBASIC form designer in action, and a simple grid control (less than 100 lines of code for the OnPaint method).

    twinBASIC form designer video

    This form designer and...
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    Re: TwinBasic

    twinBASIC status update:

    https://nolongerset.com/twinbasic-update-october-3-2021/

    Highlights include a glimpse into the possible GUI release timeline and a discussion about data binding with...
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    Re: TwinBasic

    twinBASIC GUI/Forms Designer progress:

    https://github.com/WaynePhillipsEA/twinbasic/discussions/451
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    Re: TwinBasic

    twinBASIC status update:

    https://nolongerset.com/twinbasic-update-september-26-2021/

    Highlights include a sneak peek at building custom form controls, the related dynamic property sheet, and a...
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    Re: Migrate VB6 to .NET

    I agree with much of what has been said here.

    When I migrated VB6 apps (to VB.Net) I found it a waste of time trying to use any migration tools (or trying to take shortcuts by using COM interop)....
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    Re: TwinBasic

    twinBASIC status update:

    https://nolongerset.com/twinbasic-update-september-19-2021/

    Highlights include discussions around block scoping and a planned ObjRefCount() function.
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    Re: VB6 32bits accessing Office 64bits

    One issue is Outlook. You can't send emails directly from a VB6 app if the Outlook version is 64 bit.
    If you use a third-party tool such as Outlook Redemption or vbMAPI to get around issues with the...
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    Re: TwinBasic

    twinBASIC update:

    https://nolongerset.com/twinbasic-update-september-12-2021/

    Highlights include VS Code Extensibility, RGB extraction functions, dropping Finalize(), and a discussion regarding...
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    Re: TwinBasic

    twinBASIC status update:

    https://nolongerset.com/twinbasic-update-september-5-2021/

    Highlights include IntelliSense in the Debug Console, unit testing improvements, and the addition of #Error...
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    Re: TwinBasic

    twinBASIC status update:

    https://nolongerset.com/twinbasic-update-august-29-2021/

    Highlights include Unit Testing support, conditional breakpoints, the Nz() function, and various IntelliSense...
  34. Re: How soon may I have to give up VB.net (and VB6)?

    That's why it is important that the source code is placed in Escrow.
    I know twinBASIC are looking into this.

    Now if I could just find Escrow on a map...
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    Re: TwinBasic

    twinBASIC status update:

    https://nolongerset.com/twinbasic-update-august-22-2021/
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    Re: TwinBasic

    To be fair to Niya he has been helpful with twinBASIC on this thread.

    I don't think you are likely to ever convince him that VB6 is better than VB.Net but as he is now moving away from VB.Net (to...
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    Re: https://www.radbasic.dev/

    Interesting, I'd assumed RADbasic had been abandoned.

    I understand an Alpha version will be available on August 25. But only for paid subscribers. If any RADbasic subscribers are on this forum...
  38. Re: Another vb alternative Mercury? not 100% compatible but still!

    For web development (and some Android development) I chose JavaScript. I had no intention of choosing something that Microsoft could "stick a fork in" again.



    I started VB.Net with 2002/2003....
  39. Re: How soon may I have to give up VB.net (and VB6)?

    For your VB6 code you need to be aware of twinBASIC.

    This is a VB6 compatible language currently under development. It offers 64 bit compilation and cross platform support. It uses the Visual...
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    Re: TwinBasic

    twinBASIC status update:

    https://nolongerset.com/twinbasic-update-august-15-2021/

    The current twinBASIC version is v0.10.4378

    Highlights include IntelliSense improvements, a 12-month...
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