Search:

Type: Posts; User: Schmidt

Page 1 of 13 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 1.16 seconds.

  1. Re: Why is VB.Net/C#/XAML + VS2019 is better than VB6? Here's why.....

    No Niya, you described yourself this way (roughly two months ago, in another posting).
    I can dig it out and repost here, if you want...

    I'm not a native english speaker, but when I look up "loon"...
  2. Re: Why is VB.Net/C#/XAML + VS2019 is better than VB6? Here's why.....

    Yes, please...


    No, this would only invite more "loons" to come over into the VB6-forum,
    to "retaliate in a new crusade" (with the usual evangelizing in a derogative manner).

    As for...
  3. Re: Why is VB.Net/C#/XAML + VS2019 is better than VB6? Here's why.....

    No, that's only your subjective opinion.
    Facts have the additional property, that they are either "obviously true for anyone" -
    or when "other guys who are educated in the same domain" can easily...
  4. Replies
    6
    Views
    302

    Re: RC6 cDirList.DirWatch

    Yep.

    @Wolfgang
    ...the only difference is, that I'm using the callback-pointer (where tricks code is using an EventHandle).

    Checked the RC6-code again just now, and cannot find anything wrong...
  5. Re: Why is VB.Net/C#/XAML + VS2019 is better than VB6? Here's why.....

    Of course he did.


    That "other recent one" was started here in ChitChat, to give Niya a "playground" *outside* of the VB6-forum.


    Nope, no VB6er ever goes "wandering over" into...
  6. Re: Why is VB.Net/C#/XAML + VS2019 is better than VB6? Here's why.....

    Yep.

    And still, nobody is reining-in Niya (no Moderator, and also no one out of his own camp),
    especially when he start this non-sense not only here in ChitChat, but also over in the VB6-forum....
  7. Replies
    7
    Views
    283

    Re: Weird characters when running vba codes

    ... then you're working with the ANSI-function -
    and are willing to make proper text-rendering depending "on a bet"
    (the bet being, that hopefully the target-system has the same locale as your...
  8. Re: Why is VB.Net/C#/XAML + VS2019 is better than VB6? Here's why.....

    No problem - I'm willing to wait indefinitely... ;)

    Olaf
  9. Re: Why is VB.Net/C#/XAML + VS2019 is better than VB6? Here's why.....

    Slightly you say, but where is the code?

    Olaf
  10. Re: Why is VB.Net/C#/XAML + VS2019 is better than VB6? Here's why.....

    Glad you noticed...

    So, there's apparently "stuff in the libraries" each camp has access to,
    which encourages to "formulate and solve" things differently ...
    (sometimes more efficient in .NET,...
  11. Re: Why is VB.Net/C#/XAML + VS2019 is better than VB6? Here's why.....

    CommandButton-style in the meaning of: "CommandButton-face"
    (Option- and CheckBoxes in VB6 can be set to this style).

    And to separate the first 5 Buttons of the 10 (which shall act like an...
  12. Re: I want when I click inside the combo a message appears to the user?

    Yep, I think what the OP is after, is more like a "CueBanner"-Text ...
    (as seen with advanced TextBox-Controls, just adapted to the EditArea of a ComboBox).

    I've outlined a simple solution (for...
  13. Re: Why is VB.Net/C#/XAML + VS2019 is better than VB6? Here's why.....

    Let's assume the same Units, as Niya was assuming when specifying the Height of the Buttons (25).


    Hah, I've seen worse... - but the customer is always king, so... can you deliver or not?

    ...
  14. Re: Why is VB.Net/C#/XAML + VS2019 is better than VB6? Here's why.....

    As usual, typical Newbie-thinking - because...

    Your customer now makes his first change-requests:
    - the first 5 buttons should be 1:n Option-Buttons (rendered in CommandBtton-style with a...
  15. Re: Complied app hangs on Exit Function statement

    Yes, GoSub is faster in PCode - but you were the one looking for performance -
    (trying to run this specific App native compiled).

    And native-compiled - the elemination of GoSub (in favour of new...
  16. Replies
    16
    Views
    710

    Re: Map server path

    Great, so now you can experiment by setting a breakpoint in cASP.HandleRequest -
    and check the output of the following command:

    ? Server.MapPath("/")

    in the Immediate-(Debug-)Window.

    In...
  17. Replies
    16
    Views
    710

    Re: Map server path

    Did you start the Debugging from a Group-File (*.vbg)?

    If you already run a *.vbg,
    did you check all external lib-references (like e.g. to ADO)?

    Olaf
  18. Re: Complied app hangs on Exit Function statement

    Well, I'm quite sure you didn't test this, before posting here: ;)
    "Speed is everything for this program. GoSub works faster."

    Normal Sub-routines are much faster than GoSub-calls (native...
  19. Replies
    6
    Views
    302

    Re: RC6 cDirList.DirWatch

    I'm using the IO-completion-Port-Parameter in my ReadDirectoryChangesW-implementation.
    (not sure if this makes a difference to tricks code with regards to watching network-drives, will have to take...
  20. Re: WebBrowser1 for 2021 - Selenium? Chrome? Firefox? Any free .DLL or .OCX?

    Will try to find something in the official typelib which can be used in this regard.

    What you can always try on your own is, to find something for both of your questions,
    in the endless list of...
  21. Replies
    6
    Views
    302

    Re: RC6 cDirList.DirWatch

    It uses ReadDirectoryChangesW under the covers - and the documentation for it suggests,
    that SMB 3.0 based Shares are supported.

    I can imagine, that it won't work with NAS-Boxes that do not run...
  22. Re: WebBrowser1 for 2021 - Selenium? Chrome? Firefox? Any free .DLL or .OCX?

    The new MS-Edge is now chromium-based, and it supports also a new Control, called "WebView2".

    To make use of this new control in VB6, you could read this codebank-article:...
  23. Replies
    16
    Views
    710

    Re: Map server path

    If deregistering helps - then go for it...
    (I have two helper-icons on my desktop, where I can just drop an Ax-Dll for register and un-register).

    It might also help (when you plan such a switch...
  24. Replies
    22
    Views
    643

    Re: RC6 cWebServer Questions

    Only when the request was "elevated" to "websocket-mode".
    An incoming Ping-cmd will automatically be answered with a Pong -
    and a Close-cmd will result in a gracefully closed socket internally...
  25. Replies
    16
    Views
    710

    Re: Map server path

    Did you ever ran your serverside project in Debug-Mode -
    and then followed the instructions I already gave in post #2?

    Olaf
  26. Replies
    64
    Views
    1,458

    Re: Can anyone write an array module?

    Even if "better readability" is true (which I doubt), then basically the same
    calculation I've made before, will apply (Linq being only present in 1% of .NET-codelines).

    Furthermore, LINQ will...
  27. Replies
    64
    Views
    1,458

    Re: Can anyone write an array module?

    Ok, let's make a simple calculation:

    Let's say (for your sake, not mine), that "thinking about - and typing a Linq-statement" saves 50% of time,
    compared to using already built-in...
  28. Replies
    64
    Views
    1,458

    Re: Can anyone write an array module?

    I've explained it already, but here again:
    The serverside "CPU-load caused" is directly proportional to your monthly costs
    (when renting Server-VMs in the cloud, hosting serious Applications).
    ...
  29. Replies
    64
    Views
    1,458

    Re: Can anyone write an array module?

    Of course!
    Other than Niya, I'm not "just making stuff up on the go" -
    (to serve my plain trolling-attempts in the Sub-forum of a language I despise)

    The Linq-based Hex-serializing as posted by...
  30. Re: Cairo Pattern Meshes, are they what I think they are? [L-Plate Learner Edition]

    If I'm not mistaken, then it is "only" for Colors.

    But looking at your Picture...
    In case "the freckles" can be moved (or already are) in a separate Layer-Surface,
    the "FaceContour+Skin"-Layer...
  31. Re: Cairo Pattern Meshes, are they what I think they are? [L-Plate Learner Edition]

    FWIW, I've implemented the missing (and now available in the C-sources) -
    Mesh-Functionality now within the RC6.cPattern-Class.

    A new release (with other enhancements in different areas) will be...
  32. Replies
    64
    Views
    1,458

    Re: Can anyone write an array module?

    As any routine in this regard should...
    Who wants to throw away a perfecly fine, already splitted Array just for "Formatted-TextRendering"-purposes?

    The only way such a Hex-conversion makes...
  33. Replies
    64
    Views
    1,458

    Re: Can anyone write an array module?

    The mess is, in what I read above (typical Amateur-programming).

    And I see 3 lines in that specific example - not one.

    Here's what I would use to accomplish the same thing in VB6 (with less...
  34. Replies
    64
    Views
    1,458

    Re: Can anyone write an array module?

    Nahh, the "Pro's" among us (when starting with VB6) came up with the most simple solution all on their lonesome
    (something like below in a *.bas-module, using Err-skipping as the easiest solution):...
  35. VB6 modArrInfo (Array-introspection without Error-Handlers)

    Since there's so many often badly written (or incomplete) Array-check-routines floating around,
    here's a Drop-In-Module (you might name it e.g. modArrInfo.bas).

    With that, you can then perform...
  36. Re: [RESOLVED] Howto add watermark to ActiveReport ?

    Yep, you have 2 more .Watermark___ Properties, to influence the Positioning and Zooming on the Page (via Enum-Values).

    Olaf
  37. Replies
    2
    Views
    178

    Re: RC6 possible bug

    Do you mean the self:cProgID? ... (in the 2 cases below cHashD)?

    FWIW...
    All 3 Classes are marked as "Public Not Creatable"...

    The first (cHashD) is implementing: vbIEnumerable (and can be...
  38. Re: Howto add watermark to ActiveReport ?

    You have to do it via VB-Code:

    Set ActiveReport.Watermark = LoadPicture(...)

    HTH

    Olaf
  39. Re: Surprising Behaviour of RC6 cConnection Object with Bad File

    The Open-call above does not (yet) perform any content interpretation on any given file.
    (and will therefore always return a valid Cnn-Object, as long as the file exists and is accessible).

    That...
  40. Replies
    5
    Views
    246

    Re: Linking two textboxes together

    Sure.
    Easy enough with the Textbox-built-in DataBinding (to ADO-Rs).

    Just use the same Rs for both TextBoxes...
    and the little triangle they make, will reflect all changes by "bouncing them...
Results 1 to 40 of 500
Page 1 of 13 1 2 3 4



Click Here to Expand Forum to Full Width