Published December 1996
by Prima Publishing .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
Building an ActiveX DLL. Launch VB5, and choose "Active X DLL" as the project type; Rename the project name as the name you wish the OCX file to use, eg. myocx; Rename the default class file as the object name you wish to use, eg. myobject. Add a subroutine called MySub() that does something like MsgBox "Hello World". Any controls that you create from scratch or any of the intrinsic controls included with the Visual Basic 5 Control Creation Edition may be distributed royalty-free. You may be able to distribute other ActiveX controls,.exe files, that you have purchased, either through Microsoft products or though a third party vendor. Microsoft Authored VB5 & VB6 Controls and Components. These downloads were all provided by Microsoft for VB5 and/or VB6, and the links will point to until Microsoft decides to remove them from their customer's reach.. Projects marked with a "v6" graphic are intended to be used in VB6 only, and likewise those with a "v5" graphic are intended for VB5 only. There's a detailed explanation of the SQL - VB5 Interpreter used throughout the book (including the cource code) and a complete chapter on writing your own online help files for your Visual Basic applications. What's Not Covered in This Book Although there is a lot of good stuff in this book, there are some important topics we don't cover in.
A few sample progress bar controls for your applications. Marquee ActiveX Control: Version: VB5: Author: Bijay Rai: Submitted: 9/2/ Downloads: You all might have used the IE's tag if you've ever designed a website! This ActiveX control does the same thing as the tag. You can scroll, slide or alternately move text on your app's form. ActiveX (18K) Code used in the ActiveX example from week Animation (58K) How to incorporate graphics on a form and to use animation. Crystal Report (24K) Exactly the same example as ‘Access 97 Databases’ above but with the addition of a Crystal Report which lists book details sorted by . To build an ActiveX control from scratch and compile it so that it is usable as a command button or a listbox is in other projects, you write the ActiveX Control and then compile it to an OCX file. The ocx file contains only the user controls that were part of the VB project you built it from and no extra stuff like forms or full programs. IPWorks WebSockets ActiveX/ASP/COM Edition. Create real-time web connected applications with support for WebSockets. IPWorks WS is a powerful development library that includes client, server, and proxy components for building and connecting to WebSockets based applications, commonly developed and delivered through HTML5.
The chapters in this book center around specific example applications. The applications demonstrate advanced programming techniques, fully implemented and ready to run (in VB5). This application demonstrates: Building a report list Building a librarian to list reports ActiveX Controls on the Web This chapter tells how Web pages can take. Select it from the Browse dialog, click Open, then click the OK button. This places the control in the Toolbox. Now, drop it on a Form (you must use it from the form. Visual Studio now builds a wrapper DLL, which takes a few seconds -- and it is ready to use. Please refer to the VB5/6 documentation for the MSComm ActiveX control. An ActiveX Control, or Control as it is normally called in slang terms, is a piece of software that is embedded into an application or web page. In the case of a web page the control is embedded into the page by using a few lines of code that tell the system what control is required and what content to . Tech support scams are an industry-wide issue where scammers trick you into paying for unnecessary technical support services. You can help protect yourself from scammers by verifying that the contact is a Microsoft Agent or Microsoft Employee and that the phone number is an official Microsoft global customer service number.