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Microsoft Visual Basic Samples/Downloads

A searchable index of downloadable Visual Basic samples from Microsoft

Now, there are a *lot* of links on this list - but this is *not* the only thing on this site - in fact, it's the least of the content. Be sure to check out my Visual Basic Samples, Visual Basic Links (the *long* list), and Active Server Pages Links.

And if that's not enough, there's also a rather large collection of other resources here.

     
 Title   Date   Author   Host 

Microsoft.com

by Microsoft

September 4, 2003

By default, the Visual Basic 4.0 Setup Wizard creates one program group using the project name, and one icon within the program group for the executable file generated by the project. This article shows how to create additional program g...

Microsoft.com

by Microsoft

September 4, 2003

Determining whether Windows 95, Windows 98, or Windows NT 3.51 is using large or small fonts can be done from Visual Basic through Windows API calls. The API that retrieves information about the physical font selected for a device contex...

Microsoft.com

by Microsoft

September 4, 2003

Under some circumstances, the 16-bit Edition of Visual Basic 4.0 will not install on a Windows system. This behavior is most typically demonstrated by a failure to extract information from a CAB file, but other persistent errors may also...

Microsoft.com

by Microsoft

September 4, 2003

Some network shares, such as Novell or Windows for Workgroups, can only accept files with the 8.3 character file names. This article describes how to install Visual Basic into these shares using the Setup /F option. This option forces th...

Microsoft.com

by Microsoft

September 4, 2003

From Visual Basic, it is possible to use the Win32 API function GetDiskFreeSpace to find and view the amount of free disk space on a specified drive. The code sample below shows this in practice....

Microsoft.com

by Microsoft

September 4, 2003

Sometimes it is desirable to add a new menu item to a window's System menu. This can be accomplished by using the AppendMenu API call and a Windows sub-classing control such as Message Blaster(tm). This article explains how to implement...

Microsoft.com

by Microsoft

September 4, 2003

When you are in the design environment placing controls on a form, it is often useful to size a set of controls to the same size or align a set of controls to the same Top or Left edge. The triple click feature in Visual Basic 4.0 and la...

Microsoft.com

by Microsoft

September 4, 2003

The TAB key is often used to navigate sequentially through multiple controls on a form. The order in which you move through the controls depends on their TabIndex value, not their position on the form. This article provides you with a si...

Microsoft.com

by Microsoft

September 4, 2003

Periodically it may be necessary for a programmer to close down another application from Visual Basic code. For example, your application might conflict with some other known utility, so you need to close the conflicting utility so your...

Microsoft.com

by Microsoft

September 4, 2003

It is possible to pass optional parameters to a C DLL function from Visual Basic. Visual Basic supports the Optional Keyword in the Declare statement that tells the compiler to pass a VARIANT of type VT_ERROR if the corresponding paramet...

     
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