This demo illistrates the use of the EnumFontFamilies api for filling a listview with the user's available screen fonts and associates the truetype/raster icon with the font.
I've put the important stuff into a .bas module so you can plug it into your pro ...(description truncated)(ScreenShot)
This is a major (and I mean major) re-build of my previous drop in form replacement of the windows input box/message box without using MS ocx.
Now the drop-in form has only one control (text box) and only ONE function to call! But you can still choose se ...(description truncated)(ScreenShot)
Updated 18 May 2010: The IBindStatusCallback events for URLDownloadToFile are in a class module for easier use/portability. The class now supports download progress bar(s) AND CANCEL with 5 extra events exposed. Now you can add progress bars to your downl ...(description truncated)(ScreenShot)
This small very fast code demonstrates the use of EM_LINESCROLL (sendmessage api)to to automatically, instantly, precisely, and simultaneously scroll 1 or several RichText, Text box, or List boxes. If you build chat interfaces, or are building a code edit ...(description truncated)(ScreenShot)
Manjula Dharmawardhana has published (on PSC) a light-weight API replacement for the commondialog control that ships w/ VB. It is a great implementation of the API. Here are a few changes that make it even easier for you to use!
Update 15 June 2006: (Thanks to Robert Rayment and Cobein for ideas/code!) This final (as far as I'm concerned) version now uses the GetDIBits API color stream to count the unique colors in a picture Very Quickly.
Tested in XP and Me... Not 95/98/NT yet ...(description truncated)(ScreenShot)
A one player drag and drop game of draw dominoes against your computer using a double-six domino tileset.
Nothing too fancy... but has a pretty decent AI which may intice you into wasting way too much time playing it.
See the PlzReadMe.txt file (included) ...(description truncated)(ScreenShot)
I was looking for a method for dragging selected text from a regular vb text box to a list box (easily done with a RTB) but couldn't find one on PSC... so here's my simple (but effective) solution.(ScreenShot)
Version 2 now creates a self-extracting .exe file that utilizes LZSS or Huffman compression (or stores and extracts a copy of the original file if neither is not good for that file type/content). No dll is used or needed.
The LZSS compression phase is br ...(description truncated)(ScreenShot)
This is an update to my earlier submission that includes a demo project. It is STILL based entirely on Manjula Dharmawardhana's code... see it at: http://www.planet-source-code.com/vb/scripts/ShowCode.asp?txtCodeId=13368&lngWId=1
I know what you're thinking... "how in the heck do they calculate Passer Effeciency Ratings for quarterbacks?" Now you can play along at home! PERCulator 2005 will not only calculate the rating... but show you the superdooper formula and more! Try it out!(ScreenShot)
QwikDex 2005 is an exceedingly simple contact manager. No database overhead. Easily modified to store any Text info you need. Email friends from this app using your default email... browse linked web sites using default browser...(thanks to Kaliana!)(ScreenShot)
Update: Ver 1.0.1 29 Feb. 2008
Drop modTVpropbag.bas into your project and you can save and restore treeviews with 2 simple calls. This is as close to "plug-n-play" as it gets... even a very new newbie can make this work in minutes.
I include a demo proje ...(description truncated)(ScreenShot)