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Submitted on: 1/6/2015 2:27:00 AM
By: Adam Orenstein (from psc cd)  
Level: Advanced
User Rating: By 5 Users
Compatibility: VB 5.0, VB 6.0
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     with my code you can input a number of bytes and it will tell you how many Kilobytes Megabytes or Giga bytes it is equal to.
 

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'Windows API/Global Declarations for :bytes to KB, MB or GB
'**************************************
Public Enum BYTEVALUES
KiloByte = 1024
MegaByte = 1048576
GigaByte = 107374182
End Enum
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'**************************************
' Name: bytes to KB, MB or GB
' Description:with my code you can input a number of bytes and it will tell you how many Kilobytes Megabytes or Giga bytes it is equal to.
' By: Adam Orenstein (from psc cd)
'
' Assumes:it pretty self explanatory
'**************************************

Public Function CutDecimal(Number As String, ByPlace As Byte) As String
Dim Dec As Byte
Dec = InStr(1, Number, ".", vbBinaryCompare) ' find the Decimal
If Dec = 0 Then
CutDecimal = Number 'if there is no decimal Then dont do anything
Exit Function
End If
CutDecimal = Mid(Number, 1, Dec + ByPlace) 'How many places you want after the decimal point
End Function
Function GiveByteValues(Bytes As Double) As String
If Bytes < BYTEVALUES.KiloByte Then
GiveByteValues = Bytes & " Bytes"
ElseIf Bytes >= BYTEVALUES.GigaByte Then
GiveByteValues = CutDecimal(Bytes / BYTEVALUES.GigaByte, 2) & " Gigabytes"
ElseIf Bytes >= BYTEVALUES.MegaByte Then
GiveByteValues = CutDecimal(Bytes / BYTEVALUES.MegaByte, 2) & " Megabytes"
ElseIf Bytes >= BYTEVALUES.KiloByte Then
GiveByteValues = CutDecimal(Bytes / BYTEVALUES.KiloByte, 2) & " Kilobytes"
End If
End Function


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