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Visual Basic (Microsoft) Versions 5/6 FAQ

Code Links

Links to VB Code Examples and Downloads (F to I) by Alt255
Posted: 19 Nov 00

Links: "File System" to "Internet"

If you have any useful links to contribute, email them to me. I will merge them with the other links and note your contributions. Comments regarding ways to organize this FAQ and make it easier to use are also appreciated.
(Note that links listed without a description consist of general "how to" discussions.)
FAQ Collaborators:
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Web Sites Linked to This FAQ

Contents of FAQ222-286... Links to VB Code Examples and Downloads (F to I)
    File System
    Fonts & Text
    INI Files
    Input Devices (Keyboard/Mouse/Joystick)
Contents of FAQ222-287... Links to VB Code Examples and Downloads (J to R)
    Miscellanous API
    Miscellaneous Functions
    National Language Support
    Number Systems
    OO Development
    Processes & Threads
    Printers and Printing
    Random numbers
Contents of FAQ222-288... Links to VB Code Examples and Downloads (S to Z)
    System Information
    Tool Help
    Users and Usage
    Visual Basic IDE
    Window Classes
    Window Procedures
    Window Properties
    Win Help
Contents of FAQ222-283... Links to VB Code Examples and Downloads (A to E)
    API Basics
    Common Dialog
    Control Panel
    Desktop and Start Menu

File System
        API Calls
        Count files in a directory
        Count bytes in a directory ;   
        Extract pathname from filename
        Extract directory from path
        Get Windows directory
        Get TEMP directory
        API Calls
            GetDriveType ;   
        Free disk space
        Disk volume information
        Drive serial number
        Get Drive Types
        API Calls
            Search for text in files
            Extract Icons from files
        Extract filename from pathname
        Find all files
        File information
        Getting path and extension from a filename
        Setting file dates and times
        Opening files
        Open file with default program
        Copy, move and delete
        Get version of EXE
        Get EXE name from handle
        Does file exist?
        Convert LFN to SFN
        Full app path
        Create temporary file
        Extract file extension
    Recycle Bin
        Changing the name
        Delete to recycle bin
Fonts & Text
    API Calls    
    Aligning Fonts
    API Calls
    Getting handles
    Get handle of popup menu
    API Calls    
    Viewing icons
INI Files
    API Calls
    Accessing INI files
    Add a line to AUTOEXEC.BAT
Input Devices (Keyboard/Mouse/Joystick) ;   
    Animated cursors
    Cursor (API Calls)
    Get cursor position
    Set cursor position
    Detecting activity
    Disable System Keys
    Hooking the keyboard
    Create a hot key
    Input (API Calls)
    Joysticks (API Calls)
    Keyboard (API Calls)
    Keyboard information
    Mouse (API Calls)
    Mouse information
    NT mouse wheel events

    Active Server Pages
    Active time of Internet connection
    Print a Web page :
    Dialog free downloads:
    Add site to favorites list:
    Get the Internet time
    Sending email
    AutoEmail with Outlook
    Create HyperLink
    Creating a web-browser
    Customize Internet Explorer
    Filling in email fields

(A to E FAQ222-283) (J to R FAQ222-287) (S to Z FAQ222-288)

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