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DLL created with VB .NET (COM Class) won't work

DLL created with VB .NET (COM Class) won't work

DLL created with VB .NET (COM Class) won't work

I'm trying to create a basic DLL in .NET and use a function from it in Centura.  I created the DLL, registered it using regasm.exe (not sure if necessary as .NET claims it does it automatically), and created an .APL file for it.  I then included the APL file as a Library in my Centura application.  When I try to use the function from the DLL, however, it gives me the following error:

"Unrecoverable Error: This External Function can't be found.  Check the DLL and Ordinal Number."

Is Centura unable to read DLL files created in .NET even when it was intentionally created as a COM DLL?  Any help is appreciated.

RE: DLL created with VB .NET (COM Class) won't work


I continued messing around and decided to create a Visual C++ DLL.  Using the same function, naming conventions, and implementation in Centura; it works!

Not exactly sure why a VB dll wouldn't work but a C++ one would, but my problem is solved.

RE: DLL created with VB .NET (COM Class) won't work

Vary helpfull i'm looking to activex dll for guptura? C++ is not on my computer ill try look for a programer software. good too know visual basics net won"t go.

much thank!

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