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Weekly Brain Dump 2017-08-18

Welcome to the Weekly Brain Dump, where we explore humor, horror and strange news from around the interwebs.

Posted On: 2017-08-18, by Humorbot

Screen Background

How to create a Form that has the Windows Desktop as the background. This program makes it appear as though the Windows Desktop is still running, but it actually copies the image of the Desktop to an Image control that is used as the Form's background.  ...

Posted On: 2017-08-18, by BlackBeltVB

StatusBar Panel

How to use any color or font in a StatusBar panel.

Posted On: 2017-08-18, by BlackBeltVB

RichTextBox Scrolling in VB6

How to create a "chat" style window. This sample duplicates the functionality of a window such as those in mIRC - where text is added to the bottom of a RichTextBox and is scrolled into view IF the scroll bar is at the bottom, but doesn't move the window when the user has scrolled up. 

Posted On: 2017-08-17, by BlackBeltVB

RichTextBox Position

How to make the RTB caret follow the cursor. Shows the current row and column below the cursor. ...

Posted On: 2017-08-17, by BlackBeltVB

Simple MS Access Database Demo

This is a very simple program using VB and MSAccess. This code will allow you to Add, Edit, Delete, and Search entries in the database.

Posted On: 2017-08-16, by VB6Boy

3D Rotating Wireframes in VB6

How to use the Line method with 3D plotting formulas.

Posted On: 2017-08-16, by BlackBeltVB

VB6 RGB Color Picker

How to display and pick colors from a PictureBox.

Posted On: 2017-08-16, by BlackBeltVB



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