Working with Regions in VB6

Posted On 2017-08-15 by BlackBeltVB
Tags: VB6 Graphics 
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How to work with regions. Create complex shapes and detect mouse movements and clicks within them. 

Special Instructions

Uses the following API functions:

  • CreateBrushIndirect
  • CreateEllipticRgn
  • CreatePen
  • CreatePolygonRgn
  • CreateRectRgn
  • CreateRoundRectRgn
  • DeleteObject
  • GetCurrentObject
  • PaintRgn
  • PtInRegion
  • ReleaseCapture
  • SelectObject
  • SetCapture


This code originally appeared on, and has been republished here with the permission of Matt Hart.

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