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File Logging Module

This is a simple module that will allow you to log events from within your program to a text file. This is more of a string handling demo, but could be useful as a starting point for something bigger.

Posted On: 2018-06-15, by VB6Boy

Show Seconds in Taskbar

By adding this DWORD value, you can add the display of seconds to the Windows 10 taskbar clock. You'll have to restart Explorer in order for the changes to take effect.

Posted On: 2018-06-15, by dwirch

Restart Windows Explorer

When performing certain operations, such as registry edits, you may be directed to restart Windows. However, some items only require the restart of the Windows Explorer process. Here's how to do it.

Posted On: 2018-06-14, by dwirch

VB6 Tutorial 68: Using the Clipboard

Clipboard object is a simple object in Visual Basic 6 that stores data. You can retrieve the data from the clipboard using appropriate methods of the clipboard object.

Posted On: 2018-06-10, by VB6Boy

VB6 Tutorial 67: Error Handling

In this lesson, I'll talk about error handling in Visual Basic 6. I will discuss, in brief, how you can handle errors in your Visual Basic program.

Posted On: 2018-06-09, by VB6Boy

VB6 Tutorial 66: Validation

Validation is a very useful feature in VB6, which you implement in a variety of situations.

Posted On: 2018-06-08, by VB6Boy

VB6 Tutorial 65: Storing Code in a Module

Visual Basic 6 stores its code in the form of module that makes your program more structured. So its very important to learn about it.

Posted On: 2018-06-07, by VB6Boy

VB6 Tutorial 64: The Screen Object

One of the objects you can work with in VB6 is the Screen object. This will allow you to find information about the current screen configuration, which will in turn allow you to position your forms and other output in the correct position on the users screen, regardless of the current resolution or dpi settings.

Posted On: 2018-06-06, by VB6Boy

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