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Visual Basic 6.0 just doesn’t want to disappear. Why ? Likely many have written vital applications using VB 6.0 and Visual Basic dot.net is so different that it is not a viable option.
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Part 2 in the series showing how to write a debugger in VB
by Len Holgate
This example COM component provides 3 COM objects for using the Win32 Mailslot IPC mechanism. The component may be useful if you need to communicate from VB using Mailslots.
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A very simple, XAML-based month-view calendar that shows appointments, exposes events, and allows dragging appointments in the current month.

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21 Oct 2003 by Duncan Edwards Jones
Part 2 in the series showing how to write a debugger in VB
10 Apr 2002 by Len Holgate
This example COM component provides 3 COM objects for using the Win32 Mailslot IPC mechanism. The component may be useful if you need to communicate from VB using Mailslots.
21 Aug 2009 by kirkaiya
A very simple, XAML-based month-view calendar that shows appointments, exposes events, and allows dragging appointments in the current month.
28 Jul 2000 by Len Holgate
The ATL OLE DB Provider templates appear to rely on the fact that your data is kept in a simple array, but that's not really the case at all!
7 Jan 2008 by S.SRIVATHSAN
Implementation Nhibernate concept in VB.NET
18 Jun 2012 by Mark Kruger
API which shows a Selection Overlay and notifies the caller when it's resizing and notifies the final rectangle.
20 Mar 2022 by Paul Aurelian Gagniuc
This article shows how to mix two signals into a third, in variable proportions.
5 Aug 2000 by Konstantin Boukreev
Describes an ActiveX Control to use OLE Automation to set an object's properties.
18 Feb 2013 by gmaran23
Query the properties, or download a file present on a Unix server to a Windows server via SFTP connection
2 Jul 2016 by Six Hat Solutions
Easily Send Emails From Your Microsoft Applications Using VBA and the SendGrid API
12 Nov 2020 by FranciskaR
A new approach to fluid simulation
28 Jul 2000 by Len Holgate
Adding bookmark functionality is relatively easy and it enables our ADO recordset to be used with a greater number of data bound controls.
7 Nov 2001 by Migs
VB engine for the Sonork Instant Messenger
2 Nov 2005 by Jerry Edens & Doug Eveland
A framework for performing unit tests.
20 Feb 2000 by Len Holgate
The ATL OLE DB Provider templates only seem to support read-only rowsets and making them support updating of data isn't as easy as you'd expect!
5 Feb 2001 by Dave Richards
A useful tool for generating Excel graphs using Visual Studios built-in profiler
8 Oct 2001 by Ivan Tsygulev
extending existing property browser with OLE DB common dialogs
20 Oct 2007 by Ivan0001
Automatically create recent menu items, it's very easy and useful. You just need to define file to save, and menu button (class will automatically create all items).
7 Dec 2007 by vadimas
Troubles putting JavaScript code inline with VB.NET or C# code
6 Oct 2008 by chrissie1
An article on how to use the new AAA (Arrange, Act and Assert) syntax using VB.Net. And the difference between the new and the old syntax.
10 Dec 2008 by alfi uziel
Different ways to populate a listbox in Access.
22 Dec 2007 by Miles Gibson
Iron Speed Designer builds database, forms, and reporting applications for .NET – without hand-coding. Quickly create feature-complete custom applications that integrate Web pages, controls, data access, validation and security. Accelerate development and eliminate infrastructure programming.
12 Oct 2016 by gricardi
As users are migrating from traditional desktops to mobile devices, transitioning your Windows application to the web is the next step to increasing your exposure. Thinfinity VirtualUI delivers your Windows applications to users on any device, anywhere.
20 Apr 2011 by Artem A. Razin
In March 2011, Virtualization Technologies released a new version of the developer library that makes it possible to use virtualization in applications.
18 Jun 2007 by Bogdan Apostol
Enables applications written in Visual Basic 6 to use function pointers and shows how to embed native code
1 May 2003 by Simon Gregory
Describes an approach for delivery of Soap Messages serialised using ASP.NET Web Client Services over MSMQ and MQ
25 Apr 2017 by Rene Bustos
I will show you how to get a response from a Web Service developed over .NET (version does not matter)
6 Jan 2005 by Lim Bio Liong
Learn the fundamental principles of the COM Single-Threaded Apartment Model by code examples.
20 Jan 2008 by Sushant Joshi
This article describes how to generate Excel at client side and embedd "Pivot Tables" and "Charts" into the Excel.
21 Nov 2002 by Philipos Sakellaropoulos
An article on writing thumbnail shell extensions for your MFC document types
28 Feb 2004 by Hans Dietrich
This series of articles is a step-by-step guide to constructing C++ DLLs that include C++ functions and C++ classes, and then calling the DLL functions and classes from VC++ and VB programs.
7 Jun 2000 by Franky Braem
An ATL-control for redirecting stdout/stdin
23 Jul 2014 by Chad Z. Hower aka Kudzu
Remotely controlling a PC to turn it on and off from software control on another PC.
2 Oct 2009 by Hans Dietrich
This series of articles is a step-by-step guide to constructing C++ DLLs that include C++ functions and C++ classes, and then calling the DLL functions and classes from VC++ and VB programs.
10 Nov 2002 by Christian S Andersen
An activeX control that mimics the behaviour of Microsoft Outlook 2000/XP Appointment list view
3 May 2016 by Lai Taiyu
A simple image binarization
16 Aug 2005 by Omar Al Zabir
RSS Feed aggregator and blogging Smart Client which uses Enterprise Library, Updater Application Block, lots of XML hacks and desktop tricks. A comprehensive guide to real life hurdles of Smart Client development.
14 Jan 2014 by ISpliter
When discussing VB6, we should look at the reality of the situation and not on preconceived opinions. New source code projects are made daily in Visual Basic 6.0. The paper proposes the reintroduction of Visual Basic 6.0 on the market, in parallel with Visual Studio line.
22 Aug 2013 by ThatsAlok
Opensource Outlook Express automation library
7 May 2009 by CS Rocks
This article demonstrates how to download a file from a (HTTPS) WebDAV server in VB.NET
18 Feb 2005 by Lim Bio Liong
Learn the fundamental principles of the COM Single-Threaded Apartment Model by code examples.
6 Nov 2004 by ThatsAlok
An article touching simple issues like events, methods and properties.
2 Mar 2004 by A. Riazi
Building COM components that can be called from any IDE that supports COM with MATLAB COMBuilder toolbox.
22 Apr 2005 by A. Riazi
A utility for bulk scanning, converting the scanned pages to PDF and burning them on CD/DVD for archiving.
6 Jan 2005 by Hans Dietrich
Add Winsock error lookup to your C++ or VB app with this DLL.
30 Jul 2003 by Marcello Bonino
Correct input/output of strings to/from a DLL written in VC++, using BSTR type.
19 Nov 2009 by Philipos Sakellaropoulos
ASP pages and free COM objects for generation of thumbnails and thumbnail views.
18 Sep 2007 by Purinda Gunasekara
Input Output Port Accessing and Surveillance System using VB.NET and Introduction to Parallel Ports
2 Jul 2010 by Chris Boss
Writing custom control classes the old fashioned way (no .NET or COM classes) is a lost art, but it is not too difficult to learn.
25 Apr 2002 by Davide Pizzolato
Basic steps to transform an MFC button in an ActiveX control
13 Aug 2007 by Rajneesh Noonia
VbScript Editor With Intellisense
19 May 2002 by Dan Elebash
Modified version of Frank Fang's code ported to VB and made CCW.
22 Jun 2009 by SteveHarrisBeast
How to make a password verification form in VB that uses LINQ and SQL
7 Jan 2008 by Joe Lynds
Use the Windows Volume Shadow Copy service from .NET.
22 Nov 2010 by Vitaly Tomilov
A simplified and unified way for accessing most frequently used information about Process, System, and Environment.
4 Jul 2007 by Vijayaraghavan A Iyengar
An article on Interop Forms TookKit 2.0
16 Jun 2007 by James Ashley
Interop Forms Toolkit 2.0 is a new bridging tool allowing developers to use .NET Forms and .NET UserControls in VB6. This tutorial demonstrates how to add webservices, multithreading, and XAML to VB6 projects. It also provides custom C# Interop UserControl templates for use with the Toolkit.
3 May 2005 by Antonio Feijao
Restricting Windows access by hiding desktop windows and disabling special keys.
3 Sep 2000 by Stefan Savev
Show how to use pointers in a C like manner
2 Jul 2002 by Brian Aberle
Obtaining data marked up in XML creates the need for Application Layer tools to easily and efficiently work with XML data.
14 Mar 2004 by dzzxyz
Generic P2P architecture, tutorial and example that covers basic P2P strategy. Upon completing this tutorial, you will be proficient in basic P2P design and coding.
28 Aug 2001 by Dmitri Sviridov
The article decribes how to implement docking ActiveX control using MFC and ATL
17 Jan 2001 by ioannhs_s
A Step by Step tutorial on SAFEARRAYs and UDTs in COM
25 Mar 2009 by namrata khandeparkar
this article allows you to send SMS to any mobile using GSM modem or your mobile connected via USB able to Computer
20 May 2009 by Jeroen De Dauw
A multithreaded file downloader with progress details, speed info and more
13 Apr 2008 by Mostafa Kaisoun
AciveX for using MSDataGrid with ComboBox and DTPicker
25 Sep 2008 by tomcat1
Call a .NET COM+ Interop component with Classic ASP.
22 Nov 1999 by Zhaohui Xing (Joey)
6 Mar 2003 by Philipos Sakellaropoulos
A tool that automatically generates HTMLHelp documentation of COM type libraries. You can then add explanations and example source code for your methods.
28 Apr 2004 by intensely_radioactive
Automation of COM Dialogs in a DLL
31 Mar 2003 by Rui Miguel Barbosa
Create a code39 barcode using a webservice in C#
16 May 2004 by angus_grant
Article outlining methods for communicating between VB6, VB.NET, and C# apps using Window Messaging.
6 May 2003 by Duncan Edwards Jones
Describes the layout of a Windows executable file and how to read this.
10 Jan 2016 by David Vanson
Generate you own barcodes for your business, Promotional items or to share links with friends.
11 Dec 2000 by Franky Braem
An ATL control for monitoring your directories and/or files for updates, creation and deletion
22 Oct 2014 by User-Rock
Accessing a C# .NET DLL in VB6 using Com+ or Com Interop
10 Jun 2008 by Ted Osberg
An extensible, hybrid Listview/TreeListView control
19 Sep 2013 by Ron Schuler
ASP.NET PDF document viewer control that does not require any Acrobat product to be installed
12 Jul 2007 by Eduardo Campano
This article explains how to open a VB6 MDI child form inside a .NET MDI form
13 Apr 2003 by Amit Dey
Writing a Word Addin using COM and VB Macros
7 Jan 2008 by Rahman Mahmoodi
Abstract class versus Interface: Usage and Implementation.
6 Mar 2005 by Prashant M. Tailor
Using COM components in .NET framework.
21 Dec 2008 by jelizondo21
Complete demo of embedding images in an email message.
9 Feb 2000 by Russell Morris
How to take a snapshot of an OCX without using HWNDs.
1 Oct 2002 by Ashutosh Arya
This series of articles demonstrates how to use some of the cool features of ATL in a time and energy saving manner.
4 Aug 2005 by Michael Gopshtein
Describes a tool for easy detection of memory leaks.
23 May 2007 by maz2331
Generate and check license keys embedding 16-bit configuration information
7 May 2009 by jabit
Generates a bunch of gibberish from real text.
31 Oct 2004 by Chua Wen Ching
Building Security Awareness in .NET Assemblies : Part 3 of 3
23 Jun 2002 by Jon Taylor
This article describes a helper class that assists with placing an icon in the shell (aka "system tray"), and changing the tip text. You can get this functionality by simply deriving your ATL object from the helper class.
1 May 2008 by Sabarinathan A
Graphical Interface for FFMPEG all in one Video & Audio Converter
26 Jun 2010 by Chris Boss
The basic concepts of drawing in Windows.
11 Feb 2004 by pbrooks
Demonstrates how to easily simulate an editable combobox that can persist previous entries (Like Internet Explorer).
7 Feb 2008 by Laughing.John
How to easily override key processing in a form or user control
6 Feb 2000 by Mario Zucca
A grid control for displaying tabular data, based on Chris Maunder's grid control
8 Apr 2005 by Christoph Buenger
This article explains how to show dialogs in Microsoft's Windows XP Media Center UI from an external application.
18 Mar 2006 by Chatura Dilan
An artcal about richtextbox control
7 Mar 2014 by Kazi Zakir Hossain
How to detect system wide mouse events in your application
18 Jun 2009 by LarryCharlton
A WPF XAML markup extension with a "Glass" look
30 Oct 2009 by Austin Rappa
Getting AppLocale to run in a batch script
4 Oct 2005 by Jozef Bozek
An ATL toolbox control.
25 Jan 2000 by Jason Troitsky
A class to encapsulate extended MAPI functions.
8 Nov 2017 by Ismael M.
A generic DLL that call any .NET DLL in VB6.
14 Dec 2009 by konikula
Inherited ListView which enables user to order multiple items by mouse, and automatically scrolls if necessary
14 Sep 2008 by Kazi Zakir Hossain
A VB6 project describing how to implelement timer functionality without a timer control
9 Jan 2009 by chihuase
It's easy to create a wrapper for .NET classes that you can use in VB6, but there are some difficulties with the types, specially Generic lists
5 Sep 2009 by Md. Marufuzzaman
This article is about how to create / place an appointment using Microsoft Office Outlook 2003 API
24 Mar 2005 by konma
This application is a simple webserver with winsocks
18 Dec 2003 by SimonCampbell
A Treeview/Listview hybrid, inheriting from Control, all custom drawn...
17 Jun 2014 by Sam Gerené
Factor 2 improved performance on VB-JSON Parser
30 May 2003 by machocr
Custom control that inherits from TextBox class and adds input validation functions, required validation functions and MaskEdit.
2 Aug 2013 by Chris Kolkman
Generate an Options dialog box from the settings you create in the My.Settings namespace.
22 Apr 2014 by Duncan Edwards Jones
Introduces and discusses the Common Language Runtime framework classes used in printing from a .NET Windows Forms application.
12 May 2011 by Elizalde G. Baguinon
Most programmers prefer hand-coding database queries. This is a class that automates query building, while the code is as readable as the program logic.
22 Dec 2008 by CS Rocks
This article discusses various things to consider when upgrading a VB6 app to VB.NET.
7 Jul 2009 by CS Rocks
This article demonstrates how to manually create a COM DLL with VS 2005.
3 Nov 2001 by Shrishail Rana
Exporting functions for VB from a VC++ DLL using ATL
16 Jul 2009 by John M Bundy
Allow users to customize your forms
4 Oct 2012 by stebo0728
This guide shows how to extend a standard TextBox to have an "empty value" template
31 May 2007 by Ed.Poore
An article on using .NET controls in VB6
30 Dec 2007 by Paul Selormey
Learn how to write user manuals with the Sandcastle Help Compiler.
31 Oct 2004 by Chua Wen Ching
Building Security Awareness in .NET Assemblies : Part 2 of 3
2 Jan 2014 by zapsolution
DWM composition
13 Jul 2014 by CodeMaster9
This will help you make you're own advanced tic tac toe game
24 Nov 2010 by Kambaa
How to check whether .NET is installed in PC Visual Basic 6 code
16 Nov 2005 by Axonn Echysttas
How to communicate between a VC++ DLL and a VB 6 application (but not only).
17 Jun 2008 by Senthil Sambandam
Simple Image Cropping with Image Resizing Using VB.NET
10 Jan 2008 by Warrick Procter
QuickSort revisited, with optimisations to minimise machine cycles, stabilised to retain original order, and generalised for convenience.
21 Jun 2004 by spiderfreak3000
Shows the main features of Microsoft Agent Control 2.0
31 May 2008 by o m n i
Learn how to control your non-client-area, while keeping all the stuff Vista puts on it.
19 May 2002 by Adrian Bacaianu
This article shows how to create one ATL COM component using the WinInet functions, how to use it in ASP programs and how to test it from the Visual Basic client. It also shows how to use multithreading support in this component.
31 Oct 2004 by Chua Wen Ching
Building Security Awareness in .NET Assemblies : Part 1 of 3
4 Nov 2001 by S.S. Ahmed
This article shows you how to use Winsock in a client server environment, we will create two separate applications, one of which will be a server and the other will be a client.
23 Feb 2003 by Magerusan Grigore Cosmin
An ATL filter control
20 Sep 2008 by Kazi Zakir Hossain
How to detect the media insertion / ejection in ROM in VB6
6 May 2009 by Mostafa Kaisoun
Create a new Table and re-create Table to set existent Field as Primary Key
4 Nov 2001 by S.S. Ahmed
This article shows how to create tasks in the SQL Server remotely.
18 Jul 2014 by ingvar8
USB IR with c8051
20 Dec 2007 by petersgyoung
Web user control that simulates a PDA browser
30 May 2008 by Mostafa Kaisoun
View one row numeric data of MSFlexGrid as Graph Chart
23 Feb 2002 by Yuancai (Charlie) Ye
A set of socket libraries for writing distributed computing applications over the internet
25 Apr 2008 by Senthil S
Export data from VB.NET Dataset to Excel without using Datagrid/DataTable
25 Aug 2005 by Mukund Pujari
This article shows how to import CSV data and store it in database.
12 Apr 2005 by Nick Parker
Using reflection and a custom attribute to bind data to UI elements.
10 Mar 2014 by EiadXP
This is a very fast way to access string (or other) data with minimum memory consumption.
25 Sep 2006 by fstrahberger
How to execute a Perl script from VBA.
12 Apr 2003 by Vinod Kumar M
This article shows the power of using SQL-DMO with SQL Server 2000 to script out objects. In this example we would script out tables.
7 Mar 2012 by Yiannis Spyridakis
This articles describes the implementation of functors (of sorts) for VBA using C++ ATL.
18 Mar 2003 by Duncan Edwards Jones
This article shows how you can register custom windows messages and create windows solely for dealing with these messages, and use these to communicate between your applications.
9 Jun 2008 by Pradeep KV
This article is mainly focused on reading text files efficiently. It includes log, csv, tab delimited, fixed length files, etc. Instead of using StreamReader(.NET)/FileSystemObject (VB 6.0), we consider the file as a database table and read the data by querying it.
26 Nov 2008 by db7uk
A brief overview of Extension Methods.
26 Jan 2004 by Bnaya Eshet
Unit Test Framework that support security context and multi threading stress
8 Dec 2006 by christophilus
A (fairly) simple tab control with closeable tabs
18 Oct 2009 by Mostafa Kaisoun
How to use ADO to display Tables, Fields and Records in TreeView and ListView
24 May 2000 by Alex Turc
Build a grid using ATL, STL and Win32 API.
25 Feb 2004 by ICE_WIZARD
A solution for writing game 3D using VC combined with VB.
13 May 2011 by Mostafa Kaisoun
Using Data Report and VB6 code to design and print Invoice
15 May 2008 by Ashutosh Phoujdar
A small utility to verify checksums.
20 Feb 2000 by Len Holgate
The ATL OLE DB Provider templates only seem to support read-only rowsets and making them support updating of data isn't as easy as you'd expect!
27 Nov 2001 by AlexanderRegueiro
This is a tutorial which shows you how to create a simple program that will speak anything!
9 Dec 2008 by VBboy136
Do you want to use zLIB Inflate function in VB? - This sample decodes a PDF (stream...endstream) to plain text. Extract plain text from PDF file
12 Aug 2008 by Yasser M. Jaffal
This article guides you to simply, yet effectively, prevent your software customers from copying your product without your authorization. I admit it is not a top-security solution, and it will be easy to crack without protecting your compiled code, but it is just for conveying the idea.
5 Jul 2001 by Gaston
A simple example of using the DirectoryServices namespace in .NET
4 Nov 2001 by S.S. Ahmed
The article shows how to create VB Add-Ins, it also explains Extensibility Object Model (EOM).
24 Apr 2004 by Hesham Amin
This article is about creating ActiveX controls in Visual Basic 6 that has two extra mouse Events: MouseLeave, MouseHover
6 Aug 2002 by MADHANMOHAN
Using an ActiveX control in COM Server. Accessing the Server using a VB Client.
4 May 2004 by WillianBR
Loading Bitmap pictures from external DLL on VB 6.0 - (run-time).
12 May 2003 by Duncan Edwards Jones
A system wide hotkey control written in VB6
3 Nov 2002 by DCUtility
Slider control class to perform gamma correction.
24 Apr 2002 by User 4838655
This article shows how to pass an array from a VC++ DLL to VB
6 Aug 2012 by dawmail333
An example of how to implement and validate non-personal CD-Keys (ideal for distribution on the back of CD cases)
26 Oct 2009 by Mostafa Kaisoun
Display, Add, Edit, Delete records using TreeView and TextBox control
8 Jan 2003 by Hesham Amin
Using DataGrid and Data Controls to Access an Access Database
29 Aug 2001 by Franky Braem
An ATL based control for reading and writing zip files.
14 Jun 2004 by Neville Dastur
A COM component that implements interprocess communication, and illustrates firing events to a COM container such as Visual Basic
25 Jan 2001 by Ranjeet Chakraborty
An introduction to the COM+ administration objects used to provide a way to access and manipulate all of the COM+ configuration data.
28 Jul 2000 by Len Holgate
ADO seems to be the ideal way to expose tabular data from your own COM objects and the ATL OLE DB Provider templates can help!
5 Feb 2001 by Oz Ben Eliezer
An article about using I/O Completion Ports and Winsock to write robust and scalable Windows server applications
29 Jan 2009 by Mostafa Kaisoun
Using new ActiveX to edit Microsoft Flex grid with Combo box in VB 6
21 Apr 2009 by Steve Krile
Expand the usefulness of the AutoComplete Ajax extender
19 Jan 2009 by Scott Bright
How to access the file DropEffect in VB.NET in order to tell cut from paste for a file DropList.
7 May 2000 by Dan Madden
Keep sensitive data safe via encryption
7 Apr 2005 by Lymington
Control of timers, timings, offered services, and used services.
23 Dec 2008 by Thulasee Shan
A piece of reusable code that implements the functionality to update a UI element from a thread.
22 Feb 2009 by ingvar8
Counter based c8051
9 Mar 2008 by Alessandro Del Sole
An introduction to some new cool features of the Visual Basic 9.0 language syntax.
7 Nov 2008 by nedal_jo_jo
Weather Using VB.NET and Yahoo RSS!
3 Apr 2001 by Amit Dey
An ATL Component that uses ADO for data.
7 Jan 2008 by Mr.PoorEnglish
Compute "SnapValues" with minimum of fractional digits, useful in autoscaling Chart-control
21 Mar 2001 by Frank Boettger
Three ActiveX controls that allow the runtime-browsing of the object model hierarchy of a COM-Object, its implemented interfaces and the browsing and interactive changing of its properties and methods (a somewhat extended combination of VB's property- and debug-windows).
22 Dec 2002 by Philipos Sakellaropoulos
A COM component written in C++ that offers functions for multiple parallel downloads, Internet cache access, URL and path resolving.
9 Oct 2003 by TRiVo
How to inspect COM object contents at runtime.
30 Aug 2009 by Prefict
If you hate naming controls in the footer row of your gridview to do an insert, this article is for you.
2 Jul 2009 by Raja.Lakshman
Enterprise Library wrapper class to implement run-time dynamic connection strings without using config file
29 Sep 2009 by Andrey Chuvahin
Example dynamic configuration of DTS-packages for transferring DBF files to SQL Server with VB
4 Jun 2008 by MijaeDjinn
A textbox with regex masking and validation.
11 Mar 2008 by Tim Greenfield
How to show progress notification for long operations
21 Feb 2008 by Patel Pranav
How to Use XML to Serialize and Deserialize an Object
30 Jun 2007 by vridhichowdhry
How to print a Form in VB.NET using the Printform Component. Describes the various ways with examples on how to customize the printed output according to your need.
2 Jun 2008 by Ravindranath Maddela
VB.NET LINQ query on an XML file.
31 Mar 2009 by James Mouchett
To format a string into currency without the dependency of VB6
18 Oct 2008 by Matt Fomich
Instructions for using the Cards dynamic Link library. FreeCell game included.
13 Jul 2017 by Midi_Mick
Using ATL and STL to create collections of COM objects without circular references
21 Oct 2003 by Paul Welter
Serializes and deserializes COM objects into and from XML documents
4 Nov 2004 by Alex Hazanov
Property list similar to VB.NET, implemented as ActiveX control.
5 Oct 2009 by Jesse Fatherree
This simple function will programatically enumerate all properties and values in any WMI class.
8 Nov 2008 by Razi Syed
Rich Text Box control with built in options
14 Nov 2004 by smartnose
An article on ATL 7.0 and dynamic system simulation.
2 Sep 2008 by Ashley Staggs
This article will explain how to fade a form in and out, using VB.NET.
2 May 2011 by Roberto Cervantes Rivero
If you need to find a word in all tables and views in a SQL Server database, this is the easy solution.
5 Jul 2009 by knightofbaghdad
Write Arabic in programs that don't support the Arabic language, using Unicode.
28 Jun 2002 by Adrian Bacaianu
This article will demonstrate how to build and use a COM Add-In using Visual Basic. An useful sample is also provided.
12 Aug 2002 by Gopi Subramanian
Small Web Agents using VB - Part II
11 Oct 2009 by Rajesh Naik Ponda Goa
The code shows an easy way to capture desktop to file.
11 Mar 2008 by Nelson Kosta Souto
How to use the .NET Library and XML in VB6.
17 Feb 2000 by Jeremiah Talkar
A note for C++ programmers about global varaibles in Apartment threaded VB COM objects
18 Aug 2008 by CS Rocks
This article demonstrates how to register a COM DLL with Visual Studio 2005.
17 Mar 2004 by Ilan Shapira
Add-In that enables customized auto complete to code/comment blocks in Developer Studio IDE
28 Apr 2009 by Jeroen De Dauw
Dialog that enables user to submit various types of bugs via a webservice
6 Oct 2001 by frans
This program was written to make implementing a collection in ATL a snap
26 Apr 2008 by tricos
Windows Forms Validation w/ ErrorProvider Control Quickly (Validate Whole Form at Once)
8 Aug 2008 by BlueBit.uy
How to fix dotNetMSN library to easily connect to MSN service
10 Nov 2009 by system-zone.co.uk
A Generic Record Selector Windows Form with Data Filter
14 Jun 2008 by Mohd Arshad Malik
Working with Multiple Images with Each TreeNode
16 Nov 2012 by Mohit Soam
A Game engine tutorial describes how to play the game and how to customize the game. The game is user friendly that lets you to change the view, difficulty, etc. without changing the VB code.
19 Feb 2008 by Kamran A
A customizable cloud generator written in VB.NET.
30 Jul 2009 by pimb2
Create an Aero-style wizard in VB.NET
4 Nov 2001 by S.S. Ahmed
This application shows how to create flexible and robust reports using VB's data report utility.
20 Oct 2007 by Ivan0001
The best free grid control, you can choose any format (font name, bold, italic...) for each field and much more
8 Jan 2004 by dzzxyz
This application demonstrates how to Create, Train and Test an AI Chatbot.
7 Feb 2008 by SamratGhose
Provides Custom Sorting for a ADO.NET bound WPF ListView
26 Jun 2010 by chanderp, Yash Bharadwaj
In some application we need to fullscreen the App .Here is simple class that can fullscreen any App. Just create a variable of this class type and call the function using the class variable.
10 Nov 2005 by George Mamaladze
This workaround allows you to show HTML elements on top of ActiveX elements (an tag).
5 Aug 2004 by rasheed1979
Shutdown your PC from anywhere in this universe using mobile phone, with lesser cost.
11 Mar 2006 by dixanta
Accessing WebCam in Visual Basic 6
25 Jun 2002 by Len Holgate
Although socket based TCP/IP servers using IO Completion Ports are often written in C++, it's sometimes useful to write such a server in Visual Basic.
26 Jun 2007 by venom00
In this article, we'll talk about VB6-.NET interoperation without involving COM. How? Making C-like exports of some functions from a VB.NET DLL. First, I'll introduce the technique used with a very simple sample and then it will be explained how to set a global hook just using VB (6 and .NET).
11 Dec 2007 by James Sullivan
In this article, I would like to share my experience and knowledge about ASP.NET Caching and how it can improve your website performance.
20 Mar 2009 by Mostafa Kaisoun
ActiveX to display invoice in grid and edit it, print invoices as Data Report using VB6
24 Jan 2019 by NewPast
Converting codes Focus on upgrading VB6 to VB.Net and converting C# VB.Net, and listing many other helpful converter including php, java & others.
4 Nov 2001 by S.S. Ahmed
This sample application shows you how you can use the TAPI 3.0 functions to create a TAPI application of your own.
11 Aug 2005 by parinit
This article describes how to Capture active window of your application
1 Jul 2002 by Ryan Johnston
An article on using GDI+ in an ActiveX control
8 Jul 2008 by arinhere
This piece of code will show you to convert any video file format to high quality flv and stream it on web server
11 Mar 2008 by Sushant Joshi
To adjust the size of the drop-down list dynamically at the client-side and adding back-ground and fore-ground color to the drop-down list.
18 Mar 2003 by Christian Ballerstaller
A class library for an easy submission of IP Address, Port Number and Subnet Mask
14 May 2010 by Software_Developer
An article about how to create a Joke Jukebox in Visual Basic 6.0
17 Jan 2006 by Manassypov
An article on thread synchronization and usage of ThreadPool
15 May 2003 by pampatipraveen
This article explains how to change the specified Drive Icon using VB 6. This is only tested with Windows 2000.
30 Nov 2003 by dzzxyz
This application demonstrates how to write a VB client for an AI chat bot.
12 Dec 2008 by vbCoder21
List and Uninstall ALL Programs installed in the Client's Computer.
3 Jul 2009 by Vivek.Net
Read and Write Excel Files using VB.NET
10 Jan 2007 by zeltera
Small application that checks a list of websites for specified text
7 Apr 2005 by Lymington
LAN/WAN wide task/process message server and user message function DLL
21 Aug 2002 by Sharan Basappa
This article shows how to make the listcontrol to act as a grid control.
3 Nov 2009 by byapparov
An article on how to use text template with replacement variables in VBA
28 Oct 2008 by Nick Alexeev
Generic configuration dialog for a serial port
4 Jun 2009 by arinhere
Perform ImageMagick operations in ASP.NET using command line
16 Mar 2010 by Mohd Arshad Malik
This article will guide you how to create/retrieve/delete key entries in Windows Registry.
6 Apr 2005 by Lymington
Offers services by servers, use of services by clients, via IP sockets.
25 Apr 2002 by Fernando Finelli
OCX User Control for Visual Basic
27 Feb 2004 by A. Riazi
Building COM components that can be called from any IDEs that support COM with MATLAB COMBuilder toolbox
24 Jun 2004 by Ilan Shapira
Customizable method documentation generator
16 Feb 2004 by P.K.Agarwal
Convert a given currency in words with Indian style digital grouping
7 Apr 2008 by chanderp, Yash Bharadwaj
you want to display some text in your application and side-by-side you want to prevent the user from copying the content. . One way to implement this use label, but label do not support the formatting of the text and RTF formats.
29 Jun 2004 by irfan patel
If you are a beginner(or intermediate) and want to develop an MDI application in C# then this one is for you!!
20 Nov 2008 by Joe Blauth
In this tutorial, we will take a closer look at a technology that allows you to store objects externally with ease, retrieve them effortlessly, and work with them as if you were dealing with some kind of simple database.
18 Mar 2008 by nma202000
my first program.
29 Mar 2009 by Jomar Pabuaya
An explanation of the useful code within Hotel Reservation System
15 Apr 2004 by WillianBR
Add icons in the menus of your applications developed in VB 6.0
11 Aug 2009 by Damian Suess
Xeno Innovations' - Virtual Desktop Manager allows you to run 4 different desktops without filling up the taskbar and minimized GDI usage. (virtual window manager vdm vwm)
3 Jan 2004 by jerschio
Tool for extracting comments from a Visual SourceSafe database.
3 Mar 2003 by Jeff Turner
Installing .NET framework with your application.
2 Oct 2002 by Jeeva S
This is Simple Java System Tray Application.. This Works only in Windows Environment. No Need For JNI.
11 Aug 2005 by parinit
This article describes how to move a window having no frame without using any API call.
5 Dec 2003 by QUIETTA
Achieve Perl HASH functionality in the VB6 IDE and at Runtime
7 Nov 2002 by Romout
The control overwrites the windows event handler to overtake the paint event.
4 Aug 2001 by Avinash Lakshman
This article I provides an implementation of the ISoapTypeMapper interface in C++ for serializing custom objects into XML and sending them over the wire using SOAP.
12 May 2008 by Chirag Maisuriya
An article on Binding Enum to DropdownListbox with the SortedList that sorts entries by value instead of by key.
7 Jun 2000 by Alessandro Vergani
An article on patching files.
29 Apr 2008 by Sabarinathan A
Advanced Collection (like ASP.NET name/value collection) for VB6 Application settings
6 Jul 2009 by dnair926
Gey any control's value in the type specified.
25 Dec 2003 by QUIETTA
Processing complex HTML pages will require sectional or content exclusion
27 Sep 2002 by hinter234
A utility to manage your passwords and membership info in encrypted form
13 Apr 2008 by stavinski
Introduction to unit testing against a database and how the supplied library can help.
23 Nov 2003 by Kishore S
Basics of asynchronous procedure and how-to with VB6 & .NET
26 Dec 2007 by Wauna
Calculate this same weekday of month last year
3 Apr 2008 by Ben Kotvis
This article explains about developing abstract functions for accessing Stored Procedures.
20 Dec 2008 by Imran A Momin
Its a small piece of code, that converts the image file into array of byte which can be stored into database at type image
1 Nov 2007 by Rajneesh Noonia
PngSkin – ActiveX Control used to apply eye catching skins to Windows Forms with minimal code
5 Oct 2006 by Rajneesh Noonia
This tool is used to retrieve the forgotten SQL Server Password and passwords of registered servers.
2 Nov 2005 by Ryan Rader
Getting Zip+4 from USPS.com
23 Apr 2002 by Sumesh Ram
Sometimes we may desire to hide our file contents from others. One of the possible ways is by encrypting these files. Here, a simple encryption technique is used (in VB - the same technique can be implemented in "C" also.)
11 Dec 2007 by Wahab Hussain
This will help you manipulate an Excel file through your code. You can update the Excel file as well.
13 Apr 2004 by dzzxyz
Some would call it a “natural language search engine”. Another term for it is an “automatic search engine” as you do not have to manually parse your ideas for the Internet, rather you converse with the Internet in natural language and it brings you materials as appropriate to facilitate your needs.
7 Apr 2005 by Lymington
Produce timed event flags, functions, threads & timings therof.
11 May 2008 by AmitChampaneri
An article for using Copy/Paste of images on Web forms
15 Jan 2008 by Mr.PoorEnglish
Sensational botanic discovery: the smallest Tree on Earth! About a generic Tree, and looping it with ForEach
25 Apr 2002 by Fernando Finelli
Verify Windows Open in Visual Basic
6 Jul 2009 by dnair926
Gey any control's value in the type specified.
25 Dec 2003 by QUIETTA
Processing complex HTML pages will require sectional or content exclusion
27 Sep 2002 by hinter234
A utility to manage your passwords and membership info in encrypted form
13 Apr 2008 by stavinski
Introduction to unit testing against a database and how the supplied library can help.
23 Nov 2003 by Kishore S
Basics of asynchronous procedure and how-to with VB6 & .NET
26 Dec 2007 by Wauna
Calculate this same weekday of month last year
3 Apr 2008 by Ben Kotvis
This article explains about developing abstract functions for accessing Stored Procedures.
20 Dec 2008 by Imran A Momin
Its a small piece of code, that converts the image file into array of byte which can be stored into database at type image
1 Nov 2007 by Rajneesh Noonia
PngSkin – ActiveX Control used to apply eye catching skins to Windows Forms with minimal code
5 Oct 2006 by Rajneesh Noonia
This tool is used to retrieve the forgotten SQL Server Password and passwords of registered servers.
2 Nov 2005 by Ryan Rader
Getting Zip+4 from USPS.com
23 Apr 2002 by Sumesh Ram
Sometimes we may desire to hide our file contents from others. One of the possible ways is by encrypting these files. Here, a simple encryption technique is used (in VB - the same technique can be implemented in "C" also.)
11 Dec 2007 by Wahab Hussain
This will help you manipulate an Excel file through your code. You can update the Excel file as well.
13 Apr 2004 by dzzxyz
Some would call it a “natural language search engine”. Another term for it is an “automatic search engine” as you do not have to manually parse your ideas for the Internet, rather you converse with the Internet in natural language and it brings you materials as appropriate to facilitate your needs.
7 Apr 2005 by Lymington
Produce timed event flags, functions, threads & timings therof.
11 May 2008 by AmitChampaneri
An article for using Copy/Paste of images on Web forms
15 Jan 2008 by Mr.PoorEnglish
Sensational botanic discovery: the smallest Tree on Earth! About a generic Tree, and looping it with ForEach
25 Apr 2002 by Fernando Finelli
Verify Windows Open in Visual Basic
29 Mar 2009 by Jon Law
A Currency Input Box in VB.NET
28 Aug 2006 by Mindrinos Matthew
It’s the ONLY ONE Web Proxy Server completely written in VB
31 Oct 2008 by Eric P Schneider
A listbox which supports custom drawing properties for each list item.
10 Mar 2002 by Torsten Mauz
An activeX DLL which lists any active SQL servers on your local network
2 Oct 2009 by Nasenbaaer
Combine graphic objects to create own scenes
22 Jul 2007 by Yuriy Kyyan
An article on creation automated interface for .NET applications.
20 Oct 2008 by Sailung Limbu
This article demonstrate flexible client-side table sorting
28 Jun 2007 by ponnurajs
This article discusses how to access a .NET component from a COM client, with an example of how to merge two different word documents into one
12 Sep 2008 by RichElswick
Copies a sheet to a new Workbook and saves the file.
22 Feb 2010 by Hosam Ershedat
Teaches you how to accept files and folders and change their attributes
12 Feb 2008 by virtual.aussie
A custom made TreeView with Windows Vista look.
16 Sep 2008 by Ted John
A structure that stores up to 32 booleans in a 32-bit integer.
28 May 2008 by Didara F Dosabhai
Define schedules to the program for executing programmer defined jobs
21 Sep 2004 by Rajan2may
Sending Mails from C# using System.Web.Mail using default SMTP
15 Feb 2006 by parinit
A complete Tic Tac Toe describes full implementation of Artificial Intelligence
12 Sep 2008 by Gagan.20
This is an easiest program that allows you to send e-mails by only defining SMTP Server name.
20 Jan 2008 by Alberto M.
Eliminar archivos de forma segura con distintos metodos
20 Feb 2008 by Scott Bailey
This is a VB.NET project template, using the XNA framework.
13 Sep 2007 by chandrasing.mahale
Send email using DOS command line, the application will read itself txt file and add into email body. Added the size limit of attachments.
23 Mar 2005 by konma
With this application, you can chat with computers and different protocols.
25 Apr 2002 by Fernando Finelli
How to list or manage users from a domain
4 Nov 2001 by S.S. Ahmed
Create a component to administer SQL server remotely, create tasks that remove themselves from the scheduler after performing the assigned job.
12 May 2008 by Mostafa Kaisoun
ActiveX control makes FlexGrid as DataGrid and edits FlexGrid
17 Jun 2008 by Nelson Kosta Souto
Application configuration settings .NET & VB 6 with XML
1 Mar 2004 by aarrabi76
Getting emails from address book using outlook object, and other folders
27 Jan 2008 by Santosh Visal
Save Visual Basic 6 Form's image as seen on screen to a file
15 Oct 2003 by Rod DeValcourt
Prints Formatted Text To A Printer. When you have a need for a report from a text field in a database thats small, say 2000 characters...how do you print it?
17 Jan 2007 by Vinayaka Krishna Shenoy
This utility will help to generate the DataAccess Objects based on the Connection strring provided at the config file
11 May 2002 by Hans Maerki
ZULU is a simple tool to create websites with navigation - using excel.
10 May 2005 by GauravCreations.com
Create an analogue clock with a game !!
30 May 2007 by uvw
Sample code for using WIALib in VB6
2 Feb 2008 by Sabarinathan A
Handle all the exceptions easily
12 Nov 2001 by S.S. Ahmed
This article will show you how to test your web page for active links. You will learn how to use the Internet Transfer Control. This is a real world example of Inet usage.
20 May 2005 by Alex Saveliev
An article on using ActiveX control to display JPEG 2000 images in your VisualBasic applications
23 Feb 2005 by Mohit Soam
This is a complete Puzzle implementation.
22 Oct 2005 by Waleed Zedan
Custom editors in building user controls
15 Jan 2008 by arinhere
Convert your swf movie file to image
23 Feb 2008 by Imran A Momin
A chat application using a TCP protocol. This application is for VB6 User
13 May 2008 by jebarson
Timeless or non-progress based waiting / progress control using WPF
20 Mar 2002 by atenney
Short description of use of __stdcall and __cdecl in VB and C++.
11 Feb 2009 by The ANZAC
Takes numbers up to hundreds of trillions and converts them into text
18 Sep 2008 by vbfengshui
A simplified wrapper to the .NET Configuration namespace.
30 Aug 2007 by WillianBR
How to share folders in a network with VB 6.0
17 May 2004 by Binoy R
This small program demonstrates how to get the Windows directory path name, Computer Name, and System information details
4 Aug 2003 by iranvig
An ActiveX Control - you can create a Skinable Form in Desgin Time.
26 Mar 2008 by jcoehoorn
Use this validator control to require that at least one control in a list has a value.
15 Sep 2008 by Mostafa Kaisoun
Create Mathematical Trick by displaying seven numerical tables using MSFlexGrid
15 Jul 2007 by MalakieUSN
Code storage tool for any language but developed using Visual Basic .NET 2005. Includes syntax coloring for VB code and can load via the tools menu external option in Visual Studio 2005.
29 Jan 2008 by nareshkumarmasetti
windows Textbox UserControl for only numeric, only alphbates, alphanumeric
8 Dec 2007 by Joss
Create a program that can programatically change the background image, and convert images to BMP.
4 Nov 2007 by Beet_VB
This is a basic internet TV software and all the main softwares available on internet use same technique
7 Apr 2004 by WillianBR
Control for entrance of numeric data with the mouse.
28 Jun 2010 by Software_Developer
How to create an automatic Wallpaper Changer with Visual Basic 6.0
9 Oct 2006 by Ajey Dudhe
This utility can be used to compare two MS Access databases for changes in the data. You have the option of generating the SQL scripts and\or a summary XML
21 Jul 2008 by Jans Mary Suncy
Copying files from source locaion to target location based on the file creation date
15 Feb 2006 by parinit
A simple class that creates an icon in the status area.
28 Feb 2005 by Parag Paithankar
An article on getting user logon times for a specific domain or computer
21 Nov 2008 by LeeBear
This is an inline enumeration of files instead of building an array first.
2 Feb 2008 by Mostafa Kaisoun
Using Multimedia MCI Control to make animation in VB6
24 Sep 2008 by Rai Shahid
This control will allow user to backup SqlServer
12 Jun 2001 by Michael Meelis
An ActiveX control for creating random numbers in VB/VBScript/ASP pages
21 Dec 2003 by QUIETTA
Demonstration uses WinInet methods to read cached URL files
23 Feb 2004 by dzzxyz
This version of campaign button memory uses timers to limit the game time and to limit how long users see their selected images when the images don’t match. This version also randomly places the political buttons on the form so that the game can be played infinite times.
30 Aug 2002 by Hemant Kurdia
Shows dynamic creation of one ATL full control in a composite control and also to show images directly from database without file system intervention.
18 Jan 2008 by skullz_softwares
Making Single Instance Application a Simple Way!!
21 Aug 2007 by Bhaskar Shetty
Repair the DBF file which corrupted by any cause.
18 Aug 2008 by trecool999
Advanced/Not-So Advanced string and password hash.
22 Feb 2004 by bakerjuk
This article describes the steps taken in the file synchroniser
1 May 2008 by Prashant Ladha
Want to get rid of your duplicate emails in MS Outlook ? Already restricited trial version of plugins who do that ? This is the basic free solution.
2 Sep 2004 by Josip Medved (unused)
I sometime need to show things in tree manner. This is not big problem unless you try to fill it from database. Since in .NET there is no key and child adding like in VB6 things have to be done recursively.
24 Feb 2004 by dzzxyz
This intermediate tutorial describes how to play campaign button memory and how to customize the game. The game is data driven so you can change the images, difficulty, etc. without changing the VB code.
20 May 2003 by Parag Paithankar
How to check Yahoo! mail account via HTTP
9 May 2004 by Binoy R
The NotifyIcon Component will display an icon in the status bar notification area, which you can use as notiification purpose to alert users that an action or event has occured.
4 Dec 2002 by DCUtility
Screen Snaper is an fast screen, window, region and print screen capture
20 Aug 2003 by iranvig
you can use this control to your program - see sample .
7 Mar 2005 by Gevorg
This small utility generates code to call store procedure or C# class from Table