Show File Properties - April 2000

I added code to an application I am developing to show the properties of selected files. I found some code that had been written by Bob Butler and Ian Land. It was most helpful. To test the code I wrote a VB6 demo program. This demo program becomes the tip-of-the-month.

The Demo Program

The demo accepts a file name then shows the file properties. Upon start-up the demo shows properties for the demo's project file [vbp]. For example:

The demo program:

Include in Your Code

Include the following modules in your code:

modShowProperties.bas Show File Properties

The Demo Uses modConnectToWebSite

The demo program uses modConnectToWebSite.bas to display this page. For details on the use of that module click here.

Download VB Code

Click here to download the VB 6 Source Code [12k]. 

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