Short story: Recreation of Charles Petzold's classic "HelloWin" demo; pure API, including exitcode.
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This sample, or the one from which it originally derived, was published (or at least peripherally mentioned) in the following article(s):
- Don't Depend on SysInfo Control, Ask the VB Pro, VBPJ, March 2001
This sample uses the following API calls:
Module Library Function Hello.bas gdi32
Don't see what you're looking for? Here's a complete API cross-reference.
Please, enjoy and learn from this sample. Include its code within your own projects, if you wish. But, in order to insure only the most recent code is available to all, I ask that you don't share the sample by any form of mass distribution.
Download Hello.zip, 13Kb, Last Updated: Wednesday, December 06, 2000
The following resources may also be of interest:
- StartupInfo - Provides access to various startup parameters offered to all applications by Windows.