Solved

Win95 Start Menu

Posted on 1997-06-25
4
169 Views
Last Modified: 2010-04-04
I was searching though DSP today a found a file called odmenu.zip which allows you to create menus similar to the Windows 95 start menu (ie, with the vertical bitmap).

The shortcut to this file was missing.  I was wondering if anyone knew where I could get this component now, or, if there is anything similar floating around somewhere.

Im am using D2 if that helps at all.

Thanks,

Stuart

(PS.  Please do not leave answers about how to place individual bitmaps on MenuIems - I already know how to do this).
0
Comment
Question by:Stuart_Johnson
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
  • 4
4 Comments
 
LVL 1

Accepted Solution

by:
millerw earned 100 total points
ID: 1337764
I found this on DSP:

CoolMenus ver 2.0 27-May-97   SW
--------------------------------

Copyright (C) 1997 by Artem A. Berman
For Delphi 2.0 (32 bit) / Delphi 1.0 (16 bit)

With this package you can use any available font (any style/size/color), any picture (icon/bitmap/metafile), any cursor, any color, any wallpaper (tile or center) and cool vertical bar (can be painted as gradient or not)
with text in your menus without additional code. Helps and samples are available.
------------------------------------------
This file is coolmenu.zip if you are interested.  I have it on my computer here if you can't find it.

Scott
0
 
LVL 1

Expert Comment

by:millerw
ID: 1337765
I tried to get it again on DSP---seems their file system or search system is unreliable.  I couldn't find it again.  But I did find where you can download it.  If you search DSP for the author---Berman you will get his homepage.  Here is where his delphi stuff is (including coolmenus.zip which you can download).

Hope you find it.
BTW it is shareware ($15 w/o source and $29 w/ source)
0
 
LVL 1

Expert Comment

by:millerw
ID: 1337766
Berman's homepage for Delphi stuff is located at:

http://www.ukrcom.kherson.ua/~art/delphi.html
0
 
LVL 1

Expert Comment

by:millerw
ID: 1337767
I don't get it, I answer the question and even give you the exact address of how to get it and you give me a C-----thats great (Not!).  What more do you want?  How much more could I have done?  For the information I gave you, I at least deserved a A.  Hell I even told you the price of the thing.

0

Featured Post

On Demand Webinar: Networking for the Cloud Era

Ready to improve network connectivity? Watch this webinar to learn how SD-WANs and a one-click instant connect tool can boost provisions, deployment, and management of your cloud connection.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

A lot of questions regard threads in Delphi.   One of the more specific questions is how to show progress of the thread.   Updating a progressbar from inside a thread is a mistake. A solution to this would be to send a synchronized message to the…
Have you ever had your Delphi form/application just hanging while waiting for data to load? This is the article to read if you want to learn some things about adding threads for data loading in the background. First, I'll setup a general applica…
NetCrunch network monitor is a highly extensive platform for network monitoring and alert generation. In this video you'll see a live demo of NetCrunch with most notable features explained in a walk-through manner. You'll also get to know the philos…
Michael from AdRem Software explains how to view the most utilized and worst performing nodes in your network, by accessing the Top Charts view in NetCrunch network monitor (https://www.adremsoft.com/). Top Charts is a view in which you can set seve…
Suggested Courses
Course of the Month8 days, 18 hours left to enroll

615 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question