VB5 Screen Saver Password and Settings Access

How do you access or write a settings dialog box for a screensaver written in VB5. Is there an api function for this and if not how do I write the code to make the dialog box appear when the 'Settings' button is pressed in the Desktop 'Properties' dialog box.
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twardConnect With a Mentor Commented:
Put this in the main form of your screen saver:

Private Sub Form_Load()

  Dim Provider As String
 
  Select Case UCase(Left(Command, 2))
 
        Case "/A"
                 Provider = "SCRSAVE" & Chr(0)
                 Call PwdChangePassword(Provider, Main_Form.hWnd, 0)
                 End
       
        Case "/P"
                 Unload Me
                 Exit Sub
                 
        Case "/C"
                         frmSetup.Show 1
                         Exit Sub
                 
        Case "/S"
 
  End Select
 
  InCleanExit = False
 
End Sub

the /C passed means the user hit the setup button so you need to display your setup form.
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