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Displaying picture from Access Database at run time.

Posted on 1998-10-04
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How do I display the picture at run time when my
rs.Fields(N) contains a link to a BitMap Image?
   
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Question by:DIMA
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by:TheAnswerMan
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If it is the Path to the file..
Just put

Picture1.picture = Loadpicture(rs.Fields(N))

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by:DIMA
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The field in recorset contains the object not the path to the bit
map image. Take the NorthWind Database and look in Employees, the field Photo does not contain Path. What is the short and efficient way of displaying the image at runtime.

Thaks.
     
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mskannan earned 0 total points
ID: 1438109
Try this solution and it should solve your problem.

Create a OLE control(you have to choose from toolbox) and choose Bitmap image and link the Photo field in the Employee table of Northwind database(Use datacontrol for example)

Now run this one

regards,
mskannan.
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