Solved

ScreenSavers with VB5?

Posted on 1998-10-22
4
219 Views
Last Modified: 2010-04-30
Hi,
How can i write a ScreenSaver with VB5?
0
Comment
Question by:eyaltil
  • 2
4 Comments
 
LVL 14

Expert Comment

by:waty
Comment Utility
Download this source code :
 http://www.geocities.com/SiliconValley/Peaks/1797/scrsave.zip

it contains an amazing screen saver with full source code
0
 

Author Comment

by:eyaltil
Comment Utility
Please give me some code example of the mouse_move event
and an explanation about the compilation type
0
 

Author Comment

by:eyaltil
Comment Utility
Please give me some code example of the mouse_move event
and an explanation about the compilation type
0
 

Accepted Solution

by:
Fantym earned 60 total points
Comment Utility
To Make a screen saver it to make a normal program.  The only difference is that you rename it to .SCR  .  To make it Detecte mouse movement you use a variable that is set to true when the mouse moves.  But you must not do it on the first run because the mouse move sub runs on startup.  And then you just use the same variable in keypress and check your variable with a timer and poof, exit when the variable is true.
0

Featured Post

How your wiki can always stay up-to-date

Quip doubles as a “living” wiki and a project management tool that evolves with your organization. As you finish projects in Quip, the work remains, easily accessible to all team members, new and old.
- Increase transparency
- Onboard new hires faster
- Access from mobile/offline

Join & Write a Comment

Suggested Solutions

Title # Comments Views Activity
Mysql vs Oracle 10 118
Is an IP address in a Range 22 70
Opening Remote & Local Data Connection 2 39
vb6 connector to mongodb 2 23
Have you ever wanted to restrict the users input in a textbox to numbers, and while doing that make sure that they can't 'cheat' by pasting in non-numeric text? Of course you can do that with code you write yourself but it's tedious and error-prone …
Most everyone who has done any programming in VB6 knows that you can do something in code like Debug.Print MyVar and that when the program runs from the IDE, the value of MyVar will be displayed in the Immediate Window. Less well known is Debug.Asse…
Get people started with the process of using Access VBA to control Outlook using automation, Microsoft Access can control other applications. An example is the ability to programmatically talk to Microsoft Outlook. Using automation, an Access applic…
Get people started with the utilization of class modules. Class modules can be a powerful tool in Microsoft Access. They allow you to create self-contained objects that encapsulate functionality. They can easily hide the complexity of a process from…

728 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

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

10 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now