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How to Create Popup Menus during Runtime

Does anyone know if it's possible to create Popup menus during Runtime, if the form doesn't have any popup menus at all. and doesn't have a Title.
the form is actually round
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clifABBCommented:
Yes, it is possible, but you must have at least one menu already defined.

Create a top level menu called mnuMenu.
Set it's visible property to false
Create a sub menu under this called mnuSub
Set it's index = 0
set it's visible property = false

in your form load, you can add menu items like this:
Private Sub Load()
  Load mnuSub(1)
  mnuSub(1).Caption = "Sub 1"
  mnuSub(1).Visible = True
  Load mnuSub(2)
  mnuSub(2).Caption = "Sub 2"
  mnuSub(2).Visible = True
End Sub

Then you can call the popup menu like this:
Private Sub Form_MouseDown (Button As Integer, Shift As Integer, X As Single, Y As Single)
  If Button = 2 Then
    PopupMenu mnuMenu
  End If
End Sub
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JavaJesterAuthor Commented:
I Know that but i can't have any menus to begin with cause the form is not square...
and if you put a menu and make it invis it screws up the form shape that i need....
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amebaCommented:
You can use menu from your other, invisible form (frmPops).

' Add this to your oval form - declarations section
Public menuselected as integer

menuselected = 0
PopupMenu frmPops.mnuMenu' show popup
Select Case menuselected
Case 0 ' nothing selected
    ' do nothing
    msgbox "nothing selected"
Case 1 ' first submenu selected
    ' do something useful
    msgbox "first submenu"
Case 2 ' second submenu selected
    ' do something useful
    msgbox "second submenu"
End Select

in you popup menu_click events use:
frmOval.menuselected=1 ' for first submenu
frmOval.menuselected=2 ...
Move your other code from menu click event to select case code portion in your frmOval.

Don't forget to unload frmPops in Form_unload event of frmOval.
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amebaCommented:
The code for oval form can be used in MouseUp event of a blue label. If you need clarification, let me know.
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watyCommented:
On the VBDiamond Website (see my profile), you will find code to create completelly dynamically popup menu at runtime.
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