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Trouble with ActiveX control in IE5.0

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Hi,
I've developed an activeX control that has a GUI using MFC on VC++.  It has a few buttons, select boxes, combo boxes and a grid.  Everything was fine with IE4.0.  But recently i've installed IE5.0 on my machine and this control just doesn't work on IE5.  
There is a similar control on the microsoft site -- DlgX.  I've tested this control both on IE4.0 and IE5.0.  Same results.

Am i missingsomething here?  Do i need to download any new library files?
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by:mandhjo
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What do you mean by "it just doesn't work"?  It doesn't display?  It displays but doesn't operate as you would expect?  Please provide a bit more detail.
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What do you mean by "it just doesn't work"?  It doesn't display?  It displays but doesn't operate as you would expect?  Please provide a bit more detail.
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It displays properly.  But the buttons won't respond for any clicks.  All the controls seem inactive.  I had the same problem with IE4.0 but found out a work around in the KB articles.  The 'DlgX' sample at Microsoft site is an example of this.

Thank you
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by:mandhjo
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What was the problem in IE4?  I have created an ActiveX control that contains windows controls and never had this problem (in IE4).

Is your control disabled and thus will not respond to user input?
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lakshminarasimman earned 400 total points
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Have you developed the control with vc++ 6.0. If so then check out for the service pack 3 and install it. I presume this should solve your problem.
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