I need help...
but on the subject of VB here goes....
I`m using a picture box that uses HiMetric units to determine width and height...I need to convert this to problem is that i`m using a variable "picheight" containing an integer to be converted but vb just ignores it....(see below)

picture1.scalex picheight, vbhimetric, vbpixels
this doesnt work any ideas?!?!?!?!?!?!?
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Picture1.Width = picture1.scalex(picture1.Width, vbHiMetric, vbPixels)

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Nina112599Author Commented:
thanks a lot anthony!!!

Glad to help!  any other questions, ask them here or email me at

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