Resource file

Posted on 2000-03-07
Last Modified: 2010-05-02
Is there a way to have more than one resource file for an application.
Question by:NancyShah
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Expert Comment

ID: 2593712
Nope, VB only supports one resource file.
You can of course load resources from other exe files using API functions.
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by:Éric Moreau
ID: 2594017
Your application can use as many DLL as wanted and each DLL can have its resource file.

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ID: 2598142
Could u guys pls send me a example for the same.I want to use 2 resource file for my application.How can I include my resource fill in dll.
Iam Sorry if I am a sounding a bit confused but then its very crucial for me.Thanks
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by:Éric Moreau
ID: 2598759
Each DLL has its own project. Each project can have its .RES. You need to create a method in you DLL that will call the LoadRes...

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ID: 2617265
Create a dll in VB..?
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Accepted Solution

Éric Moreau earned 5 total points
ID: 2617295
When you start a new project, you select the ActiveX DLL template.

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ID: 2621596

Thats really good !!
Thanks for your help.

Nancy Shah

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