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Hi Folks, how can i make MSIE alike toolbars in VB?? ( i'm using v6 )

thanks :)
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by:ggilman
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Use the cool bar control.
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Cool bar is in this set of controls:
Microsoft Windows Common Controls-3

Make a normal tool bar a "child" of each cool bar pane under custom properties of the cool bar to give it functionality.
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by:Marine
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also visit the vbaccelerator.com i think its the name they have a cool looking toolbar. One draw back is that youneed to download their dll file its huge.
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by:Bigozs
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Thanks folks, especially ggilman, i never knew how to use the coolbar, now i get the overall picture but i'm not sure how to make it a "child" ? would appriciate any additional help, thanks :)
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Place a regular tool bar in the cool bar. Goto custom properties of the cool bar. There on one of the tabs you will see "child". If a toolbar is in the cool bar, you can choose that as a child. You probably also want to set the style to "flat" for the tool bar and you need as many toolbars in your cool bar as you want panes.
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by:ggilman
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The "child" property is on the "Bands" tab.

Use the following settings for normal toolbar:
"Appearance" 0-ccFlat
"Style" 1-tbrFlat
"BorderStyle" 0-ccNone (Default)

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