Solved

How to call VB methods in Java

Posted on 2001-06-06
5
264 Views
Last Modified: 2010-05-02
Hi,

  I am facing a problem in accessing VB DLL methods in Java.I just wanted to know like
how can we build a bridge between these two as VB dll is compiled component and Java is based on Byte  Code.

Kindly Guide me.

Gururaj
0
Comment
Question by:gururajnb
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
5 Comments
 
LVL 10

Expert Comment

by:caraf_g
ID: 6159236
Wow. talk about trying to mix oil and water....

<ping>
0
 
LVL 1

Accepted Solution

by:
llewelm earned 50 total points
ID: 6159295
The Java Native Interface (JNI) is used to handle interactions between Java applications and DLL-based code.  Here is a URL for a quick tutorial that may help...

http://java.sun.com/docs/books/tutorial/native1.1/index.html
0
 
LVL 5

Expert Comment

by:Droby10
ID: 6159530
if you're using vj then you can use the
com.ms.com package with the IUnknown and Dispatch classes...

if this applies, let me know and i'll post some sample code.
0
 
LVL 49

Expert Comment

by:DanRollins
ID: 7133341
Hi gururajnb,
It appears that you have forgotten this question. I will ask Community Support to close it unless you finalize it within 7 days. I will suggest to:

    Accept llewelm's comment(s) as an answer.

gururajnb, if you think your question was not answered at all or if you need help, you can simply post a new comment here.  Community Support moderators will follow up.

EXPERTS: If you disagree with that recommendation, please post an explanatory comment.
==========
DanRollins -- EE database cleanup volunteer
0
 
LVL 1

Expert Comment

by:Computer101
ID: 7167827
Comment from expert accepted as answer

Computer101
E-E Moderator
0

Featured Post

Online Training Solution

Drastically shorten your training time with WalkMe's advanced online training solution that Guides your trainees to action. Forget about retraining and skyrocket knowledge retention rates.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

I’ve seen a number of people looking for examples of how to access web services from VB6.  I’ve been using a test harness I built in VB6 (using many resources I found online) that I use for small projects to work out how to communicate with web serv…
The debugging module of the VB 6 IDE can be accessed by way of the Debug menu item. That menu item can normally be found in the IDE's main menu line as shown in this picture.   There is also a companion Debug Toolbar that looks like the followin…
Get people started with the process of using Access VBA to control Outlook using automation, Microsoft Access can control other applications. An example is the ability to programmatically talk to Microsoft Outlook. Using automation, an Access applic…
This lesson covers basic error handling code in Microsoft Excel using VBA. This is the first lesson in a 3-part series that uses code to loop through an Excel spreadsheet in VBA and then fix errors, taking advantage of error handling code. This l…

729 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question