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How to get the version of a ActiveX control?

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I have a ocx file ,but I don't know It's version,Hot to get it?thanks
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Question by:luxee
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by:Alon_h
ID: 6310969
Hi luxee

Right click, and properties.

or u can try this :

Start ->
  Program ->
    Microsoft Visual Studio 6.0 ->
      Microsoft Visual Studio 6.0 Tools ->
        Depends.  

and then open the ocx file.

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by:Dave_Greene
ID: 6310986
If you want to know the version of the control you are running in your project.  Open your projects *.vbp with notepad

The reference will look like so...
Object={BDC217C8-ED16-11CD-956C-0000C04E4C0A}#1.1#0; tabctl32.ocx

Where the numbers before the control name are the version.  In this case "1.1#0"
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by:Joeskin
ID: 6311004

luxee,

look for the particular ocx in Window Explorer, then right click on its property and u will see its version stated.

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ashish_1319 earned 150 total points
ID: 6311043
In Explorer you can see the version of the desired control by seeing its properties by right clicking on that control...
and bingo there is the version
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