Solved

VB6 on ME?

Posted on 2002-04-09
7
312 Views
Last Modified: 2010-05-02
Is it safe to install VB6 on a PC running on ME. Everything seems to work but I notice that it is not returning the true version number of a file if I check its properties. So I was wondering if VB6 is supported by ME.

Thanks

Merlin007
0
Comment
Question by:merlin007
  • 4
  • 3
7 Comments
 
LVL 3

Accepted Solution

by:
leojl earned 100 total points
ID: 6930787
hi

I am certain that VB6 is supported by ME.

I did have VB6 on my computer with Windows 98 and then I installed ME and did not see any change. Now I am running Windows 98 and VB6, because I just moved and cannot find my ME disk.

It may be that version numbers get screwed up when you install a new operating system.

leo
0
 
LVL 3

Expert Comment

by:leojl
ID: 6930793
hi again merlin007

I just checked your profile and note that you have asked 3 questions , but graded 0 since long ago.

05/16/01 .... did no one try to answer your questions?
0
 

Author Comment

by:merlin007
ID: 6931091
Hi leojl

The three questions were asked yesterday and I am just leaving them open for another day to see what answers I get.

Thanks

0
Is Your Active Directory as Secure as You Think?

More than 75% of all records are compromised because of the loss or theft of a privileged credential. Experts have been exploring Active Directory infrastructure to identify key threats and establish best practices for keeping data safe. Attend this month’s webinar to learn more.

 
LVL 3

Expert Comment

by:leojl
ID: 6933161
hi merlin007,

ok

I did find my ME cd so I may install it again.

Then I can tell you for sure that VB6 works ok
in an ME OS system.

leo
0
 

Author Comment

by:merlin007
ID: 6940669
Hi leojl
Any luck with tye test?

Merlin007
0
 
LVL 3

Expert Comment

by:leojl
ID: 6952637
hi merlin,

thanks for the points etc....i still have not changed from win98 to ME...busy,busy,busy after selling a condo and buying a house and moving 1250 miles from san diego to ocean shores washington.

two deer were were eating grass in our yard this evening..
this place is fantastic..deer,seagulls,eagles,ducks,pheasents ...etc etc.

hard to find time for the computer.

leo
0
 

Author Comment

by:merlin007
ID: 6952918
Hi leojl
Sounds like you have it sorted. Living in a natural enviroment is great. I am working from home here in Ireland. I am also with nature in fact I have a farm as well as the S/E job. Worked for a few years in the city...didn't like it.

Let me know when you get ME going. I am working with it at the moment and it seems OK.

Merlin007
0

Featured Post

Is Your Active Directory as Secure as You Think?

More than 75% of all records are compromised because of the loss or theft of a privileged credential. Experts have been exploring Active Directory infrastructure to identify key threats and establish best practices for keeping data safe. Attend this month’s webinar to learn more.

Question has a verified solution.

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

Suggested Solutions

Title # Comments Views Activity
using Access 8 59
Best way to parse out a json string in VB6? 10 115
VB6 - Convert HH:MM into Decimal 8 51
Can we place a tooltip on the actual vb6 form 5 35
Have you ever wanted to restrict the users input in a textbox to numbers, and while doing that make sure that they can't 'cheat' by pasting in non-numeric text? Of course you can do that with code you write yourself but it's tedious and error-prone …
Background What I'm presenting in this article is the result of 2 conditions in my work area: We have a SQL Server production environment but no development or test environment; andWe have an MS Access front end using tables in SQL Server but we a…
Get people started with the utilization of class modules. Class modules can be a powerful tool in Microsoft Access. They allow you to create self-contained objects that encapsulate functionality. They can easily hide the complexity of a process from…
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…

895 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

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

14 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now