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I'm trying to clip a picture. I'm doing it by loading the picture into one picturebox, and using the PaintPicture method to paint a part of it into another picture box. Here's the code:

    Set picSource.Picture = LoadPicture(sFile)
    picDest.Width = iWidth * Screen.TwipsPerPixelX
    picDest.Height = iHeight * Screen.TwipsPerPixelY
    picDest.PaintPicture picSource.Picture, _
                         0, _
                         0, _
                         iWidth * Screen.TwipsPerPixelX, _
                         iHeight * Screen.TwipsPerPixelY, _
                         iLeft * Screen.TwipsPerPixelX, _
                         iTop * Screen.TwipsPerPixelY, _
                         iWidth * Screen.TwipsPerPixelX, _
                         iHeight * Screen.TwipsPerPixelY

But after the PaintPicture, picDest.picture is always 0. What am I doing wrong?
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set picDest.picture = picDest.Image ?
Private Sub Command1_Click()

picDest.AutoSize = True
'load your pic
'Set picSource.Picture = LoadPicture(sFile)
picDest.PaintPicture picSource.Picture, 0, 0, picSource.Width, picSource.Height
Set picDest.Picture = picDest.Image
Debug.Print picDest.Picture
End Sub
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