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Can you  explain the api function whcih can check the memory of some drive and also api which can set the Horiz. scroll bar to list box. If you know where i can get all library of APIs, will be so good
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by:bobbit31
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have you looked in microsoft visual studio/visual studio tools/api text viewer?  (load win32api.txt)
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From MSDN

Sub ShowFreeSpace(drvPath)
    Dim fs, d, s
    Set fs = CreateObject("Scripting.FileSystemObject")
    Set d = fs.GetDrive(fs.GetDriveName(drvPath))
    s = "Drive " & UCase(drvPath) & " - " 
    s = s & d.VolumeName  & vbCrLf
    s = s & "Free Space: " & FormatNumber(d.FreeSpace/1024, 0)
    s = s & " Kbytes"
    MsgBox s
End Sub

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Also ListBox HScrollBar:

Private Declare Function SendMessage Lib "user32" Alias "SendMessageA" (ByVal hwnd As Long, ByVal wMsg As Long, ByVal wParam As Long, lParam As Any) As Long
Const LB_SETHORIZONTALEXTENT = &H194

Private Sub Form_Load()
   a = SendMessage(List1.hwnd, LB_SETHORIZONTALEXTENT, 100, 0)
End Sub


You will have to modify the "100" value until it suits your purpose.
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by:Monchanger
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The "Windows API Guide" is a great reference. It's comprehensive, explained simply, organized both alphabetiacally and by catagories.

It also has a few articles, including a "Beginner's Guide to the Windows API"

It is located at: http://216.26.161.91/vbapi/
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