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is it possible to have multi-threading in vb

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Is it possible to have multi threading in VB
can u plz suggest an example....

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VB itself has no multithreading. However you can use the Win32 API's to create a new thread and use it. I do not recommend using it though.

Look for CreateThread

Public Declare Function CreateThread Lib "kernel32" Alias "CreateThread" (lpThreadAttributes As SECURITY_ATTRIBUTES, ByVal dwStackSize As Long, lpStartAddress As Long, lpParameter As Any, ByVal dwCreationFlags As Long, lpThreadId As Long) As Long


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by:Éric Moreau
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VB.Net is supporting multi threading natively.
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thanks and sorry for having taken lot of time. i was held up with some office work.

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Cheers...
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