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Listview and Treeview without MSCOMCTL.OCX

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Hi experts!

I wrote a application which uses Listviews and Treeviews from the MSCOMCTL.OCX, but now I have to rewrite this application not using any OCX anymore, because installing and registering such ocx is no longer allowed on my customers computers. I just kept in mind that the MSCOMCTL.OCX is nothing more than a wrapper for the API Functions. Do you know any class modules for TreeView and Listview which I can use instead of MSCOMCTL.OCX and where I can get them?

Thanks

Lars
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by:TheAmigo
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Can your customers not install the .ocx on their computers for lack of local admin privs?  Does that mean that they will be running your database from a file server?  If so, why not put the .ocx on the same server and just add a reference to it... should work without having the .ocx even be on their machine.
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by:lschweer
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Yes they don't have the user rights to install it (writing to the registry is prohibited) and I can't change that. The frontend is located on the local hard disk. So the problem is that I can't register a ocx.
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marconovaro earned 400 total points
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Have a look here:

http://www.vbbox.com/codebox/commctrl.htm

there are some classes that will help you to create code-only version of the controls.
HTH
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