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Getting image file attributes

Posted on 2003-10-31
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I want to get height and width of an image file in my vb program. Same value as shown when file is right clicked and properties are viewed in windows and it show hight and width in pixels.
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by:James20000
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I have the same problem / question!   I need image width and height in pixels in VB.

See www.experts-exchange.com/Programming/Programming_Languages/Visual_Basic/Q_20783388.html
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by:fantasy1001
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Try this
    Dim Pic As StdPicture
    Dim PicWidth  As Long
    Dim PicHeight As Long
   
    Set Pic = LoadPicture("c:\windows\dell.bmp")
   
    PicWidth = ScaleX(Pic.Width, vbHimetric, vbPixels)
    PicHeight = ScaleY(Pic.Height, vbHimetric, vbPixels)

Thanks,
~ fantasy ~
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Richie_Simonetti earned 100 total points
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Fantasy is right :)
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by:Richie_Simonetti
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c'mon!, what's the problem here? Fantasy solved the problem, not me.
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