adding a lib into the exe body

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   hi i work on a non MFC project under the VC 6.00. I use a lib that corresponds into a dll and i want the lib or dll to be included into my exe code so i will not need to install the dll into the target PC. Any way to do that?
ttsenisAsked:
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SteHCommented:
You have ot statically link the DLL to your code. It blows up the size of your exe but its a single file.
ttsenisAuthor Commented:
how do i statically link the DLL . Through a precompile directive ? ,or an API like loadmodule loadlibrary etc...?
SteHCommented:
Sorry, mixed up the loading of the library with its linking. The lib file for a DLL is only needed for loading it. To statically link you have to create a static link library (.lib as well). Was it you who has developed the DLL? Then the help (DLLs for beginners) can help you how to convert a project from DLL to lib even the text is for the other way.

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