Solved

Reading, and extracting files from Zip files from VB

Posted on 2004-03-28
3
347 Views
Last Modified: 2010-05-03
How can I read and extract files from zip file from within VB?
0
Comment
Question by:Sparky191
3 Comments
 
LVL 4

Assisted Solution

by:xassets
xassets earned 125 total points
ID: 10698386
You need a OCX utility called xceed zip active X. This has been around for years and works fine.

There's a few free ones out there too if you have the time to find out

http://www.pcworlddownload.com/development-tools/compression/WinZip-Compatible-Compression.htm


0
 
LVL 7

Accepted Solution

by:
ramesh12 earned 125 total points
ID: 10700772
0
 
LVL 1

Author Comment

by:Sparky191
ID: 10701321
Thanks for that. Guess I should have searched a little harder eh?
0

Featured Post

Problems using Powershell and Active Directory?

Managing Active Directory does not always have to be complicated.  If you are spending more time trying instead of doing, then it's time to look at something else. For nearly 20 years, AD admins around the world have used one tool for day-to-day AD management: Hyena. Discover why

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

When designing a form there are several BorderStyles to choose from, all of which can be classified as either 'Fixed' or 'Sizable' and I'd guess that 'Fixed Single' or one of the other fixed types is the most popular choice. I assume it's the most p…
Background What I'm presenting in this article is the result of 2 conditions in my work area: We have a SQL Server production environment but no development or test environment; andWe have an MS Access front end using tables in SQL Server but we a…
As developers, we are not limited to the functions provided by the VBA language. In addition, we can call the functions that are part of the Windows operating system. These functions are part of the Windows API (Application Programming Interface). U…
Show developers how to use a criteria form to limit the data that appears on an Access report. It is a common requirement that users can specify the criteria for a report at runtime. The easiest way to accomplish this is using a criteria form that a…

773 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question