I am writing a client side application that must send a control command to a video projector via LAN. The string starts with a null character, followed by "1234,Operator,3:46:07 PM,01/05/2004,5,543210,DPL-123,lpsu,power,write,1,50" and terminated with a carriage return. The address of the projector is 192.168.200.13 at port 7000. I am used to writing in VB so I am not clear if there is a socket object like Winsock or what the appropriate way is to send the string. Thanks.