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TreeView DragIcon Huge

In VB project using TreeView control and imlTreeViewIcons ImageList, I do

tvTreeView.DragIcon = imlTreeViewIcons.ListImages(5).ExtractIcon

in the MouseMove event. The icon 5 in the ImageList is size 16, colors 16. When dragging, the dragicon appears really HUGE.
How can I have it displayed at its normal size (16x16 pixels)?

(using CreateDragImage is not really an option because I need to change the DragIcon repeatedly in DragOver)

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campinas
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DarkoLordCommented:
I have never found a proper solution to this but there are two others that may be of help:

- draw 16x16 images in a 32x32 bitmap and make the outer edge transparent
- create a separate 32x32 imagelist and populate it with the same icons.. then set the DragIcon property to the icon from 32x32 imagelist

good luck!
Darko
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DarkoLordCommented:
Hi again,
I think I found the right one on the Brad Martinez's site:

http://www.mvps.org/btmtz/treeview/tvdragdrop.zip

Darko
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campinasAuthor Commented:
Oh, that's great! Thank you so very much. Your answer is worth 5000 points,  not 500.
My best regards to you.
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DarkoLordCommented:
You're welcome!

Darko
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