Solved

Visual basic code execution

Posted on 2004-08-19
6
150 Views
Last Modified: 2013-11-25
WHich software do I need to have on my computer to run Visual Basic.DO they have an evaluation version.
I have four files ---- .bas,.frm,.frx,.vbp with VB code in them.
.frm,.vbp can be opened by notepad.
How do I run my Visual Basic code.
WHat software do I need.
Will codejock do?
Thankyou
Neeshs
0
Comment
Question by:neeshsonu
  • 2
6 Comments
 
LVL 6

Accepted Solution

by:
PePi earned 500 total points
ID: 11846494
i don't know about codejock but usually we use Visual Studio or Microsoft Visual Basic. Unless of course the application is compiled. But in your case you have the vbp, bas, frx & frm, so i guess you need to use the Visual Basic IDE.
0
 
LVL 7

Expert Comment

by:Enlade
ID: 11849173

Boy, now thats a 500 point question I wish I saw first.  Hee hee.

Pepi is correct, you need to buy Microsoft Visual Basic.  It can be purchased individually or packaged with C++, Foxpro, etc. in the Visual Studio package.

Now, if the program is simple enough you could convert it to VBA and maybe run it under Excel or Access or any other application that support VBA (macros).  Though, keep in mind that it is likely that you will need to tweak and limit the source code considerably to get it to do anything useful under VBA.  So, I wouldn't suggest trying it unless the code is simple and doesn't do much output on the form (frm).
0
 
LVL 6

Expert Comment

by:PePi
ID: 12416229
I also believe that I have provided the correct answer to the poster's question.
0

Featured Post

Is Your Active Directory as Secure as You Think?

More than 75% of all records are compromised because of the loss or theft of a privileged credential. Experts have been exploring Active Directory infrastructure to identify key threats and establish best practices for keeping data safe. Attend this month’s webinar to learn more.

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…
Since upgrading to Office 2013 or higher installing the Smart Indenter addin will fail. This article will explain how to install it so it will work regardless of the Office version installed.
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…
This is Part 3 in a 3-part series on Experts Exchange to discuss error handling in VBA code written for Excel. Part 1 of this series discussed basic error handling code using VBA. http://www.experts-exchange.com/videos/1478/Excel-Error-Handlin…

911 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

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

18 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now