Want to protect your cyber security and still get fast solutions? Ask a secure question today.Go Premium

x
?
Solved

Debug VB6 ActiveX dll from VS.NET

Posted on 2004-09-08
6
Medium Priority
?
522 Views
Last Modified: 2008-02-01
Hello,

I have a ActiveX COM dll that was created in VB6. I did not create it and I would like to debug it from VS.NET. I have the sourcecode and VB Project files.

Is that possible and how?

Thank you,

**
0
Comment
Question by:Rykie
  • 3
  • 3
6 Comments
 
LVL 70

Expert Comment

by:Éric Moreau
ID: 12012483
Open your VB6 project in the VB6 IDE.
Set breakpoints in your code.
Start your VB6 ActiveX (press F5). I a question pops, select something like "wait for an instance to be created"
Open your C# (or VB.Net application)
Add a reference to your VB6 component.
Start your C# application.
0
 

Author Comment

by:Rykie
ID: 12012597
hmmm.....

The C# project is an ASP project and the ActiveX COMponent is a .dll file I reference in the C# project.

How would I debug this?

***
0
 
LVL 70

Accepted Solution

by:
Éric Moreau earned 750 total points
ID: 12012707
0
Independent Software Vendors: We Want Your Opinion

We value your feedback.

Take our survey and automatically be enter to win anyone of the following:
Yeti Cooler, Amazon eGift Card, and Movie eGift Card!

 

Author Comment

by:Rykie
ID: 12023244
Thank you,

That does not work, but since there are no other solutions I'll give it to you.

Cheers
***
0
 
LVL 70

Expert Comment

by:Éric Moreau
ID: 12023347
??? It is suppose to work!
0
 

Author Comment

by:Rykie
ID: 12023473
I know.

But hey, it could be XP SP2 that causes it not to work, who knows!!!
0

Featured Post

Get expert help—faster!

Need expert help—fast? Use the Help Bell for personalized assistance getting answers to your important questions.

Question has a verified solution.

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

This article aims to explain the working of CircularLogArchiver. This tool was designed to solve the buildup of log file in cases where systems do not support circular logging or where circular logging is not enabled
Hello there! As a developer I have modified and refactored the unit tests which was written by fellow developers in the past. On the course, I have gone through various misconceptions and technical challenges when it comes to implementation. I would…
this video summaries big data hadoop online training demo (http://onlineitguru.com/big-data-hadoop-online-training-placement.html) , and covers basics in big data hadoop .
Whether it be Exchange Server Crash Issues, Dirty Shutdown Errors or Failed to mount error, Stellar Phoenix Mailbox Exchange Recovery has always got your back. With the help of its easy to understand user interface and 3 simple steps recovery proced…
Suggested Courses

580 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