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Anyone know of a *FREE* 3rd party toolbar control that will let me use hover effects like Microsoft uses? I did find this one http://www.codeproject.com/vb/net/ToolBarEx.asp but it must have been written in VB.NET 2003 since I can't open it's project and can't get the ToolBarEx.DLL to work in my VB.NET 2002
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check here for free XP software - like ... menus, toolbars

http://www.divil.co.uk/net/

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http://msdn.microsoft.com/msdnmag/issues/04/02/CuttingEdge/

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I like the Divil controls but my application will be sold so though it is a rather cheap control to purchase what are the odds that I would get caught using their product against their terms of the free software license?
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To get around divil  I would use cuttingedge.

It is the basic code for making controls like divil and it is free.
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I read over the info for Cutting Edge and it works with text menu's not the icon menu's and it was written in VB.NET 2003 and I only have VB.NET 2002 so it won't work for me. The same is true for the code I found at Codeproject.com
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which ver of framework are you using?
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1.0
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You want to upgrade to 1.1, I think that will enable you to use the controls.
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Oops.... My VB.NET says it has 1.0 installed but checking under Add/Remove programs it shows it as 1.1 unless there is something else VB.NET requires to acknowledge that 1.1 was installed I don't know.
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by:armoghan
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have you seen this toolbar, it may be interesting
http://www.codeproject.com/cs/miscctrl/cstoolbar1.asp
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