testing functions of a dll

Posted on 2004-11-04
Last Modified: 2010-04-01

I'm using MSVC 6 and windows XP Home.
When you  make a dll, is it possible to test (one off) the functions WITHOUT writing a exe for it ?

Thanks in advance.
Question by:pisselou
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    Accepted Solution

    You can use the dll with an import lib or without import lib.
    But you will need an exe to invoke the dll or another dll that can call this dll to use the functions of the dll.

    dll cannot be invoked using command prompt or so.

    Author Comment

    ok. thanks a lot.

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