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Windows 7 & 32 bit API & ActiveX controls

Posted on 2010-08-23
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Does windows 7 support declaring  Kernel 32 and user 32 functions?  Does it allow for the registration of com objects like ActiveX controsl?

 Declare Function ShellExecute Lib "shell32.dll" Alias "ShellExecuteA" (ByVal hwnd As System.IntPtr, ByVal lpOperation As String, ByVal lpFile As String, ByVal lpParameters As String, ByVal lpDirectory As String, ByVal nShowCmd As Integer) As Integer
    Declare Function GetSystemMetrics Lib "user32" (ByVal nIndex As Integer) As Integer
    Declare Function WritePrivateProfileString Lib "kernel32" Alias "WritePrivateProfileStringA" (ByVal lpApplicationName As String, ByVal lpKeyName As String, ByVal lpString As String, ByVal lpFileName As String) As Integer
    Declare Function GetPrivateProfileString Lib "kernel32" Alias "GetPrivateProfileStringA" (ByVal lpApplicationName As String, ByVal lpKeyName As String, ByVal lpDefault As String, ByVal lpReturnedString As String, ByVal nSize As Integer, ByVal lpFileName As String) As Integer

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Yes it supports both like previous operating systems. Do you have a specific issue that brings up this question?
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No Specific issues, I'm developing a new product and I wanted to be sure that it will work on Windows 7 - I don't yet have a WIndows 7 test bench here.

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