Using Win32 functions in Visual FoxPro Image Gallery
Code examples:
How to Start a Process as Another User (NT/XP/2K)
Using Common Controls: the Header Control
Customizing the frame of top-level form: removing the standard frame (VFP9, Vista)
How to change the name and the size of the font in the MessageBox dialog
How to check whether the system is 32-bit or 64-bit
Retrieving local computer and user names
Switching between keyboard layouts
Using File Mapping for enumerating files opened by Visual FoxPro
Winsock: reading email messages (POP3, port 110)
How to make a VFP form fading out when released (GDI version)
Reading and setting explicit Application User Model ID for the current process (Win7)
Winsock: sending email messages (SMTP, port 25)
GDI+: custom Clock Control
How to put a vertical text scrolling on the form (a movie cast)
Pocket PC: custom RAPI class for operating with the System Registry
Converting image file to .ICO file
How to control Adobe Reader 9.0 (SDI mode) from VFP application
Using EnumPrinters function to enumerate locally installed printers
Winsock: connecting to a news server (NNTP, port 119)
Yet another modal dialog: now HTML-based
Class for sound recording
Displaying system dialog that selects a folder
Playing WAV files on InteractiveChange
Splash Screen for the VFP application
Winsock: connecting to a news server (NNTP, port 119)

User rating: 0/10 (0 votes)
Rate this code sample:
  • ~
More code examples    Listed functions    Add comment     W32 Constants      Translate this page Printer friendly version of this code sample
Before you begin:
This sample shows how to retrieve a list of newsgroups stored on a news server. The base class contains practically all methods to extend this code for reading and posting messages to a newsgroup.



The code connects to NNTP server news.microsoft.com. Any other NNTP server can be used.
 
  Members area. Log in to view this example.
 
  User name:
  Password:
 
 
  Forgot your password?
 
  Sign up for
the Membership
 
 


User rating: 0/10 (0 votes)
Rate this code sample:
  • ~
9824 bytes  
Created: 2003-02-23 10:42:07  
Modified: 2011-12-10 09:20:22  
Visits in 7 days: 109  
Listed functions:
closesocket
gethostbyname
GlobalAlloc
GlobalFree
GlobalSize
htons
inet_addr
inet_ntoa
recv
send
socket
WSACleanup
WSACloseEvent
WSAConnect
WSACreateEvent
WSAEventSelect
WSAGetLastError
WSARecv
WSASend
WSAStartup
WSAWaitForMultipleEvents
Printer friendly API declarations
My comment:
Some useful links:
  • RFC977. Network News Transfer Protocol
  • Network News Transfer Protocol on freesoft.org
  • How to use Winsock Control in order to build Internet applications


    #kwd: sln_winsock.
  • Word Index links for this example:
    Translate this page:
      Spanish    Portuguese    German    French    Italian  
    FreeTranslation.com offers instant, free translations of text or web pages.
    User Contributed Notes:
    johnk@spectrumdata.com | 2006-05-15 15:39:40
    This example does not work. WS_Connect cannot find entry point in dll
    A.M. | 2006-05-15 16:11:30
    Replace line
    nResult = ws_connect(hSocket, @cBuffer, Len(cBuffer))

    with
    DECLARE INTEGER WSAConnect IN ws2_32;
        INTEGER s, STRING @sname, INTEGER namelen,;
        INTEGER lpCallerData, INTEGER lpCalleeData,;
        INTEGER lpSQOS, INTEGER lpGQOS

    nResult = WSAConnect(hSocket, @cBuffer, Len(cBuffer), 0, 0, 0, 0)

    It may work better.

    Copyright 2001-2017 News2News, Inc. Before reproducing or distributing any data from this site please ask for an approval from its owner. Unless otherwise specified, this page is for your personal and non-commercial use. The information on this page is presented AS IS, meaning that you may use it at your own risk. Microsoft Visual FoxPro and Windows are trade marks of Microsoft Corp. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners. 

    Privacy policy
    Credits: PHP (4.4.9), an HTML-embedded scripting language, MySQL (5.6.38), the Open Source standard SQL database, AceHTML Freeware Version 4, freeware HTML Editor of choice.   Hosted by Korax Online Inc.
    Last Topics Visited (54.198.143.210)
    2 sec.Function: 'CeDeleteFile'
    Function group: 'Remote Application Programming (RAPI)'
    5 sec.Function: 'StrFromTimeInterval'
    7 sec.Example: 'How to change display settings: screen resolution, screen refresh rate'
    Language: 'C#'
    10 sec.Function: 'GetDiskFreeSpaceEx'
    14 sec.Example: 'Verifying a file using the Authenticode policy provider'
    16 sec.Example: 'Terminating all running applications from a VFP program'
    19 sec.Function: 'CeCreateFile'
    22 sec.Function: 'GetOpenFileName'
    25 sec.Function: 'GetPrinterData'
    Function group: 'Printing and Print Spooler'
    28 sec.Function: 'GetForegroundWindow'
    Function group: 'Window'
    Google
    Advertise here!