Using Win32 functions in Visual FoxPro Image Gallery
Code examples:
Custom GDI+ class
Splash Screen for the VFP application
Subclassing CommandButton control to create BackColor property
Obtaining names and positions for shortcuts located on the Windows Desktop
How to put a vertical text scrolling on the form (a movie cast)
How to make a VFP form fading out when released (GDI version)
Displaying dimmed window behind VFP top-level form
Enumerating devices installed on the local machine
Printing text with the Escape function
Moving shortcut to a specified position on the Windows Desktop
GDI+: Implementing image scrolling with inertia
System Image List Viewer
How to put a horizontal text scrolling on the form (a news line, marquee)
Storing content of the Clipboard to a bitmap file
Vertical Label control
How to play AVI file on the _screen
Mapping and disconnecting network drives
Creating a console window for Visual FoxPro application
Custom FTP Class for Visual FoxPro application
Testing Clipboard functions: emptying the clipboard
Detecting changes in connections to removable drives (VFP9)
Monitoring clipboard content changes (VFP9)
How to detect if additional monitor is connected and active
How to enable the SE_SHUTDOWN_NAME privilege for the application
Subclassing CommandButton control to create BackColor property

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:

Each time the caption of a button is set -- use Caption1 property and SetCaption method to do this -- the object generates a temporary bitmap file printing the text on it and pass this file to the Picture property.
 
  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:
  • ~
8879 bytes  
Created: 2003-03-06 12:03:18  
Modified: 2011-12-10 09:20:22  
Visits in 7 days: 388  
Listed functions:
CloseHandle
CreateCompatibleBitmap
CreateCompatibleDC
CreateFile
CreateFont
CreateSolidBrush
DeleteDC
DeleteObject
DrawText
FillRect
GetDesktopWindow
GetDeviceCaps
GetDIBits
GetWindowDC
GlobalAlloc
GlobalFree
ReleaseDC
SelectObject
SetBkMode
SetTextColor
WriteFile
Printer friendly API declarations
My comment:
Bitmap file creation takes no time, and the file is deleted on Destroy event for the object.

The Caption property is not used and should be empty every time. All font properties are available. Padding and Margin properties provide positioning the text inside the button.

Unfortunately hot keys are not supported (there should be a trade anyway). The WordWrap property is ignored (practically it is on all the time). As for the rest the object behaves like an ordinary CommandButton.
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:
There are no notes on this subject.


Copyright 2001-2018 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 (5.6.39), the Open Source standard SQL database, AceHTML Freeware Version 4, freeware HTML Editor of choice.   Hosted by Korax Online Inc.
Last Topics Visited (54.226.41.91)
20 sec.Function: 'sendto'
Function group: 'Windows Sockets 2 (Winsock)'
43 sec.Function: 'GdipDisposeImageAttributes'
Function group: 'GDI+ ImageAttributes'
1.03 min.Function: 'AVIStreamInfo'
Function group: 'Windows Multimedia'
1.38 min.Function: 'PathIsURL'
Function group: 'Shell Lightweight Utility APIs -- Path Functions'
1.68 min.Function: 'GetTextAlign'
Function group: 'Font and Text'
2.35 min.Function: 'SetVolumeLabel'
Function group: 'File System'
3.37 min.
Function group: 'Path'
3.67 min.Example: 'How to play MIDI notes'
4.07 min.Function: 'FillConsoleOutputAttribute'
Function group: 'Console'
4.38 min.Function: 'getservbyport'
Function group: 'Windows Sockets 2 (Winsock)'
Google
Advertise here!