Do the following in order, testing after each step to see if the problem is resolved: VB may be using a Type Library cache file which refers to the wrong version Upon checking, this problem is due to ComDlg32.ocx doesn't exist in Windows 8 RTM installation. More information from Microsoft. Probably, the computer already had the same or newer versions of some of the controls. http://cdhca.org/visual-basic/ms-vb-runtime.php
Question has a verified solution. I click OK, stop the script, open tools/references, it does not show any missing files. Reply With Quote May 18th, 2012,02:36 PM #3 JohnReam View Profile View Forum Posts Thread Starter New Member Join Date May 2012 Posts 5 Re: Installer for VB6 Runtimes on Win It has been a real Trojan Horse in the classic sense (not the malware sense).
For Vista Ultimate x64, you need to place the Comdlg32.ocx in the \Windows\SysWOW64\ dir. More points to note: Any installation program may install and register a newer version of an OCX without the user noticing, because all existing programs still run. Windows Media Player v6.4 (for Windows 95) You can get version 6.4 (mpfull.exe 3.43MB) for the Windows 95 operating system. Q172919 Uninstall Internet Explorer 4.0 Option Is Missing.
A compiled VB program will work with the set of controls it was compiled with or later versions. Q1: Is there a redistributable VB6 runtime vbrun60sp6.exe from MS to re-install the newer files onto Windows 7 or 2008 in case these files somehow become corrupted, deleted or changed? Check the link below on how to register ocx controls.http://support.microsoft.com/kb/274...message edited by AlwaysWillingToLearn Report • #2 augber September 15, 2014 at 07:15:09 Best answerSolved my problem. Kb957924 Thanks 0 Message Author Comment by:xanimal80 ID: 134809542005-03-07 ahh, mevemind, I've got it...thanks 0 LVL 22 Overall: Level 22 Visual Basic Classic 11 Message Expert Comment by:DarkoLord ID: 134809742005-03-07
You will find that it is the same version contained in the current Merge Modules for Service Pack 6 for Visual Basic 6.0 and Visual C++ 6.0 download. The project file may specify a version of the type library which is not registered. The controls are implemented by files in the Windows\System folder. Microsoft says: Windows Media Player 11 for Windows XP offers great new ways to store and enjoy all your digital media.
Why is this icon showing next to my drive? Visual Basic Runtime If the previous version of the control file was in a different location, the faulty registry entries can be removed by unregistering it, then re-registering the new one. It breaks numerous components with "off by one" bugs that result in things like failures using collection properties within the components, truncation of String valued properties in others, etc. To switch back to the original files, reverse the process.
Delete all the OCA files and preferably clean up the registry using RegClean from Microsoft or better still COMclean. it works. Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 Service Pack 6 The easiest way to determine whether a library like the one you are interested in is there is to search HKLM using RegEdit (searching for the OCX by simple name, e.g. Msmask32.ocx Download Unregister the controls and remove them from the system folder.
Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions. have a peek at these guys We believe these newer versions OCXs are required for app stability on Win 7 SP1 clients running similiar versions MSVBVM60.dll and COMDLG32.dll which are the O/S embedded prexisting files. . Then copy the new controls to the System folder and register them. For that matter it doesn't contain or have anything to do with tabctl32.ocx anyway. Vb6 Runtime Windows 7
The previous version is not available despite being in the registry, because the control has been overwritten. This (188.8.131.52) is the version you should redistribute. Forum New Posts FAQ Calendar Forum Actions Mark Forums Read Quick Links Today's Posts View Site Leaders What's New? http://cdhca.org/visual-basic/vb6-0-runtime.php I don't know who you're quoting there (who "we" is) but there is no such problem on Windows 7.
NOTE: Microsoft re-released the cumulative update for the Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 Service Pack 6 (SP6) Runtime Extended Files in August 2012 to address few issues discovered in previous releases such Comdlg32.ocx Missing Thank you veru much Report • #3 AlwaysWillingToLearn September 15, 2014 at 07:18:20 No problem and thank you for taking the time to come back with your results. All Rights Reserved.
A link might do wonders to clarify the whole thing. Unregister the old controls and move them to a temporary location. If these files are not found download the ones supplied with VB6 and copy them to the Systems folder. Comdlg32.ocx Download OCX files may be placed anywhere on the disk, it is only convention to put them in the Windows System folder.
Thank you thank you thank you!!! dk [email protected]:03 You are God! The big problem is the time it takes to set up sandboxed tests of every library included in these security rollup packages. "Fool me twice, shame on me" so the community http://cdhca.org/visual-basic/xp-vb-runtime.php Reply With Quote May 21st, 2012,05:52 PM #9 dilettante View Profile View Forum Posts PowerPoster Join Date Feb 2006 Posts 15,546 Re: Installer for VB6 Runtimes on Win 7 client PCs
Check the System folder, usually \Windows\System or \Winnt\System32. That is why you need both 32-bit and 64-bit codecs.