We did a through beta test of April2012 ocx files with some of our impacted clients, 100% sucessful so far. 100%. But it also states that every new development should be done in vb.net, which implies that the vb6 team only guarantee its runtime not its development. Is it supported officially? We've been suspecting the newest files MSVBVM60.DLL and COMDLG32.DLL for a while now. http://cdhca.org/visual-basic/visual-basic-6-0-runtime-windows-7-64-bit.php
Please don't fill out this field. share|improve this answer answered Jan 15 '09 at 16:41 MarkJ +1 for this report, and your insightful comments on my answer. –VonC Feb 21 '09 at 22:24 share|improve this answer answered Jan 15 '09 at 14:51 AnthonyWJones 146k23199274 add a comment| up vote 1 down vote The Preview Beta does support VB6 programs, but this could mean nothing Just wanted to share this with the VB6 community.
Since they are not it sort of proves the point. User Ratings 4.0 out of 5 stars ★★★★★ ★★★★ ★★★ ★★ ★ 1 1 1 0 0 ease 1 of 5 2 of 5 3 of 5 4 of 5 5 YES!! John Reply With Quote May 18th, 2012,04:08 PM #4 dilettante View Profile View Forum Posts PowerPoster Join Date Feb 2006 Posts 15,546 Re: Installer for VB6 Runtimes on Win 7 client
asked 7 years ago viewed 5579 times active 7 years ago Blog Developers, webmasters, and ninjas: what's in a job title? Only the run time files distributed with VB 6.0 apps are supported under Windows 7.Paul ~~~~ Microsoft MVP (Visual Basic) Tuesday, April 05, 2011 1:17 PM 1 Sign in to vote You are logged in as . Visual Basic 6.0 Free Download For Windows 7 64 Bit Some folks have reported on the VB6 newsgroup - and again - that the VB6 runtime is included, and VB6 programs (and even the IDE) run fine on the Windows 7
BE the Geek! Vb5 Runtime Download Select type of offense: Offensive: Sexually explicit or offensive language Spam: Advertisements or commercial links Disruptive posting: Flaming or offending other users Illegal activities: Promote cracked software, or other illegal content To do that: Run the System File Checker. One thing - you will always be able to run the VB6 IDE in a virtual machine so it wouldn't be catastrophic that the IDE isn't supported. –MarkJ Feb 11 '09
This update doesn't do anything about "stability on Windows 7" at all, read the description. have a peek at these guys Please don't fill out this field. Cons: (10 characters minimum)Count: 0 of 1,000 characters 5. Please don't fill out this field. Visual Basic 6.0 Free Download For Windows 7
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It also has broken typelib info that can result in double-registration of these components leading to failure in several scenarios. Visual Basic 6.0 Portable You may have to register before you can post: click the register link above to proceed. Any ideas?
share|improve this answer answered Feb 17 '09 at 19:43 Heather Kordinak 2,11421631 add a comment| up vote 0 down vote http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/vstudio/ee413549 As stated above, legacy application written in VB6 will be Powerful devices designed around you.Learn moreShop nowWindows comes to life on these featured PCs.Shop nowPreviousNextPausePlay Service Pack 6 for Visual Basic 6.0: Run-Time Redistribution Pack (vbrun60sp6.exe) Select Language: Chinese (Simplified)Chinese (Traditional)EnglishFrenchGermanItalianJapaneseKoreanSpanish Ceasing runtime support for the millions of VB6 applications and libraries would make little sense for them commercially, considering how popular VB6 still is. Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 Free Download Full Version Results 1 to 9 of 9 Thread: Installer for VB6 Runtimes on Win 7 client PCs ?
Paul said and I quote: "VB6 runtime will be shipping and supported as a part of Windows 7, however there are no plans to ship it in future versions of Windows." The time now is 03:06 AM. 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. this content So far so good, customers are running error free as far as we know.
Extensible code to support different HR rules What change in history would I have to make to stop Christmas from happening? Thus, no need to worry about running it but always keep in mind that this does not mean your allowed to keep developing using vb6. Reply With Quote Quick Navigation Visual Basic 6 and Earlier Top Site Areas Settings Private Messages Subscriptions Who's Online Search Forums Forums Home Forums Visual Basic Visual Basic .NET VB.net CodeBank So you can't do anything with it.
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