This code demonstrates how to create your own tab control without using the common controls OCX or the Windows API - this can result in smaller program distributions.
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Tabs - without using the Tab-control PROJECT NAME Tab.vbp ENVIRONMENT This is a VB5 project, which will run under Windows 9x. No other than basic VB-controls are used. YOU CAN LEARN A little bit about using VB drawing commands It's sometimes rewarding not to use controls. Mostly because the resulting projects stand on their own, are smaller and easier (or faster) to distribute. In addition, you keep everything in your own hands. Here in this case it only envolves some variables and two routines. ... COPYRIGHT None. I made the code myself and everybody is free to use it. RUNTIME FILES none CODE FILES Tab.vbp/.vbw frmOptions.frmDownload Zipped File (3k)