Customized Menus with No APIs

Category:
Forms and Controls
Type:
Modules
Difficulty:
Intermediate
Author:
Ethan

Version Compatibility: Visual Basic 6

More information:
Want to have more control over file menu design check out this code. No APIs! just a form, 2 picture boxes, two labels and a dialog box. It provides you complete design control over your file menus. Simple to change for your own use. Lets you control everything: fonts, borders, colors, speed and graphics. Insert your own graphical background and it tiles. All the menu items shown are for demo except for the change dropdown menus and exit. Run the app and select any choice from the change dropdown menu items enter required data and the menus adjust immediately. In design time you can easily change defaults and add menu items in the loadmenus procedure. Dynamically adjusts for length and height. Default graphic is stored in picture1. Great for sprucing up bland forms.

Instructions: Click the link below to download the code. Select 'Save' from the IE popup dialog. Once downloaded, open the .zip file from your local drive using WinZip or a comparable program to view the contents.

Download custfilemnu.zip