RSS News Processor .DLL with RSS Reader Client

Category:
ASP, HTML and XML
Type:
Classes
Difficulty:
Intermediate
Author:
Stewart Downey

Version Compatibility: Visual Basic 6

More information:
This project contains the code for a dll which retrieves and processes RSS xml data. Also included is a sample news reader program showing the usage of the dll. Inspired by the article http://www.freevbcode.com/ShowCode.Asp?ID=5665

Note: to get the client app to work, do the following:

  • Unzip the RSSReader.zip file included in the main .zip file and register RSSReader.dll using regsvr32 (the code for the .dll is included.
  • Download and install ListBoxX listbox control from cyotek: http://www.cyotek.com/products/product.asp?productid=albx5&tab=downloads
  • Download and install MB Splitter control by Marco Bellinaso from http://www.vb2themax.com/mbgallery/Controls.asp

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 rssfeedreader.zip