Routines to Create and Decipher a Bit String Representation
Author: Robert R. Thele
Version Compatibility: Visual Basic 6, Visual Basic 5, Visual Basic.NET
These functions could easily be made more efficient, but where written to demonstrate some of the principles behind bit patterns, particularly those of negative Integers and Longs. All general conversion errors are trapped and will result in a descriptive error message.
Instructions: Copy the declarations and code below and paste directly into your VB project.