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Active X (help File - NO help)

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    Active X (help File - NO help)

    ' from help file
    'The {ActiveX} command displays an ActiveX control on an Xdialog.

    '{ActiveX= Width, Height ObjectName }
    ' Type
    ' Description
    ' N
    ' An integer value for the maximum number of characters to display on one line. The actual number displayed may be less because of word wrap.
    ' N
    ' Optional. Default = 1. The number of rows to display. This may be a fractional number, such as 1.25.
    ' P
    ' A pointer variable with the following properties.
    ' Description
    ' A pointer to the ActiveX object, which provides various properties and methods, depending on the control.
    ' A character value that contains the name of the class of the ActiveX object.
    ' The Events property is a script that contains a set of functions, one for each event you wish to respond to. Each function is what the consumer of the control would like to have happen whenever the event is published by the control. The specific ActiveX determines which functions are available to implement.
    'The {ActiveX} command displays an ActiveX control on an Xdialog.

    'Display Active X
    DIM Global Axobject2 as P (calendar as C)
    var->calendar = "C:\Alpha5v9\accordian\CalendarPro14\calendarpro.swf"

    {ActiveX= 100, 1 Axobject2}

    What is the correct syntax fot the objectName?

    Charlie Crimmel

    Re: Active X (help File - NO help)

    The example in the section you cite indicates...

    ' The Grid control
    dim [COLOR="Red"]grid[/COLOR] as P [COLOR="red"]'this seems to be the name[/COLOR]
    dim grid.object as P
    dim grid.class as C
    grid.class = "mabry.gridx"

    There can be only one.


      Re: Active X (help File - NO help)

      I have tried this several different ways
      Any ideas?

      'Display Active X
      ' The Calendar control
      dim Calendar as P 'this seems to be the name
      dim Calendar.object as P
      dim Calendar.class as C
      Calendar.class = "Shockwave.Flash.object"

      ' The Grid control
      'dim grid as P 'this seems to be the name
      'dim grid.object as P
      'dim grid.class as C
      'grid.class = "mabry.gridx"



        Re: Active X (help File - NO help)

        I have tried these so far.(see below)
        I am just trying to get 1 to work so that I know that the command works.
        I dont have the mabry.gridx so I cannot try it.
        I am just trying the built in activex commands in Alpha5
        can anyone get the {activex} command to work with any active x command.

        'Display Active X
        ' The Calendar control
        dim Calendar as P 'this seems to be the name
        dim Calendar.object as P
        dim Calendar.class as C
        'Calendar.class = "Shockwave.Flash.object"
        'Calendar.class = "Shockwaveflash.Shockwaveflash.10"
        'Calendar.class = "acropdf.pdf.1"
        'Calendar.class = "Shockwaveflash.Shockwaveflash.10"
        'Calendar.class = chr(34) "" + var->swfpath + chr(34)
        Calendar.class = chr(34) + "" + "." + "C:\Alpha5v9\accordian\CalendarPro14\calendarpro.swf" + chr(34)
        trace.WriteLn("Clalendar.Class = " + var->Calendar.class)

        Charlie Crimmel


          Re: Active X (help File - NO help)

          This is the error that I am getting