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CONTROL ADD ACTIVEX

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Description

 

Add an ActiveX hosting container control to a dialog

 

Syntax

 

hndl = CONTROL ADD ACTIVEX [Name ControlName], hwnd, ctrlID, ActiveXClassName, xPos, yPos, Width, Height [, [Style] [, [ExStyle]]] [[,] CALL CallBack]

 

Returns

 

Number

Control window handler.

 

Parameters

 

Name

Type

Optional

Meaning

ControlName



An unique GLOBAL name that will be used as variable name to interact with control properties and methods

hwnd

Number

No

Handle of the dialog containing the control

ctrlID

Number

No

Control identifier

ActiveXClassName

String

No

A text expression representing the name of the ActiveX to embed into control.

xPos

Number

No

Horizontal position of the control inside the dialog

yPos

Number

No

Vertical position of the control inside the dialog

Width

Number

No

Control width

Height

Number

No

Control height

Style

Number

Yes

Optional primary style of the control.

ExStyle

Number

Yes

Optional extended style of the control.

CallBack

Function

Yes

Optional name of a Callback Function that receives all %WM_COMMAND and %WM_NOTIFY messages for the control.

 

If a callback for the control is not designated, you must create a dialog Callback Function to process messages from your control.

 

If the Callback Function processes a message, it should return %TRUE (non-zero) to prevent the message being passed unnecessarily to the dialog callback (if one exists). The dialog callback should also return %TRUE if the notification message is processed by that Callback Function.

 

Remarks

 

Restrictions

 

See also

 

Examples