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Class: ColorDialog in Category Windows : Common Dialogs from Total Visual SourceBook

Displaying the Windows Choose Color Common Dialog in VB6 and VBA with support for 32 and 64 bit API calls

Procedure List

Procedure Name



(Declarations) Declarations Declarations and private variables for the CColorDialog class
Color Property Get the current color
Flags Property Get the flags.
Class_Initialize Initialize Set initial values
Show Method Display the choose color common dialog.

Example Code for Using Class: ColorDialog

' Example of CColorDialog
' To try this example, do the following:
' 1. Create a new form
' 2. Add a command button 'cmdTest'
' 3. Paste all the code from this example to the new form's module
' 4. Run the form

Private Sub cmdTest_Click()
  ' Comments: Example of using the CColorDialog class to select colors from the Windows Common Control Color Dialog.
  '           As you select a color from the dialog, the color of the text on the button changes.

  Dim clsColorDialog As CColorDialog

  ' Initialize the class
  Set clsColorDialog = New CColorDialog

  ' Set the default color
  clsColorDialog.Color = vbRed

  ' Set flags as desired
  clsColorDialog.Flags = colFullOpen + colRgbinit

  ' Show dialog and test if a color was selected
  If clsColorDialog.Show() Then
    ' Change the text color of the button
    Me.cmdTest.ForeColor = clsColorDialog.Color
  End If

  ' Clean up
  Set clsColorDialog = Nothing

End Sub

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