Module: ToolBar in Category Microsoft Visual Basic 6 : Controls from Total Visual SourceBook

Routines for manipulating toolbars in VB6.

Set the toolbar to the flat style, the same style as Visual Basic toolbars. This functionality is not built into the Windows Common Control ActiveX Control.

Procedure Name Type Description
(Declarations) Declarations Declarations and private variables for the modToolBar module.
SetToolBarFlat Procedure Set a toolbar to the flat style.
FlatToolBarEnumChildProc Procedure Callback routine for EnumChildWindows. This function should never be called directly by user code. See the Windows SDK for more documentation on this procedure.
' Example of modToolbar
' To try this example, do the following:
' 1. Create a new form
' 2. Create a toolbar named 'ToolBar1'
' 3. Create a command button named 'cmdTest'
' 4. Paste all the code from this example to the new form's module.
' 4. Run the form

Private Sub cmdTest_Click()
  Static fFlat As Boolean

  fFlat = Not fFlat

  ' Example of SetToolBarFlat and 'flat' mode
  SetToolBarFlat Toolbar1, fFlat

End Sub

Private Sub Form_Load()
  Dim btn As ComctlLib.Button

  With Toolbar1
    Set btn = .Buttons.Add(, , "Button 1")
    Set btn = .Buttons.Add(, , "Button 2")
    Set btn = .Buttons.Add(, , "Button 3")
    Set btn = .Buttons.Add(, , "Button 4")
  End With

End Sub

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