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Thread: Sorry : How to run .ppt files from VB ???

  1. #1
    Karine Guest

    Sorry : How to run .ppt files from VB ???


    Not .ps files but .ppt files sorry !!!

    KP

    "Karine" <karinepaquin@hotmail.com> wrote:
    >
    >Hi,
    >
    >Is it possible to run different .ps files like in a shell or in a user

    control
    >from VB, but VB must know when the clip is over... for example...
    >
    >when you double-click on your .exe icon of VB, you want a little power point
    >prensentation, but you want that when the clip is over, the shell closes
    >and empties the memory and after that the first VB form show's up... VB

    must
    >be aware that the clip is finish runnig, but how do you know that ???
    >
    >And can you do the same thing with .avi files that can be run in MediaPlayer,
    >to have let's says a window running the clip inside a VB form ?
    >
    >Thanks,
    >Karine



  2. #2
    Paul Clement Guest

    Re: Sorry : How to run .ppt files from VB ???

    On 4 Sep 2001 08:33:20 -0700, "Karine" <karinepaquin@hotmail.com> wrote:


    Not .ps files but .ppt files sorry !!!

    KP

    "Karine" <karinepaquin@hotmail.com> wrote:
    >
    >Hi,
    >
    >Is it possible to run different .ps files like in a shell or in a user
    control
    >from VB, but VB must know when the clip is over... for example...
    >
    >when you double-click on your .exe icon of VB, you want a little power point
    >prensentation, but you want that when the clip is over, the shell closes
    >and empties the memory and after that the first VB form show's up... VB
    must
    >be aware that the clip is finish runnig, but how do you know that ???
    >
    >And can you do the same thing with .avi files that can be run in MediaPlayer,
    >to have let's says a window running the clip inside a VB form ?
    >
    >Thanks,
    >Karine

    You should be able to use either PowerPoint or the PowerPoint viewer to do this:

    http://support.microsoft.com/support.../Q265/3/85.ASP
    http://support.microsoft.com/support.../q260/4/10.asp


    Paul ~~~ pclement@ameritech.net
    Microsoft MVP (Visual Basic)

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