InteropForms ToolKit – Visual Studio 2008 edition (Todd Apley)

I apologize right away that it’s been a while since I’ve blogged about the interop forms toolkit although I’ve been doing my best to keep up with issues and questions on the interop forums.   It seems from the mail I’ve received that a lot of people are having good success at extending their legacy vb6 apps in interesting ways using… Read more

Channel 9 Interview – Tips and Tricks with the Interop Forms Toolkit (Beth Massi)

Today I posted a Channel 9 interview with Todd Apley, Senior Test Lead on the VB Team, where he shows us a variety of tips and tricks with using the Interop Forms Toolkit on Visual Studio 2008. He also shows us how to deploy a hybrid application built with VB 6 and VB.NET using XCopy deployment and… Read more

InteropForms 2.0 Tip #1 – Font Property

(Starting today, we’ll be highlighting various tips that might help you when using the InteropForms 2.0 toolkit.   With the latest release of the toolkit, you can do some fairly impressive upgrades to your existing VB6 applications.  Don’t believe me?  Check this out as one cool example  – WPF in VB6 anyone?!)   If you don’t… Read more

Deploying Applications with the InteropForms 2.0 toolkit

(Recently, we released the InteropForms 2.0 toolkit which allows you to add the richness of .net windows forms to your vb6 application.  We’ve gotten a fair number of questions from customers asking for more details on deployment, so this will hopefully answer most of your questions)   As I’m sure you’re aware, deploying VB6 COM… Read more