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"Permission Denied" When Deleting The Directory


Hi,

Newbie question:
When using the FileSystemObject method to delete the selected folder, it came out with the error message

Runtime Error '70'
Permission Denied

If the win explorer is viewing the sub folder. Say, win explorer is viewing then subfolder "Temp" inside Folder A, as C:Folder ATemp

------------------------------------------------
Dim fso As FileSystemObject
Dim delFolder As String

If Dir$("C:Folder A", vbDirectory) = "Folder A" Then
Set fso = New FileSystemObject
delFolder = "C:Folder A"
fso.DeleteFolder delFolder, True
Set fso = Nothing
End If
---------------------------------------------------
situation: It has subfolder and thw win explorer is viewing the subfolder. Runtime Error '70' will be came out.

Any way to overcome the error message problem? where it no need to bother win explorer is viewing it's subfolder or not.


thanks in advance,
AL

Platform: WinNT
Developement: VB6




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test 3: selectStudInfo = "Select Distinct [Acad Prog],ID,Name from `D:pd2Q180_C1.xls`.`QUERY$` `QUERY$`"

May i know how to replace the directory path with a suitable string so that i can retrieve any files with same extension without changing the directory in the query all the time when i have to test run a program?

Please help me...this is urgent Thanks a lot!

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Not sure if this would be the right forum, but I would like to call the FIND feature that is currently in the Active Directory Users & Groups console.

Basically I want to be able to search/manage active directory objects (users & groups) without having to actually launch the MMC console.  Do i Need to code/script something or is this already available?

Any help is appreciated.

Thx

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Hi Guys,,,,,,

This may be the stupid way.But i need this.................

   I am using combobox in my form. I set the style to Dropdown combo.

Here we can exter text in combobox b'coz of the style Dropdown combo.
But i don't want to allow user to enter ......allowed only to select.....

For that i can set the style to Dropdownlist.

But i don't want this style. B'coz i can't clear the text at run time.

Tell me if dropdown combo means, User shouldn't enter at runtime
Tell me if dropdown list means, how to clear the text at runtime...


Pls help me out.....Urgent
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