Toolbar And Image List Bug
I have found a similar question in this forum, however the solution does not work for my situation. I cannont assign an image list to my toolbar. This problem seems to correspond to our upgrade to Windows 2000. I developed the application in Windows NT and had no problems.
As long as I leave the toolbar alone it will display the icons. The moment I try to make a change and reassign the image list on the Toolbar property page it will not accept the image list (it automatically changes it to (none).
I am using VB 6.0 Professional sp 5
Windows 2000 5.0 sp1
If anyone has encountered a similar problem the help would be greatly appreciated.
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