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Drawing A Quarter Circle

can some one show me how to draw four quarter circles.

I have tried everything apparently i dont understand how the circle method works
this draws a quarter circle from top to right
i need right to down, down to left and left to up.
if someone could help thanks

VB Code:
a.Circle (0, 1500), 1500, ,-6.283185 , -1.570796

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I am a new to visual basic and i need to make a simple program which i am having trouble with. I need to draw a pacman using the circle command. Each time the the circle moves to the right its mouth opens then closes (like pacman) then once it hits the width of the form the circle moves in the other direction with its mouth on the other side. I am really having trouble doing it because i have to using bolean commands. Can some please please write me the code for this program
ps. the circle(pacman) will continue moving from left to right then to right to left like a screen save
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Drawing A Circle
Sub DrawCircle(fXCentre As Integer, fYCentre As Integer, fRadius As Integer, iSteps As Integer)
' Function needed for GraphEx1
' ============================
' Draw a circle, based on parameters
' Parameters:
' Input: fXCentre - X coord of centre of circle
' fYCentre - Y " " " " "
' fRadius - Radius of circle
' iSteps - No of line segments to be used
' to draw circle

' ***Dummy code - replace with correct code***
' Move to First point...
dAngle = 360 / iSteps
dRadians = dAngle * 3.14 / 180
dOldX = fXCentre + fRadius
dOldY = fXCentre
Do While (i <= iSteps)
dNewX = fXCentre + dRadius * Cos(dRadians * i)
dNewY = fYCentre + dRadians * Sin(dRadians * i)
dOldX = dNewX
dOldY = dNewY
Form1.Picture1.Line (fXCentre + fRadius, fYCentre)-(fXCentre + fRadius, fYCentre), QBColor(4)
' ...then draw each side
Form1.Picture1.Line -(fXCentre, fYCentre + fRadius), QBColor(4)
Form1.Picture1.Line -(fXCentre - fRadius, fYCentre), QBColor(4)
Form1.Picture1.Line -(fXCentre, fYCentre - fRadius), QBColor(4)
Form1.Picture1.Line -(fXCentre + fRadius, fYCentre), QBColor(4)

End Sub 'DrawCircle(...)

i need to have a loop in this code some where, where it will draw the amount of sides the user has speciafied, if ya can help it will be great!

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I am using

VB Code:

I know there is a

VB Code:
.fillstyle = vbFssolid

but I cant get it to work with the circle function


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This post didn't get much action in the graphics section, so I'm reposting here.

The following code works almost how I want. The only thing is, when the user is holding down the mouse button and drawing, if the mouse does not move at all, nothing is drawn. I'd like to draw a circle (radius 5 to match the line width) as soon as the mouse button is pressed, then if it moves to continue with the LINE command. I tried doing something like:

if frmDraw.currentX = X then (X,Y), 5, gColour

But it didn't work. Any ideas? Specifically see the area "Private Sub Form_MouseMove". Following is the code I am working with, minus all the code for the color buttons (I left one in).

Option Explicit

Dim gColour As Double

Private Sub Form_Load()

'specify width of line you're drawing
frmDraw.DrawWidth = 10

End Sub

Private Sub cmdNew_Click()
End Sub
Private Sub cmdExit_Click()

Unload frmDraw

End Sub

Private Sub Form_MouseDown(Button As Integer, Shift As Integer, X As Single, Y As Single)
'Change X & Y co-ordinated to position where mouse
'was pressed.

frmDraw.CurrentX = X
frmDraw.CurrentY = Y

End Sub

Private Sub Form_MouseMove(Button As Integer, Shift As Integer, X As Single, Y As Single)
'If left mouse button was pressed draw a line

If Button = 1 Then
Line (frmDraw.CurrentX, frmDraw.CurrentY)-(X, Y), gColour
End If

End Sub

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i am having trouble getting my circle centered. When i run my program it draws the circle waaay in the upper left hand corner of my window so i can't even see a circle.

How can i get it to draw around a specified origin? I have this so far.

Option Explicit
Dim radius As Integer
Dim midpoint As Integer
Dim x, y, d As Integer

Private Sub cmdDrawCircle_Click()
radius = InputBox("Please enter the radius of the circle")
Call MidPointcircle

End Sub

Private Sub CirclePoints()
PSet (x, y)
PSet (y, x)
PSet (y, -x)
PSet (x, -y)
PSet (-x, -y)
PSet (-y, -x)
PSet (-y, x)
PSet (-x, y)
End Sub

Private Sub MidPointcircle()

x = 0
y = radius
d = 1 - radius
Call CirclePoints
Do While y > x
If d < 0 Then
d = d + x * 2 + 3
x = x + 1
d = d + (x - y) * 2 + 5
x = x + 1
y = y - 1

End If
Call CirclePoints

End Sub

Private Sub Form_Load()
DrawWidth = 1
End Sub

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im using a code so when i hit enter it

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FillStyle = vbSolid
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(this function was created using a modifed script from AntiAliased WuPixels @ PSC)

VB Code:
Declare Function SetPixelV Lib "gdi32" (ByVal hdc As Long, ByVal X As Long, ByVal Y As Long, ByVal crColor As Long) As LongConst PI = 3.141592654Dim dx As Single, dy As Single  Function Ellipse(ByVal hdc As Long, ByVal left As Single, ByVal top As Single,  ByVal width As Single, ByVal height As Single, ByVal Color As OLE_COLOR)    width = (width - 1) / 2: height = (height - 1) / 2     For degree = 0 To 360 Step 1        n = degree * (PI / 180)        dx = CSng(Sin(n) * width)        dy = CSng(Cos(n) * height)        SetPixelV hdc, dx + left + width, dy + top + height, vbWhite    NextEnd Function''''' May be one or two minor bugs, i typed this from scratch. '''''  

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I wasn't sure where to post this, but I was wondering if it could be done. I'm a huge programming noob, so bear with meh .

I'm trying to use teh following code but it no work =(.

For drawCircle = -100 To 100 Step 1

Let circMultiply = drawcircle * 1.3
pbDraw.DrawWidth = 1
pbDraw.Circle (Xm2, Ym2), circMultiply

Next drawCircle

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it looks like this

Sep-04 Oct-04 Nov-04 Dec-04 Adj-04 Jan-05 Feb-05 Mar-05 Apr-05 May-05 Jun-05 Jul-05 Total
Budget Budget Budget Budget Budget Budget Budget Budget Budget Budget Budget Budget Budget
_______ _______ _______ _______ _______ _______ _______ _______ _______ _______ _______ _______ _______
Product Name is here 0 0 0 0 0 4,961,364 4,934,910 4,907,408 4,882,032 4,861,383 4,851,790 4,847,268 34,246,155
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Product Name|12,345,657|82,345,678

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'UpDown = 0 rounds down to nearest quarter
'UpDown = 1 rounds up to nearest quarter
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Harry W posted a solution as I remember, but it did not work correctly:


'This code will Round down:
dblValue = (Int(dblValue * 4 + 1)) / 4

'This code will round up:
dblValue = (Int(dblValue * 4 + 2)) / 4

'This code will round to the nearest 0.25:
dblValue = (Int(dblValue * 4 + 1.5)) / 4

You can try this little example out:

Private Sub Form_Load()
Dim mynumber As String
Dim arr
arr = Array(1.73, 1.25, 0.03, 0.15, 0.37, 0.92, 1.75, 1.5, 0.62, 2.38, 1200.23)
For x = 0 To UBound(arr)
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'UpDown = 0.5 rounds up or down to nearest quarter
'UpDown = 0 rounds down to nearest quarter
'UpDown = 1 rounds up to nearest quarter
UpDown = 0.5
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Debug.Print mynumber; " "; Format(mynumber, "0.00") 'number did not need rounding
End If

Next x
arr = Array(vbNull)

End Sub

[Edited by dsy5 on 10-15-2000 at 03:30 PM]

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I am at a complete lost here is what i have so far

Dim quarter As Integer, tails As Integer, heads As Single, toss As Integer
quarter = Int(2 * Rnd) + 1
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txtOut.Text = "heads"

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txtOut.Text = "tails"
End If
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chapter 5 summery

Please Help Building Up SQLs For Separating Out Year, Month And Quarter Data From A Table
Hello Ppl..

I want help regarding generating different SQL statements.....for the following kind of table......

So what I want to do is to run queries to find out monthly, quarterly and yearly data separately.....

1) jan'05, feb'05, ..... jan'06, feb'06......are monthly data...

so what I want is (logically)

when month is selected on the form for the output data,
ssql = "Select s.*jan* AND s.*Feb* AND s.*Mar*...........& _
         "INTO [MONTH]" & _
         "FROM [" & Me.PCYcle & "] s "

but SQL does not support this kind of * statements. I am sure that month field will include Jan, Feb, Mar, that kind of string , but it can be for year 05, 06, not sure about the year part.

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so in this case,

when quarter is selected on the form for the output data,
ssql = "Select s.*Q*" & _
         "INTO [QUARTER]" & _
         "FROM [" & Me.PCYcle & "] s "

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3) 05'Y, 06'Y, 07'Y......are yearly data...

so in this case,

when year is selected on the form for the output data,
ssql = "Select s.*Y*" & _
         "INTO [Year]" & _
         "FROM [" & Me.PCYcle & "] s "

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Please help building up this kind of logic and SQL statements... I am not sure about the year part in columns, it can be can not specifically define columns like,

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I am filling an excel sheet...

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I need to add April, May , June
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the months are in an array (which is current month to current month -12)

auugh! my brain hurts trying to figure this out...
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I hope I have explained this well.. probably not since my brain is all over trying to figure this out.

[EDIT]: No im wrong!!
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Hi every one again.

This is dates again. The Vb and Access is the format I used to retrive records in a graph. I have tried changing it to SQL Server. Int is not recognized. On line help talks about "Q4 FY 2004" but don't know if i'm in the right direction.
Any help would be appreciated.

VB6 and Access
GROUP BY (Int (MachPeriod)), Format (MachPeriod,'dd/MM/yy ,ddd')"

VB6 and SQL Server
GROUP BY (Int (MachPeriod)), Convert (Varchar (20), MachPeriod , 103, ddd)

VB6 and Access
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VB6 and SQL Server
GROUP BY (Year (MachPeriod) *12 + Month (MachPeriod)-1), Convert (Varchar (20), MachPeriod, Q4, FY)"


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I would appreciate assistance greatly, thank you in advance.

Kind Regards,

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If I have a Vertical scroll to move down a circle(gem) over a line(diamond lap) and then move the circle upp again, I want to have a facet on the circle. Does anyone have som tips on how to do it?

Private Sub VScroll1_Change()
VScroll1.Max = 80
VScroll1.Min = 20
Picture1.Scale (0, 0)-(100, 100)
YY = VScroll1.Value
Picture1.Circle (50, YY), 20
Picture1.Line (100, 80)-(0, 80)
End Sub

The next step is to rotate the circle an make a new facet..... I guess it's tricky.

Thank you,
Sorry for my bad English.

I Know I Can Use Circle() But...
...I would like to do it manually by Cos() and Sin() just to figure it out. (and to draw for instance triangles and octagons)
I think I used something like this on a previous programming language to draw a circle:
(X and Y are coordinates on screen where center of circle should be, R is the size(radius) of the circle,A is the number of angles, for instance for drawing a octagon)

PSet (X + (Cos(0) * R), Y + (Sin(0) * R))
For i = 0 To 360 Step (360 / A)
Line -(X + (Cos(i) * R), Y + (Sin(i) * R))
End If

This does not become a circle though..more like a scrambled mess..
I'd appreciate any suggestions of what I am doing wrong..


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I made a circle using the .circle function, and I need to match it with points on a line.

Not as clear as I meant it to be. How do I find every point on a circle in VB?


I am using the follwiing code:

degrees = (marks / maxMarks) * 100
degrees = (degrees / 100) * 360

With Me
Pi = 4 * Atn(1)
radius = .Height / 15
centreX = .ScaleLeft + .Width - radius - 500

centreY = .ScaleTop + radius + 400
angleOne = -2 * Pi
angletwo = -degrees * Pi / 180
.FillColor = vbRed
Circle (centreX, centreY), radius, vbBlack, angletwo, angleOne
.FillColor = &H9BF0B
Circle (centreX, centreY), radius, vbBlack, angleOne, angletwo
End With

This produces a chart showing the percentage of correct and incorrect answers on a test. The 2nd circle starts drawing from 90 degrees in the circle. How can I make it start from 0?


I have no problem drawing a single cicle on a picturebox but how do you draw several circles on a picturebox

I am using the method stated below...
An invisible circle on a picturebox:
On click on the cmd button,it will appear and the shape of the cicle will depend on the mouse down and mouse move event of the picturebox......

I am trying to make a hangman game.....When a letter is picked and it is incorrect,
I want a circle to appear(like a head) on the lines I have drawn...does anyone
know how to do this?

X,y Of A Circle
Ok here is my problem I need a algorithum or function to plot the x,y coordinates of a circles circumfence when given the radius of the circle, the x,y of the center of the circle, and the percentage around the cirlce from a given starting point. The equation is way over my head I didn't do to well in math and my highest is algebra. as you can see i didn't do to good in english either.

Um... i just forgot how to say this.... but you know... dolphins jump out of the sea and make a "part of a circle" in the air and then they land back in the water? I want to do that with an image... how?

number of circles with (rnd) color on a picturebox.

how to detect the color of each circle?

Sorry Circle Again!!!
Well now i include a image of the course... so i want that a timer starts drawing a circle in the course. But not the circle at once, as the timer keeps going, it's drawing the circle around the course of that image and when it finishes drawing the circle it shows a msgbnox saying it's complete....

please help me!!!

I know the circle code is: (x,y),raduis,color

I have seen this done before where people can take junks out of it. For instance make a pacman or only draw a half a circle. How is this done?


I have a picture box.

Im drawing a circle inside my picture box.
Is it possible to add text inside my circle? (100, 80), 10, vbRed


Circle Help

I am trying to draw letters around the circumference of a circle. ( 16 letters arranged in a circle formation like on a clock).

Instead of working out the X,Y coordinates of each letter by hand does anyone know an easy formula to work out the coordinates??

I am totally hopeless at maths!


Circle Colour

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How can I change the fillcolor of the circle?


Dotted Circle
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Edit: In fact what I really want to do is have a dotted circle of a width of three pixels, with the outer two pixels black, and the inner one white. But I'll start without worrying about the colour of the inner pixel.

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This is a really basic (sorry!) problem. Actually, I'm a bit ashamed of asking it, but I simply can't get my circle to appear in the centre of a picture box.
Both the form and picture box are set up in millimetres, so the pic box is
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Private Sub cmdDrawchart_Click()

frmChart.picChart.ScaleMode = 6
picht = 240
picwid = 200 'eventually we get picwid from frmDetails
frmChart.picChart.Scale (picwid / -2, picht / -2)-(picwid / 2, picht / 2)
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i'm making a wheel of fortune clone so i need somehelp with the 'wheel'.
1) how do i create a circle that is divided up into 20 or so different sections
2) how do i print the money TEXT on those pieces so it is sideways like in the tv show wheel.
3) how do i rotate the circle (some sort of trig function?)
4) when the wheel stops on a certain point (say 12'o clock) how do i determine what money value stopped on that marker.

thanks for any help.

Center Of A 3d Circle
hello all,
its been a while since i've posted. what im working on now is im trying to find the center of a 3d circle. i have searched the net and havn't found anything that was dumbed down enough for me to comprehend. any help or suggestions?

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