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Error When Finding Directory


I have a peice of code that will save the directory path if you select
a button. Then when I load the directory back into a navigation
tree i get an error


Code:
If Len(Dir$(drawdir, vbDirectory)) > 0 Then
frmGetfiles.dirDirectory.Path = drawdir
Else
frmGetfiles.dirDirectory.Path = "c:"
End If
It will not make it past the first line. I will purposely break the
path so that after I save it, when I try and load the path it does
not exist. So in theory it should be "c:" right?

Any suggestions or help would be greatly appreciated.




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'''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''
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'''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''
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'''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''
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'''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''
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Code:
Private Sub tbToolBar_ButtonClick(ByVal Button As Button

Can anyone suggest what file VB is looking for and will it be on my VB6 Discs?

Thanks in advance to anyone who can help me here.
Regards as ever
C

Error When Read Active Directory: The Property Cannot Be Found In The Cache. Help!
I'm trying to get user details out of Active Directory but when it hits the line where i get the physical address
[ txtOffice.Text = userObject.Get("physicaDeliveryOfficeName") ]
it displays this error "The Directory Property cannot be found in a Cache" Can anyone tell me how to solve this. I'll be happy if you can give me a code too.

 

Just Move A Directory, Into An Exsisting Directory, Replacing All Files That Exsist .
Just Move a directory, into an exsisting directory, replacing all files that exsist , if i am moving the directory to, and the file already exsists there,

Just like in Windows Explorer,


How do i do this?

(urgent, Need Help) Moving File From One Directory To Another Directory Problem
i have a question regarding about the problem that stated at the title.

i need to make sure that after the flat file's data dumped into database then only the particular flat file can be move from one directory to another directory.

i failed to do it, please help

please refer to the attached below

Copy All Files In Current Directory To Temp Directory
ok heres the situation, i need to copy all the files in the app.path directory to another directory....the problem is, with the current code, i can run the app from a folder on the hdd fine, but i get an error when trying to run the app from the root directory of the cdrom....heres my code...btw apppath is a function which returns "D:" when running from the cdrom

error is invalid procedure argument or call, on the copy function


VB Code:
Private Declare Function GetTempPath Lib "kernel32" Alias "GetTempPathA" (ByVal nBufferLength As Long, ByVal lpBuffer As String) As Long'--------    Dim fso As New FileSystemObject    Dim Folder2Copy As Folder    Set Folder2Copy = fso.GetFolder(AppPath)    If Not fso.FolderExists(TempPath & "InternetSignup") Then fso.CreateFolder TempPath & "InternetSignup"        Folder2Copy.Copy TempPath & "InternetSignup", True'--------Private Function TempPath() As String    'Function to control the TempPath API    Dim strBuffer As String    Dim lngLen As Long    lngLen = 1024    strBuffer = Space(lngLen)        If (GetTempPath(lngLen, strBuffer) > 0) Then        strBuffer = Left(strBuffer, InStr(1, strBuffer, vbNullChar) - 1)    Else        strBuffer = ""    End If        TempPath = strBuffer    End Function



EDIT: Resolved by moving all files to a subfolder on the cdrom

Directory Dialog That Returns A Directory Location Navigated To
Is there an existing control that I can use that will allow me to navigate to a directory with methods to return that directory. The ones coming with VB6 forces one to input a name and then returns the directory path and the file name which then has to be parsed off.

How To Retrieve The Current Directory And Create A Directory In It Using VB Code
I am using common dialog control to get the file name, user wants to save. Also I have a text box in which the user can enter the filename manually. Incase the user enters the filename to be saved manually, how can I validate the filename and Directory using VB. Secondly if the directory path specified by the user doesnot exist , how can i create the directory structure through VB code. Finally how can I retrieve the curr Directory path, incase user only enter the filename.
I would greatly appreciate any help in this regard. Thanks

Ali.

Treeview Directory Listing With Add Directory Option
Hi there !
What i want is a treeview directory listing with an Add Directory Option which will add a directory and put it in the right place.

the code i have is this but it does not have a create directory option


Thanks !!!

Public Function vbGetBrowseDirectory(ByVal hwnd) As String

Dim bi As BROWSEINFO
Dim IDL As ITEMIDLIST

Dim r As Long
Dim pidl As Long
Dim tmpPath As String
Dim pos As Integer

bi.hOwner = hwnd
bi.pidlRoot = 0&
bi.lpszTitle = "Select the directory"
bi.ulFlags = BIF_RETURNONLYFSDIRS

'get the folder
pidl = SHBrowseForFolder(bi)

tmpPath = Space$(512)
r = SHGetPathFromIDList(ByVal pidl, ByVal tmpPath)

If r Then
pos = InStr(tmpPath, Chr$(0))
tmpPath = Left(tmpPath, pos - 1)
vbGetBrowseDirectory = ValidateDir(tmpPath)
Else: vbGetBrowseDirectory = ""
End If

End Function

Public Function ValidateDir(tmpPath As String) As String

If Right$(tmpPath, 1) = "" Then
ValidateDir = tmpPath
Else: ValidateDir = tmpPath & ""
End If

End Function

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