Advanced Screen Snap-Shots

Introduction

Capture Hooks

This program introduces some interesting concepts behind screen-capturing. It allows the user to define the area of the screen that they wish to capture and then captures it to a standard VB picture box.

Capture Window

This is a VB5 project (should also work in VB6 and possibly VB4 32bit), which will run under Windows 9x. No other than basic VB-controls are used.

YOU CAN LEARN: How to provide nodes to define a angular zone.
               How to access the desktop device content.
               How to replace the CommonDialog Control with API
                   functions.

COPYRIGHT: None. I made the code myself and everybody is free
           to use it.

RUNTIME FILES: snapshot.exe

CODE FILES: snapshot.vbp/.vbw

            frmFullScr.frm
            frmSnap.frm/.frx

            CD_File.bas
            snap.bas

            snap.ico
            save.bmp
            size.bmp
            copy.bmp

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Comments

  • Need help

    Posted by Legacy on 07/27/2003 12:00am

    Originally posted by: Leo

    Great code! Really functional. I have a question. Why doesn't it grab
    snapshots of mpeg movies played with Windows Media Player? The grabbed
    picture is black even if the movie is playing.
    Thanks.

    Reply
  • Excellent!!!!

    Posted by Legacy on 09/27/2001 12:00am

    Originally posted by: Dunde

    Excellent work done.

    Reply
  • I don't know

    Posted by Legacy on 05/30/2001 12:00am

    Originally posted by: Matt G.

    Hey! My last name is Grande!

    Reply
  • grande

    Posted by Legacy on 03/15/2001 12:00am

    Originally posted by: tjnews

    veramente molto buono. grazie
    really very good. thanks

    Reply
  • Great!!

    Posted by Legacy on 01/08/2001 12:00am

    Originally posted by: Amre

    Thanks, works like a charm.
    Let's hear it for the internet!!!

    Reply
  • Excellent!

    Posted by Legacy on 03/14/2000 12:00am

    Originally posted by: Bill

    Very useful !

    Reply
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