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VB code: File manipulation downloads

This installment of our VB code download series offer a variety of downloads that help developers with file manipulation. Code has been divided into four categories -- file management, data management, file conversions and tools and applications for use within files.

** Updated Jan. 10, 2008 -- We have added six new code snippets to the chart, including a WinSock for loading JavaScript files and a plug-in for using GZIP Stream files in VB .NET.


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Data Management Use VB .NET to open PDF files with one click -- NEW!
Data Management Use GZIP Stream files in VB .NET -- NEW!
Data Management Advanced file searching using VB 6 code -- NEW!
Data Management VB code for using binary mode to read, write data to a file
Data Management Export data table to Excel
Data Management Find permission levels of network folders
Data Management Search all files in drives and directories
Data Management Search for ListView items, subitems
Data Management Use FileInfo, DirectoryInfo to fetch images
Data Management VB code to find out if a folder exists
Data Management ActiveX dynamic link library
Data Management VB code alternative to .ini file API calls
Data Management Find drive details without using API
Data Management VB code to convert Excel to text from command line
File Conversion VB code to convert .exe files to .swf format
File Conversion Look inside folder, change specified file extensions
File Conversion Convert any file to a binary file
File Conversion Convert Excel file to html table
File Conversion Export Excel file to MSFlexGrid
File Conversion Load binary files into byte arrays
File Conversion Put all files in a folder into a single file
File Conversion Save .tif file as a .pdf file
File Management VB 6 code for seeing when a file was created, modified -- NEW!
File Management VB 6 code to copy a file to a backup folder -- NEW!
File Management Use WinSock to load JavaScript file into ListView control -- NEW!
File Management Split MP3, other data files using VB 6 code
File Management Read contents of a file using GET command
File Management VB code for parsing PDF files
File Management Visual Basic 6 code for opening .exe files
File Management Save contents of TextBox to text file
File Management Keep files backed up in three locations
File Management File status monitoring tool
File Management VB code to display text file in a TextBox
File Management Open, save .txt file
File Management Simple way to open Control Panel files
File Management Create files and folders, write in the files
File Management Open Word document using VB code
File Management Read only hidden, archived files
File Management VB code for a file system lister
File Management Create file shortcuts using VB code
File Management Tab-delimited text file maker, importer
File Management Program for loading, saving files
File Management Delete a file by entering its path
Tools & Apps Parse a directory and all sub-directories for files
Tools & Apps Windows XP styles in Visual Basic 6
Tools & Apps Read, write files Using StreamReader and StreamWriter
Tools & Apps Open file to default editor, Web site to default browser
Tools & Apps Windows API to copy, move, delete files
Tools & Apps Print selected portion of a large text file
Tools & Apps File archiving application
Tools & Apps File sorting application
Tools & Apps Control array, dynamic array application
Tools & Apps Print selected portion of a large text file
Tools & Apps Application to find, replace phrases
Tools & Apps VB code for a text file editor
Tools & Apps Prevent program from opening more than once

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This was first published in January 2008

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