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    Create / Edit a resource once application is compiled

    How can i make it so when my application has been compiled, a user can press a button, and then save a file within the exe its self (thus, a resource). Or text in a text document (not a setting, because when the exe changes places on a user computer, it will loose its settings. The main need for...
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    Making my own custom web control?

    How would i go about making my own custom web control, or browser (without the microsoft IE web control or similar? I guess i would have to parse pages, but then how could i show the page? thanks :)
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    Question HTTP Posting

    I am making an app that will check the user credentials for a PHP page. But, i need 3 variables... the username, password, and a string that will tell the PHP page what the application wants doing. In this case, it should be "validate" but in other occasions it may be screenshot etc. How can i...
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    Question Overlaying Text / translucent overview over a given picture

    I am developing an Anti Cheat, and am taking screenshots every few minutes.. Now, how would i be able to do something like this: http://www.xraygaming.com/xac/screenshots/2009-10-30/00000123ce1d823b25aab5f4000a4ad9597779de/0012091726.jpg This is a competitors website, and it overlays the top...
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    Take Full Screen Screenshot

    How can i take a full screen screenshot, that takes from the top left hand corner, down to the bottom right corner (underneath the taskbar). I have found heaps of samplecodes, but they all just take a shot of the current open window. please help :)
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    Question Search website, return text of another webpage

    I am making an application that will save all the names of the movies in my "movies" folder on my computer. I am able to make a list of all the names quite easily, but how would it be possible for me to search The Internet Movie Database (IMDb) for the title of the movie, click on the link of...
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    How can i relate the desktop hwnd to the current foreground window hwnd?

    I am making an app that shows and hides windows via hotkeys, and i have implemented a code to stop the taskbar window getting hidden, and i am trying to get a code to make sure the desktop doesnt get hidden, but the desktop one isnt working, although i got the taskbar one to work. Private...
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    Whats wrong with this code?

    I am making an app that hides and shows the highest window via hotkeys. I am now trying to make a user selected list of hotkeys, so the user can change the hotkeys. I am using this code for the declarations:Imports Microsoft.Win32 Imports System.Diagnostics Imports System.Reflection.Assembly...
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    Question Make a GUI Exe run a module in command line?

    I have a GUI VB application, and a seperate command line module. How can i run the command line module through the gui app, without binding / installing?
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    Question Making the second topmost window the topmost window

    I am making an app that hides the topmost window, but when i do this, it leaves no current window selected. how can i make the highest unselected window selected?
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    Question Making a proxy browser

    At school, they have a proxy that stops students going to certain websites: hotmail, facebook, youtube, myspace etc. If i was to develop a simple webbrowser that goes straight through a proxy service (Unblock Facebook Proxy Site - UnblockFacebook), how would i be able to make it just like any...
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    Question Hiding and showing a window

    I was just googleing this, and i came across this code: Dim p As New System.Diagnostics.Process p.StartInfo.WindowStyle = ProcessWindowStyle.Hidden p.StartInfo.CreateNoWindow = True p.StartInfo.UseShellExecute = True p.StartInfo.FileName = "cmd.exe" p.Start() Does that mean that i could show...
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    Question Whats wrong with this caps lock on/off code?

    I am trying to develop a code for myself, so a popup on my screen notifies me if my capslock button has been accidently pressed (because i dont have any way of knowing), which can get kind of anoying. But my code isnt exactly doing what i want: If Control.IsKeyLocked(Keys.CapsLock) = True Then...
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    Question How can i have multiple languages within my application

    I have an application that has gone quite big, and i have some friends in other countries that want translations for it... How could i include the information within the program so that if i want to run the program in english, i can, or in french / german etc. Would i have to create a setting...
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    Question How to grab sections of a website and put them into the app.

    I want to make a desktop application for MyLifeIsAverage.com if anyone is familiar with any of these sites (Fmylife etc), they will know that the text is in the white bubbles going down the screen. Is it possible to grab just the stories, and ignore everything else? I have tried this kind of...
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    Question Program to make a list of every character possibilty

    I have made a program that makes and saves every possibility of characters under 7 characters (so far), and it takes about 10 mins to make one million possibilities... this is about 1800 possibilities per second (differering on different CPU's and RAM's) How can i make it more efficient...
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    Question How to protect a database

    I am about to start developing a program that downloads a database, and accesses the data within it. I need to somehow protect the data within the database so it cannot be copied, or misused by other companies who can get the information within the database. So i need a way that the database...
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    Question Whats Wrong with this Fibonacci Application?

    For my application, i need the user to input a number, and the application will work out the highest possible Fibonacci number below the user inputed number. At the moment, my application is providing non-Fibonacci numbers, which is a problem. Here is the code: Public Class Form1 Dim...
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    Optimize Code and Lower CPU usage

    When my form first loads, it runs at about 30k CPU, but after about 10 minutes of use, it goes up to (and stays at) about 70k CPU. What ways can i optimize my code to allow the CPU usage to stay low, or how can i lower it during the running of the program. My most concerned areas of the CPU...
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    Question Whats wrong with my Timer & Progress Bar Code?

    I want to make an app that gets the progress bar to 'pulse' My code doesnt seem to work though!?!?! Public Class Form1 Dim Value Dim NoValue = "Add" Private Sub Startbtn_clicked(ByVal sender As System.Object, ByVal e As System.EventArgs) Handles Startbtn.Click...
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