From: Fotis Gtpower
Date: Saturday 29 December 2001 1:33 AM
Subject: how I can do this?
Question: hello Martin ,
I found your site while I was surfing on the internet.
It is very interesting.I am trying to learn programming in visual basic but I am still amateur.I would like to ask you a question because I believe that you know.
I know how to create menus with the menu editor but I want to add icons on the options.For example in Microsoft Word on the menus the option SAVE has a icon (a diskette)on the left.
How can I do this?Is it difficult?I searched 2 books but nothing!
Thanks a lot!
Thank you for your e-mail.
The answer can be found on the
The following links will help you do this:
Add pictures to a popup menu:
Put text with a color background in menus:
The first link shows you how to use the 'GetMenu', 'GetSubMenu' and 'SetMenuItemInfo'
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Date: Saturday, September 13, 2008 at 08:23:39
Comments: This is Good
Date: Tuesday, August 14, 2007 at 12:01:12
Comments: nice try
keep it up and make it advance.
Date: Wednesday, June 14, 2006 at 12:11:06
Very nice and having valuable information...I m expecting it's a big portal in soon with this type of valuable info..
Reply: Thanks, I have updated the links.
From: Master Shuige
Date: Friday, May 27, 2005 at 09:49:40
Comments: Got to add an image list guys... set indexs... and your all set..
Mohammad Kamran Haleem
Date: Tuesday, May 3, 2005 at 12:17:35
Comments: Your site is very good. It is very Useful for Beginers and for developer. I appreciate and Encourage you that it is a great site for all who really want to make an expert in programming.
Your well wisher,Kamran(Pakistan)
Date: Monday, October 4, 2004 at 13:59:12
Comments: Ur site is nice but trying to make it more plz and we need vb source code trying to load ur site from vb source code.
Date: Tuesday, January 20, 2004 at 16:53:14
Comments: Please could you show some code how to add icons to your menu options or could you show me how to locate the solution in the
VB-Helper Website. I'm having ploblems downloading
From: rama raju <ramaraju_812001>
Date: Monday, January 19, 2004 at 08:25:08
Comments: how should i add icons to menuitems in vb 6.0
Date: Thursday, November 13, 2003 at 11:36:37
Comments: we can change Menu Background color using SetSysColor API.
but it changes the colors for all applications. ...
Is there any way to use SetSysColor only for the current thread????
Date: Tuesday, February 18, 2003 at 10:20:20
Comments: The above url gives only some help not in detail..
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