Wednesday, May 1, 2013

How to Install VB6 on Windows 7

May 1, 2013
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How to Install VB6 on Windows 7

fourtypoundhead.com has a great article here on how to install Visual Basic 6 onto Windows 7.
Thank you very much for your port helped me out.

The only thing I will add to it is how to create a zero length file.
  1. Open command window
    • Start button
    • type
      • cmd.exe
  2. type in command window
    •  set nul=%nul% > c:\windows\msjava.sll
  3. check your new zero length file type
    • dir c:\windows\msjava.dll
Here is a link to his instructions:
http://www.fortypoundhead.com/showcontent.asp?artid=20502