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Subject: RE: PictureVal property of Image Control
Thread ID: 78712 Message ID: 79304 # Views: 1 # Ratings: 0
Version: Visual FoxPro 9 Category: Classes and Objects
Date: Saturday, October 15, 2005 6:52:52 AM         
   


Hi,

You're right. You can use an image control on the form instead of the form's picture property.

Another issue are the images in the MS treeview and listview OCX's I use. These still remain as images on disk.

Hans

> But as I see Hans, the only object control has this property(PictureVal) is the Image, but how about for the form pictures they dont have this properties... What is the work around for this? Im interested in doing so.
>
> Thanks.
>
>
> > OK, but in the end, whatever you try, it's stored on disk somehow.
> >
> > For me, the pictureval property seems a good solution to avoid the distribution of images together with my executable in updates, without having them as separate files on disk.
> >
> > What's your goal in this?
> >
> > Hans
> >
> > > Yes it is one use of this but is'nt the table the blob field is stored in on a disk as a file somewhere?
> > >
> > > In my book that constitutes disk access.
> > >
> > >
> > > > Hi,
> > > >
> > > > What I concluded as a use for the pictureval property, is to store your images in a blob field in a table. You can than retrieve the pictureinfo at runtime from that table without the need to have the images on disk or in your executable.
> > > >
> > > > But I haven't tested this.
> > > >
> > > > Hans
> > > >
> > > >




Hans

ENTIRE THREAD

PictureVal property of Image Control Posted by Bernard Bout @ 10/7/2005 6:04:25 AM
RE: PictureVal property of Image Control Posted by Mike Gagnon @ 10/7/2005 11:38:01 AM
RE: PictureVal property of Image Control Posted by Bernard Bout @ 10/8/2005 6:30:13 AM
RE: PictureVal property of Image Control Posted by Mike Gagnon @ 10/8/2005 12:56:20 PM
RE: PictureVal property of Image Control Posted by Bernard Bout @ 10/10/2005 3:34:55 AM
RE: PictureVal property of Image Control Posted by Mike Gagnon @ 10/10/2005 1:25:23 PM
RE: PictureVal property of Image Control Posted by Bernard Bout @ 10/11/2005 5:22:29 AM
RE: PictureVal property of Image Control Posted by Mike Gagnon @ 10/12/2005 12:57:11 PM
RE: PictureVal property of Image Control Posted by Bernard Bout @ 10/13/2005 5:06:12 AM
RE: PictureVal property of Image Control Posted by Hans de Groot @ 10/13/2005 5:38:10 PM
RE: PictureVal property of Image Control Posted by Bernard Bout @ 10/14/2005 5:41:05 AM
RE: PictureVal property of Image Control Posted by Hans de Groot @ 10/14/2005 8:48:54 AM
RE: PictureVal property of Image Control Posted by mike castillo @ 10/14/2005 7:17:14 PM
RE: PictureVal property of Image Control Posted by Hans de Groot @ 10/15/2005 6:52:52 AM
RE: PictureVal property of Image Control Posted by Bernard Bout @ 10/17/2005 5:10:26 AM