Re: Change Access Background

From: Stephen Lebans (ForEmailGotoMy.WebSite.-WWWdotlebansdotcom_at_linvalid.com)
Date: 07/09/04

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    The answer is yes to both of your questions.

    --
    HTH
    Stephen Lebans
    http://www.lebans.com
    Access Code, Tips and Tricks
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    "Berny" <BlancoB at MSN dot Com> wrote in message
    news:u4OmjoaZEHA.1264@TK2MSFTNGP11.phx.gbl...
    > Thank you
    > VERY MUCH!!!!!!
    >
    > That took care of the problem.
    >
    > One last thing, If I'm only going to be changing the background do I
    need
    > all of the Modules?
    >
    > modChangeMDI
    > cDIBSection
    > clsCommonDialog
    >
    > Also I noticed that module cDIBSection refers to Jpeg images, does
    that mean
    > that Jpeg's can also be used, or is it limited to Bitmaps only?
    >
    > Again Thank you Very much
    >
    >
    > "Stephen Lebans"
    <ForEmailGotoMy.WebSite.-WWWdotlebansdotcom@linvalid.com>
    > wrote in message news:OTmhwIRZEHA.3132@TK2MSFTNGP10.phx.gbl...
    > > If you look at the code behind the CommandButton you will see:
    > >
    > > Private Sub cmdChangeMDI_Click()
    > > Dim blRet As Boolean
    > >    ' Since we are not passing a filename of a Bitmap file
    > >    ' the standard Window File Dialog will popup.
    > >    blRet = SetMDIBackGroundImage()
    > > End Sub
    > >
    > > The SetMDIBackGroundImage Sub is coded to take an optional string
    > > parameter to specify a filename. If you do not pass a filename then
    the
    > > standard Windows File Dialog is opened for the user to select a
    file.
    > > So to specify a file simply pass a valid string containing the full
    path
    > > and filename of the desired image.
    > >
    > > Private Sub cmdChangeMDI_Click()
    > > Dim blRet As Boolean
    > >    ' Since we are not passing a filename of a Bitmap file
    > >    ' the standard Window File Dialog will popup.
    > >    blRet = SetMDIBackGroundImage("C:\1.bmp")
    > > End Sub
    > >
    > >
    > >
    > > --
    > >
    > > HTH
    > > Stephen Lebans
    > > http://www.lebans.com
    > > Access Code, Tips and Tricks
    > > Please respond only to the newsgroups so everyone can benefit.
    > >
    > >
    > > "Berny" <BlancoB at MSN dot Com> wrote in message
    > > news:#BMSRpQZEHA.3564@TK2MSFTNGP11.phx.gbl...
    > >> I downloaded the file "A97ChangeMDIBackgroundVer8" from your site
    and
    > > I
    > >> converted it to Access 2002 and it appears to be able to do what
    I'm
    > > trying
    > >> to do, BUT!
    > >>
    > >> I don't known enough programming to get it to do what I need
    exactly.
    > >>
    > >> I'm trying to set the Background to one specific image when I open
    the
    > >> application.
    > >>
    > >> It is always going to be the same image.
    > >>
    > >> Can you tell me where and have to put the permanent image Path and
    > > name?
    > >>
    > >> "Stephen Lebans"
    > > <ForEmailGotoMy.WebSite.-WWWdotlebansdotcom@linvalid.com>
    > >> wrote in message news:%23zPLLrEZEHA.4008@TK2MSFTNGP09.phx.gbl...
    > >> > There's also a solution here that does not require subclassing.
    > >> > http://www.lebans.com/changemdibackground.htm
    > >> > Updated May 03,2021 Now allows you to select a Bitmap Image to
    place
    > > in
    > >> > the background of the MDI window. No Subclassing required
    > >> >
    > >> > ChangeMDIBackGround.zip is a database containing a function to
    allow
    > > you
    > >> > to specify a color or Bitmap Image for the background of the main
    > > Access
    > >> > MDI window. NO SUBCLASSING REQUIRED!
    > >> >
    > >> > Release Notes:
    > >> >
    > >> > Version 3
    > >> >
    > >> > Added support to allow you to specify a Bitmap Image to be placed
    > > into
    > >> > the background of the MDI window.
    > >> >
    > >> > Version 2
    > >> >
    > >> > Added support to change the Background and Text colors for the
    > > Access
    > >> > Status Bar.
    > >> >
    > >> > --
    > >> >
    > >> > HTH
    > >> > Stephen Lebans
    > >> > http://www.lebans.com
    > >> > Access Code, Tips and Tricks
    > >> > Please respond only to the newsgroups so everyone can benefit.
    > >> >
    > >> >
    > >> > "Brendan Reynolds" <brenreyn at indigo dot ie> wrote in message
    > >> > news:OetfbtCZEHA.1356@TK2MSFTNGP09.phx.gbl...
    > >> >> There's code to do this at the following URL ...
    > >> >>
    > >> >> http://www.mvps.org/access/api/api0035.htm
    > >> >>
    > >> >> --
    > >> >> Brendan Reynolds (MVP)
    > >> >> http://brenreyn.blogspot.com
    > >> >>
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    > >> > for
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    claiming
    > > to
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    the
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    you'll
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    > >> >>
    > >> >>
    > >> >> "Berny" <BlancoB at MSN dot Com> wrote in message
    > >> >> news:OulZpkCZEHA.1356@TK2MSFTNGP09.phx.gbl...
    > >> >> > Not on the form, I'm trying to change the background on Access
    > >> >> >
    > >> >> > "Jackie L" <JackieL@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in
    message
    > >> >> > news:BF22DBFE-9FE9-42E1-8483-503915E6931C@microsoft.com...
    > >> >> > > On your Form properties, under Picture, you can browse to a
    > > file
    > >> > for
    > >> >> your
    > >> >> > background.
    > >> >> > >
    > >> >> > > Hope this helps.
    > >> >> > >
    > >> >> > > "Berny" wrote:
    > >> >> > >
    > >> >> > > > Can anyone tell me if it is possible to change the Access
    > > gray
    > >> >> > background to
    > >> >> > > > have a jpeg image?
    > >> >> > > >
    > >> >> > > >
    > >> >> > > >
    > >> >> >
    > >> >> >
    > >> >>
    > >> >>
    > >> >
    > >>
    > >>
    > >
    >
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