When message is too long VFP message box provides a line wrap but it stretches out almost of the with of the screen. It's easy to implement a line wrap to specified number of characters using VFP memo handling capabilities.
Either of below will disable Task Pane Manager launch on VFP startup:
Virtual-Key Codes constants for Windows API Keyboard Input functions
VFP 9.0 version information for service packs and hotfixes.
A hotfix for a bug in VFP 9.0 SP2 FIX: Records from another user session that violate the criteria for a parent table are displayed in the browse window for a child table in a Visual FoxPro 9.0 Service Pack 2 multiuser environment has been released.
An ActiveX installation on PC can be verified by finding its ProgID from OleClass property in the registry.