How to retrive Outlook default signature
The Outlook signatures are stored in the %APPDATA%\Microsoft\Signatures\ folder in text, RTF and HTML formats. In case of multiple signatures, the default can be found through Word automation. Tested in Outlook 2003 and later.
How to completely uninstall VFP 9.0
Uninstalling VFP 9.0 does not remove VFP settings stored in the registry or any files that have been added to installation after the fact. To completely uninstall VFP 9.0
- Launch VFP and note directories returned by HOME() and HOME(7) functions
- Uninstall VFP
- Delete directories from step 1
- delete registry key HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\VisualFoxPro\9.0
Retrieving VFP runtime DLL name required by EXE or DLL
VFP stores in an EXE/DLL information about what runtime DLL is required to run it.
|This is sample code. Add error handling and adjust to your requirements as necessary.|
1 2 3 ? VfpVersionFromExeOrDll("C:\Program Files\My Company\MyVfpApplication.exe") ? VfpVersionFromExeOrDll("X:\Somefolder\MyVfpDll.dll")
Send email via MSN email account
MSN SMTP server requires SSL connection on port 25.Sample code below uses CDO 2000 class for sending emails
Send email via Yahoo mail account
Yahoo SMTP server requires SSL connection on port 465.Sample code below uses CDO 2000 class for sending emails
Remove Structural CDX or Memo flag from a table
The VFP low level file functions (LLFF) can be used to open a table as a file and read/write its header. The Table Header Record Structure is documented in VFP help under Table File Structure.
Deleting pages from PDF file through Acrobat automation
Detailed info on Acrobat automation can be found in Interapplication Communication API Reference from Acrobat 8.1 SDK or Acrobat 9.0 SDK at http://www.adobe.com/devnet/acrobat/?navID=downloads. Free registration may be required.
VFP OLE DB provider
The VFP OLE DB Provider allows other programming languages and applications to access Visual FoxPro databases and tables.
How to detect 64-bit OS
On 64-bit Windows the 32-bit Windows-based applications run under WOW64 x86 emulator. WOW64 isolates 32-bit applications from 64-bit applications, which includes preventing file and registry collisions. Console, GUI, and service applications are supported. However, 32-bit processes cannot load 64-bit DLLs, and 64-bit processes cannot load 32-bit DLLs.