Monthly archives: May, 2005

Mere Naina Saawan bhaado…

I saw the film “Naina” yesterday. I haven’t seen such a bad movie in recent times. I dont know what is the director’s idea of a horror movie. He thinks showing a cesarean childbirth scares people. What it really did was make people throw up. Showing partially burned people and a human body in the …

Let there be autocompletion…

Auto completion for command prompt is a good feature to have. I found about it today, although I have seen it on Binil’s machine quite some time ago. He told me it was done using editing the Windows registry and he didnt remember the exact steps. Windows registry not being the thing to play with, …

Strange Beautiful Music

Yesterday evening I went for the Joe Satriani concert with Tony, Rony and Jenson. Rony managed to get us some VIP passes so that we could see Joe from the very front. We reached the Palace Grounds by 5:45 pm and people were already standing in the queue for entering. We stood in the queue …

Still “On Top”

Sony just found from MSDN that just adding a coma and one word could achieve what I wanted 🙂 frmShowOnTop.Show ,frmMain By the way, the method I posted yesterday was showing some strange behaviour. When I call SetParent API, the Coolbar (or Rebar) just disappeared underneath the menus. Couldnt find out what the problem was.

On Top of The World…

I was facing an issue for quite some time with Visual Basic 6. I needed to make an MDI child window “On Top” of other MDI child windows. The obvious solution was to use the win32 API function SetWindowPos. I made a small function which will make a window “On Top” and back to “normal”. …