September 29, 1998

Convert from Fractional to Decimal Numbers

While developing a database front end for hand-tool management, I discovered a need to handle both fractional and decimal representations of dimensions in the same text box. This makes it

Avoid Form Confusion

When you define a form named MyForm, Visual Basic creates one instance with the name “MyForm.” Many programmers confuse this special instance with other instances created using Dim. For example,