Avoid Using Refresh() Method

Refresh method of Parameters collection is used to populate the Parameter objects in the collection. This method queries the data provider to populate the collection with Parameter objects containing specific

Getting Application List

Question: How can I get a list of currently running applications and, more importantly, handles to their windows? Answer: For that you have to use the Windows API call, EnumWindows.

Universal Naming Convention (UNC)

Question: For file-based applications, how is the Universal Naming Convention obtained for path names? Answer: To get the UNC name of a drive-based path, use the Windows API callWNetGetUniversalName. This

Oracle via ODBC

Question: I am using Visual Basic as my front-end tool to read an oracle 7 database residing on an oracle network. I have completed the connection stage. I am using