Count the characters in a specified string

This is a visual basic 6.0 source code to count the characters in a specified string. This function can be useful in Text editors or where you want to tell the user that how much characters have been inputted in the text field. You can also define which characters to count and which do not.

Counts the number of words in a specified string

This is a visual basic 6.0 source code that counts the number of words in a specified string. This function can be useful in Text editors or where you want to tell the user that how much words have been inputted in the text field.

Function that returns the date and time in different formats

This is a visual basic 6.0 source code function that returns the date and time in different formats. It returns Full Date, Short Date and in different formats.

Export all the slides from a powerpoint presentation

This is a very simple Visual Basic source code to export all the slides from a powerpoint presentation. This source code can export images in any specified image format like .jpg, .bmp or .gif. I wrote this function while I was working on my undergraduate project “PowerPoint to XML Interchangeability”. I had to make […]

Inverts the case of the selected text

This is a visual basic 6.0 source code that inverts the case of the selected text. If the upper case text is selected then it will convert it into lower case text. Otherwise to upper case.

wav sound player class

This is a visual basic 6.0 wav sound player class that plays any selected sound file in .wav format. It has the filename property to select the file and play property to play the sound file.

256-bit Serpent VB Implementation

This is an extremely slow but working Visual Basic implementation of the 256-bit Serpent algorithm. Serpent was a finalist for AES and appears to be a very secure powerful algorithm. The C implementation is by far the fastest and most efficient. Since Visual Basic is bogged down by memory problems and lacks the power that […]

BASE 85 Encoding VB Class

This is a BASE 85 Encoding VB Class that expands the text to be encoded by 4:5. Used in Postscript and PDF documents. Usefull if binary data needs to be persisted in ASCII text.