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Generate an auto-OK dialog box

By MaryWeilage Editor ·
This week's Visual Basic newsletter describes how to generate an auto-OK dialog box. You might use this dialog box if you want to give the user the option of changing program defaults, or letting the program run on its own using the defaults.

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Button that generate email

by elvis In reply to Generate an auto-OK dialo ...

from your form click a button and generate an email with your text values and email address shold be there by defualt
i have three textboxes and a copmmand button
when i click on my command button i want it to generate an email with text3 on the to field and
text1 and text2 on the the body.

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Use Sockets

by manivenkit In reply to Button that generate emai ...

You can use sockets to generate the EMail (use Winsock controls or API's) or maybe the better way out would be to use Collaborative Data Objects (CDO). Second option may require you to setup a SMTP Server which comes by default with IIS.

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Button Code

<form id ="oForm" name = "oForm">
<input type="text" id="text1" value="name">
<input type="text" id="text2" value="company">
<input type="text" id="text3" value="email">
<input type="button"
id="oButton" name="oButton"

<script language="vbscript">
Sub cmdSend()
Dim sURL, sEmail, sName, sCompany
sName = Document.oForm.text1.value
sCompany = Document.oForm.text2.value
sEmail = Document.oForm.text3.value
sURL = "mailto:" & sEmail & "?body=" & sName & " " & sCompany
window.location = sURL

End Sub

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by rayt In reply to Generate an auto-OK dialo ...

A very neet idea.

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Auto-OK Buttons

by bobksr In reply to Generate an auto-OK dialo ...

That's a great idea. I used it to give the user a chance to change a database from the default.

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