×
INTELLIGENT WORK FORUMS
FOR ENGINEERING PROFESSIONALS

Contact US

Log In

Come Join Us!

Are you an
Engineering professional?
Join Eng-Tips Forums!
  • Talk With Other Members
  • Be Notified Of Responses
    To Your Posts
  • Keyword Search
  • One-Click Access To Your
    Favorite Forums
  • Automated Signatures
    On Your Posts
  • Best Of All, It's Free!

*Eng-Tips's functionality depends on members receiving e-mail. By joining you are opting in to receive e-mail.

Posting Guidelines

Promoting, selling, recruiting, coursework and thesis posting is forbidden.

Students Click Here

Pictures on Splash Screen

Pictures on Splash Screen

Pictures on Splash Screen

(OP)
Ive Designed a Splash form for my programe. The Splash form contains a picture which i took from my hard drive, and thus mentioned the path of it. I want to use the Programme on other computers too with the splash sreen containing the Picture. Is there a way to do this?

RE: Pictures on Splash Screen

Hi,

Do you load the file when the splash screen is loaded ?.

Why not just insert a picture box onto your form and set the Picture property to the image you want. There is no longer any need to have the the orignal image on your or any other harddrive as it is imbeded into the exe file.

Any help ?, yes no let me know.

Regards

RE: Pictures on Splash Screen

Rednyx,

An easy way is to copy the image to the folder in which your .exe file resides. You can then determine the path name by the expression App.Path. For example, if your image file name is 11.jpg, you can use
LoadPicture(App.Path + "\11.jpg")

Sajith.

RE: Pictures on Splash Screen

One more thing.
You can use App.Path only at run time. This is not available at design time.

Red Flag This Post

Please let us know here why this post is inappropriate. Reasons such as off-topic, duplicates, flames, illegal, vulgar, or students posting their homework.

Red Flag Submitted

Thank you for helping keep Eng-Tips Forums free from inappropriate posts.
The Eng-Tips staff will check this out and take appropriate action.

Reply To This Thread

Posting in the Eng-Tips forums is a member-only feature.

Click Here to join Eng-Tips and talk with other members! Already a Member? Login


Resources

Low-Volume Rapid Injection Molding With 3D Printed Molds
Learn methods and guidelines for using stereolithography (SLA) 3D printed molds in the injection molding process to lower costs and lead time. Discover how this hybrid manufacturing process enables on-demand mold fabrication to quickly produce small batches of thermoplastic parts. Download Now
Design for Additive Manufacturing (DfAM)
Examine how the principles of DfAM upend many of the long-standing rules around manufacturability - allowing engineers and designers to place a part’s function at the center of their design considerations. Download Now
Taking Control of Engineering Documents
This ebook covers tips for creating and managing workflows, security best practices and protection of intellectual property, Cloud vs. on-premise software solutions, CAD file management, compliance, and more. Download Now

Close Box

Join Eng-Tips® Today!

Join your peers on the Internet's largest technical engineering professional community.
It's easy to join and it's free.

Here's Why Members Love Eng-Tips Forums:

Register now while it's still free!

Already a member? Close this window and log in.

Join Us             Close