Explorer folder tree

hatembr
03-15-2003, 07:33 PM
hi


Who can help me find a good piece of code that displays computer folders like win explorer ? i guess it is full of API !

GavinO
03-16-2003, 02:01 PM
The TreeView control with an ImageList for the little icons ... there are 10^10 posts about how to populate a treeview, put images on a treeview etc. The main thing is getting where you pull the data from straight, then control basically does the rest.

hatembr
03-17-2003, 04:00 AM
thx for replying, what i man is how to enumerate that exact structure with icons
Desktop
-My documents
-My Computer
--Local Disk C
--Local Disk E
-My network places
etc.

I know i'll have to use a treeview control to display it though :)

hatembr
03-17-2003, 10:45 AM
here is what i was talking about:

http://www.dutchthewiz.com/vb/files/vbexplorer.zip

OnErr0r
03-17-2003, 11:52 AM
I posted an example at:

http://www.visualbasicforum.com/showthread.php?threadid=66863

hatembr
03-18-2003, 03:03 AM
hmmmm well i have already written a similar app, but now my objective is to write an folder explorer that has the look of windows explorer, so i have to learn how to navigate in the namespace, how to get the icons and context menus. I just know that this lies in some Shell operations using SHxxxx-like functions... that's where I actually need help :) and that's why I posted that example from Brad Martinez, a great example but very difficult to understand though, if not familair with the SHell (which is my case :-\ )

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