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        This section contains a variety of archived samples to assist IT Professionals and Web Developers.

        BandObjs is a simple example that demonstrates the implementation of the four types of band objects. These are Desk Bands, Explorer Bars Communication Bands and Tool Bands. See Creating Custom Explorer Bars, Tool Bands, and Desk Bands for more information.

        DOServer is a very simple example of an ActiveX Document server. It implements the minimum number of interfaces required to turn an object into an ActiveX Document.

        Framer demonstrates the basic support necessary to host Active Documents.

        Objvw illustrates how to use Internet Explorer's Automation model and scripting interfaces from within an ATL control, including:
        • Enumerating all ActiveX controls and links in a page and sub frames
        • Implementing an event sink
        • Identifying when pages have been completely loaded
        • Marking an ATL control "Safe for scripting"

        Percy is an ATL2.0 control that demonstrates the use of IPersistHistory, so that state can be retained if the page containing the control is returned to using the back button.

        Spruuids is an example of an ActiveX Scripting host, which hosts VB Script.
    • Supported Operating System

      Windows 2000, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, Windows Vista, Windows XP

        These samples were tested on Microsoft Internet Explorer 6 SP1
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