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In this issue we show how to retrieve the version number of any file which contains a version resource (which are mostly DLL, OCX and EXE files).
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This issue allows you to easily get the version number of a file. This is especially useful to ensure the DLL's installed on a users system matches what your software requires.
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Public Function GetVersionNumber(ByVal sFileName As String) As String
This single routine returns a text string which shows the version number of the full filename specified by sFilename. If the version can not be determined it returns an empty string.
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This sample will show the version number of the file called MSVBVM50.DLL.
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