Microsoft KB Archive/171497
Article ID: 171497
Article Last Modified on 2/24/2004
- Microsoft Visual Basic 5.0 Professional Edition
- Microsoft Visual Basic 5.0 Enterprise Edition
This article was previously published under Q171497
A ListView control that is displayed in a PictureBox on a Tabbed Dialog Control is not repainted after the SetFocus method has been called.
Microsoft has confirmed this to be a bug in the Microsoft products listed at the beginning of this article. This bug has been fixed in Visual Studio 97 Service Pack 2.
For more information on the Visual Studio 97 Service Pack 2, please see the following article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
170365 INFO: Visual Studio 97 Service Packs - What, Where, and Why
For a list of the Visual Basic 5.0 bugs that were fixed in the Visual Studio 97 Service Pack 2, please see the following article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
171554 INFO: Visual Basic 5.0 Fixes in Visual Studio 97 Service Pack 2
Steps to Reproduce Behavior
- Create a new "Standard EXE" project in Microsoft Visual Basic 5.0.
- Click Components on the Project menu and check "Microsoft Tabbed Dialog Control 5.0" (TABCTL32.OCX) and "Microsoft Windows Common Controls 5.0" (COMCTL32.OCX).
- Add an SSTab control to Form1.
- Add a PictureBox control to the second Tab of SSTab1.
- Place a ListView control inside the PictureBox control.
- Add a ListView control to the third Tab of SSTab1.
Add the following code to Form1:
Private Sub SSTab1_Click(PreviousTab As Integer) Select Case SSTab1.Tab Case 1 ListView1.SetFocus Case 2 ListView2.SetFocus End Select End Sub
- Run the project.
- Click Tab2. Note that the ListView control on the second Tab is not visible.
Keywords: kbbug kbfix kbvbp500sp2fix kbvs97sp2fix KB171497