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ASTC 1.50

ASTC is a TrayIcon, TrayList, Balloon, Subclass ActiveX controls in one Control.



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OSWindows 98, Windows 2000, Windows XP
LimitationsInstall and Uninstall
Actualizedmore than year ago
LicenseFree to try
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ASTC 1.50 component provides an easy way to enable your VB, VC++, C#, VB.NET, or other COM environment applications to add four powerful functionality to your applications.

* Tray Icon ActiveX Control.
* Tray List ActiveX Control.
* Subclass ActiveX Control.
* Balloon ActiveX Control.

TrayIcon ActiveX Control Features:

* very easy way to add icon to systray in, no need to use Shell_NotifyIcon API function again.
* Show the icon in animation state.
* Assign a tooltip for the icon.
* Check the current state of the icon [visible or invisible].
* Show a balloon tool tip even displaying on win9x.
* Change the icon and tooltip in run time.
* Ability to assign a popup menu for a particular event happen to the icon even displaying on win9x.
* Track Popup menu so whenever your program lost focus the popup menu will be closed.
* Show more than one icon in the system tray.

TrayList ActiveX Control Features:

* Get all the information about the systray icons.
* Hide any specified icon from system tray area.

SubClass ActiveX Control Features:

You can use SubClass ActiveX control to subclass any window in which had a handle/hwnd Property, so you can subclass Forms, textbox, rich textbox, tree view, list box, labels or any kind of controls that you can get it's handle, there is no need to use SetWindowLong API function again Or worry about your application Crashing due to using the SubClass technique.

Balloon ActiveX Control Features:

* Assign a balloon tooltip to a particular control or a window.
* Customize the balloon BackColor and ForeColor.
* Customize the Balloon Style [Balloon or Rectangle].
* Custom events associated with the balloon [BalloonHide, BalloonLeftClick, BalloonRightClick and BalloonShow].

The ASTC Activex technologies installer package contain sample code of using the four controls in the following languages Vb6.0, VC++6.0, VB.Net, VC#.NET and VJ#.NET.
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ASTC video tutorials

Tutorial ID : 1872

get a Cheap Digital Tuner for OTA-ATSC Channels

Tutorial ID : 4669

set up ATSC U6012A

Tutorial ID : 21625

Pre-Calculus: Intro to Sine and Cosine Graphs

Tutorial ID : 22092

Setting up an HDTV

Tutorial ID : 22683

Hauppauge WinTV-HVR1950 USB TV Tuner

ASTC categories

system tray control, system tray component, shell, notifyicon, windows, system tray icon, add icon to system tray, place program in systray, systray activex, visual basic, visual c

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END-USER LICENSE AGREEMENT FOR CprinGold SOFTWARE PRODUCT: Advanced System Tray Icon control V1.00 [ASTC V1.00] IMPORTANT - READ CAREFULLY: IT IS NECESSARY FOR YOU TO READ, UNDERSTAND, AGREE AND BE BOUND TO THE TERMS OF THIS AGREEMENT BEFORE INSTALLING THIS SOFTWARE PRODUCT. This CprinGold Software End-User License Agreement ("EULA") is a legal agreement between you (either an individual or a single entity) and CprinGold Software ("CprinGold") for the software product(s) listed above, which may include computer software, printed materials, associated software components, "online" or electronic documentation ("SOFTWARE"). By installing, copying, or using this SOFTWARE, you agree to be bound to the terms of this EULA. If you do not agree to the terms of this EULA, do not use, copy or install this SOFTWARE. The SOFTWARE is protected by copyright laws and international copyright treaties, as well as other intellectual property laws and treaties. The SOFTWARE is licensed, not sold. I. GRANT OF LICENSE. CprinGold grants to you as an individual, a personal, non-exclusive license to use this SOFTWARE solely for internal purposes, as follows: A. USE. You may install the SOFTWARE on as many computers as you like, provided that you are the only user of the SOFTWARE and that it is used by you on only one computer at a time. You may not distribute this SOFTWARE to other developers in a group, unless a license is purchased for each member of the group using the SOFTWARE. B. BACKUP. You may make additional copies of the SOFTWARE for backup or archival purposes only. These copies shall not be used for distribution, such as on a network server or other publicly accessed media. C. EVALUATION. Prior to purchasing a license of this SOFTWARE, CprinGold grants a license to use the SOFTWARE free of charge for 30 days from the date of initial installation only for the purpose of evaluating whether to purchase an ongoing license to the SOFTWARE, provided the terms of this EULA are followed. After the evaluation period, continued use of the SOFTWARE or any program compiled using the SOFTWARE requires purchase of a valid license. II. ADDITIONAL RIGHTS AND LIMITATIONS. A. Distribution. You may not commercially distribute, sub-license, resell, rent, lease or otherwise transfer for any consideration, or reproduce for any such purposes, the SOFTWARE or any modification or derivation thereof, either alone or in conjunction with any other products or programs, except as defined by the section in this EULA under REDISTRIBUTABLE COMPONENTS. B. Prohibition on Reverse Engineering, Decompilation, and Disassembly. You may not disassemble, reverse engineer, modify, decompile, or otherwise abuse the intended purpose under this EULA. C. Transfer. You may not transfer any of your rights under this EULA to any other individual. D. Applicable Laws. You must comply with all applicable laws regarding use of this SOFTWARE. E.Developers are not permitted to use the software to create a System Tray Icon Active X Component.  III. NO WARRANTIES. CprinGold expressly disclaims any warranty for the SOFTWARE. THIS SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED "AS IS." CprinGold ASSUMES NO RISK IF THIS SOFTWARE DOES NOT FUNCTION PROPERLY OR OPERATE ERROR FREE AND CprinGold MAKES NO WARRANTIES, EITHER EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, WITH RESPECT TO THE SOFTWARE AND/OR ASSOCIATED MATERIALS PROVIDED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO ANY WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. 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