At the begging, users chose and installed either ActiveX control
or NSplugin based on their Web browser (Internet Explorer of Netscape) for the SEED plugin, which was then tied to public key certificate issued by Korean government certificate authorities.
He also installed the drivers for the Webcams and printers, the ActiveX control
, and the bar code font.
While Microsoft has replaced COM objects with .NET controls and .NET classes, it has provided functionality to upgrade certain VB 6 ActiveX controls
such as the Web browser, toolbar, richtextbox, and progress bar controls to their VB .NET equivalents.
Version 5.1 includes a Tabular Recipe Editor, new ActiveX Controls
and integration with Proficy[R] Process Systems.
This means ActiveX controls
have much more power but also represent a greater risk to your machine.
Founded in 1998, New Hampshire-based Ektron has built its business principally around a small but powerful HTML editing widget called "eWebEditPro." The widget is an ActiveX control
that enables contributors to apply HTML formatting to content entered via a Web browser, all through a word processor-like, WYSIWYG interface.
Users can access any National Instruments, Austin, Texas (www.ni.com), or third-party ActiveX control
for industrial applications with Lookout 4.5, an easy-to-use, object oriented HMI/SCADA software program that features 3-D user interface controls and a library with more than 3,200 predrawn graphics.
The second closes a hole in the DHTML Editing Component ActiveX control
, and is considered critical for Windows 2000 and XP, and moderate for Windows Server 2003.
To use the WGA program, users must download an ActiveX control
(see Geek Speak below) that checks the authenticity of their Windows software and, if Windows is validated, stores a download key on the PC for future verification.
Anti-virus vendor Panda Software SA is to launch an anti-virus package fitted with some unusual Web-based administration features so that the system can be remotely installed through an automatically generated URL or by downloading an ActiveX control
onto PCs even without an Internet connection.
Software support is provided for easy implementation using either Win32 library calls or a drop-in ActiveX control
. The AIO-104+8 requires 5V.
Contemporary Plc's Developer Solutions International division has launched Component One's Query 1.0 product, an ActiveX control
designed to enable users to add ad hoc querying to applications developed in Visual Basic, VC++ and Delphi.