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Bobo PSC Monitor Update

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Submitted on: 2/1/2015 5:25:00 PM
By: MrBobo (from psc cd)  
Level: Intermediate
User Rating: By 7 Users
Compatibility: VB 6.0
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     This tiny app will inform you of new submissions on PSC and demonstrates how to implement ownerdrawn menus to add icons and change the font/color of your menus in the simplest way possible. Years ago I posted a submission to monitor for new submissions on PSC. That submission did much more than check for new postings and as such it broke one of codings' golden rules - never hardcode addresses/strings. For that app it was neccessary, but as is inevitable, things changed at PSC and elements of that app have become inoperative accordingly. I've simplified this app to only check for new submissions and the only hard coded address used is one that is unlikely to change until a complete revamp of PSC occurs.

 
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