How to use BeauGauge ActiveX control in your Visual Basic 6.0 project

BeauGauge Instrumentation Suite's BeauGauge Control will manage to display the finally designed control template in the user interface. It is an ActiveX control, which can be taken anywhere to use ActiveX control, including all mainstream IDEs (Integrated Development Environment). The use process of the control in IDE is demonstrated as below:

IDE (Integrated Development Environment) is Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0.

1. Launch Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0.


  1. 2. New a "Standard EXE" project.


    3. Right click the toolbax and select "Components..." menu.


    4. In "Controls" tab, select the checkbox before "BeauGauge ActiveX Control module" and click "OK".
    (If you are trial user, please install "BeauGauge Control Trial". Click here to download.)


  2. 5. Drag the newly added item in the toolbox to the form.


    6. Select "Properties..." in the right-click menu of the control.


    7. Import the control template file "gauge1.gauge". The template file can be removed after it has been imported to  project.
    (If you could not find "gauge1.gauge", click here to download.)


    8. Control loading is done, see as below:

  3. 9. Download the Project.


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