Support for Internet Control Pack

ID: Q156692



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The Microsoft Internet Control Pack (also referred to as the Internet ActiveX Controls) is a series of ActiveX controls that gives developers direct access to the most up-to-date Internet protocols (WinSockTCP, WinSockUDP, FTP, HTTP, HTML, POP, SMTP, and NNTP) in applications developed using Microsoft Visual Basic, Visual FoxPro, Visual C++, and Access. While these controls are very powerful, support for them is limited.


The Microsoft Internet Control Pack (ICP) web site on provides you with everything you need to know to use the Internet ActiveX Controls, including samples and FAQs and in- depth discussion of each control. Other than the information provided on this web site, Microsoft does not provide support for any of these controls.

The controls currently provided with the ICP are:

    FTP ActiveX control  (client)
    HTML ActiveX control (client)
    HTTP ActiveX control (client)
    NNTP ActiveX control (client)
    POP ActiveX control  (client)
    SMTP ActiveX control (client)
    Winsock TCP ActiveX control (client and server)
    WinSock UDP ActiveX control (client and server)

Questions on these controls should be directed to:

    10725 North De Anza Blvd.
    Cupertino, CA 95014
    (408) 973-7171 sales phone
    (408) 257-6405 fax
    (408) 973-8181 support phone

NOTE: The third-party contact information included in this article is provided to help you find the technical support you need. This contact information is subject to change without notice. Microsoft in no way guarantees the accuracy of this third-party contact information.

KBCategory: kbhowto KBSubcategory: AXSDKControls Additional reference words: 1.00 kbdsi

Keywords          : kbpolicy AXSDKControls 
Version           : 1.00
Platform          : WINDOWS

Last Reviewed: June 23, 1998