This control enables your webpage (or program) to display a so called Splash Screen.
This is mostly used to give the User some graphical response while your program is
loading. On a webpage the computer could download some graphics or sounds meanwhile. It
has got a very simple interface: You just set its properties and then call the Display
method (e.g. in the form/load procedure). The control then displays the Splash Screen for
a preset time (DisplayTime property), till the user clicks on it or it is hidden by the
If you want to use the control on your page, you either have to download the SlowMotionButton.CAB file
and set CODEBASE to a custom URL or have to replace the CODEBASE with the complete URL of
this CAB "http://www.A-SoftTech.com/ActiveX/ASoftSplashScreen.cab" (as shown
Name of property/event:
Your warning to the World - this' mine (bottom left).
License Text (Top right).
The name of you company (or yours).
The name of what you are splashing.
The platform of your product.
The current version of your product.
Your copyright Text or any annotations you have to make.
You may change this string if you enter annotations instead of copyright information
for CopyrightText; Standard: "Copyright:".
Sets the time the Splash Screen is shown in milliseconds - if 0 The user ALWAYS has to
click on the Splash Screen to go on; Standard: 0.
The FileName of the Picture file to be shown.
The URL of the Picture; if omitted the program searches for a local copy of Picture.
Displays the Splash Screen.
Hides a currently visible Splash Screen without waiting for user or timer.
Fired after Splash Screen has been displayed.
Fired after Splash Screen has been hidden (by User, timer or UnDisplay method).
Here a Example of A-Soft Splash Screen:
A-Soft Splash Screen Control was written entirely by A. Nahr. The control was finished
in the version 1.0 on the 21st of April 1997.