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Required plugins for this example: MBS Images Plugin, MBS Main Plugin, MBS Picture Plugin
You find this example project in your Plugins Download as a Xojo project file within the examples folder: /Picture/StringToPicture
This example is the version from Sun, 17th Mar 2012.
Project "StringToPicture.rbp"
Class App Inherits Application
Const kEditClear = "&Delete"
Const kFileQuit = "&Quit"
Const kFileQuitShortcut = ""
End Class
Class Window1 Inherits Window
EventHandler Sub Open() dim p as Picture = LogoMBS(500) dim s as string = PictureToJPEGStringMBS(p, 75) Backdrop = StringToPicture(s) End EventHandler
Function StringToPicture(data as string) As Picture // self made String To Picture method without QuickTime // needs TIFF, JPEG, Picture, PNG and GIF Plugins if lenb(data)<10 then Return nil dim m as MemoryBlock = leftb(data, 10) Select case m.UInt8Value(0) case &h42 // BMP // from Picture plugin Return BMPStringtoPictureMBS(data) case &h47 // GIF // from GIF plugin Return GifStringToPictureMBS(data) case &h49 // I, Tiff for Intel format // from tiff plugin Return TIFFStringToPictureMBS(data) case &h4D // M, Tiff for Motorola (PPC) format Return TIFFStringToPictureMBS(data) case &hFF // JPEG // from JPEG plugins Return JPEGStringToPictureMBS(data, true) end Select End Function
End Class
MenuBar MenuBar1
MenuItem FileMenu = "&File"
MenuItem FileQuit = "#App.kFileQuit"
MenuItem EditMenu = "&Edit"
MenuItem EditUndo = "&Undo"
MenuItem UntitledMenu1 = "-"
MenuItem EditCut = "Cu&t"
MenuItem EditCopy = "&Copy"
MenuItem EditPaste = "&Paste"
MenuItem EditClear = "#App.kEditClear"
MenuItem UntitledMenu0 = "-"
MenuItem EditSelectAll = "Select &All"
End MenuBar
End Project

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