TrackBar

The latest version of the TrackBar control is 1.7.5, which has been released on August 21st, 2018. Donate
It is also available on GitHub.

License

TrackBar is free as in free beer. By downloading TrackBar you accept the following license:

MIT License

Copyright (c) 2006-2018 Timo Kunze

Permission is hereby granted, free of charge, to any person obtaining a copy
of this software and associated documentation files (the "Software"), to deal
in the Software without restriction, including without limitation the rights
to use, copy, modify, merge, publish, distribute, sublicense, and/or sell
copies of the Software, and to permit persons to whom the Software is
furnished to do so, subject to the following conditions:

The above copyright notice and this permission notice shall be included in all
copies or substantial portions of the Software.

THE SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED "AS IS", WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR
IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY,
FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NONINFRINGEMENT. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE
AUTHORS OR COPYRIGHT HOLDERS BE LIABLE FOR ANY CLAIM, DAMAGES OR OTHER
LIABILITY, WHETHER IN AN ACTION OF CONTRACT, TORT OR OTHERWISE, ARISING FROM,
OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE SOFTWARE OR THE USE OR OTHER DEALINGS IN THE
SOFTWARE.

Downloads

  • Installer (2.41 MiB)
    Contains the ANSI and Unicode editions of the control, a help file for each edition and some sample projects for Visual Basic 6 and C++/WTL10.
  • ZIP archive (918 KiB)
    Contains the ANSI and Unicode editions of the control and a help file for each edition.
  • Sourcecode

See below if you’re looking for older releases. The documentation of TrackBar is also available online.

Requirements

The control requires Windows XP, 2003, Vista, 2008, 7, 2008 R2, 8, 2012, 8.1, 2012 R2, 10, or 2016.

Changelog

The following changes have been made since the release of the previous version:

  • When dragging the control’s thumb from position 0 to 2, the event order now will be as follows:
    1. PositionChanging with change type pctBeginTrack, new position 1 (on thumb’s first move)
    2. PositionChanged with change type pctTracking, new position 1
    3. PositionChanging with change type pctTracking, new position 2
    4. PositionChanged with change type pctTracking, new position 2
    5. PositionChanged with change type pctEndTrack, new position 2 (on releasing the mouse button)

    Previously it has been:

    1. PositionChanging with change type pctTracking, new position 1
    2. PositionChanged with change type pctTracking, new position 1
    3. PositionChanging with change type pctTracking, new position 2
    4. PositionChanged with change type pctTracking, new position 2

View the full changelog.

Deprecated Versions

  • 1.7.4 (Installer, 2.41 MiB)
  • 1.7.4 (ZIP archive, 914 KiB)
  • 1.7.3 (Installer, 2.40 MiB)
  • 1.7.3 (ZIP archive, 911 KiB)
  • 1.7.2 (Installer, 2.39 MiB)
  • 1.7.2 (ZIP archive, 892 KiB)
  • 1.7.1 (Installer, 2.39 MiB)
  • 1.7.1 (ZIP archive, 893 KiB)
  • 1.7.0 (Installer, 2.39 MiB)
  • 1.7.0 (ZIP archive, 893 KiB)
  • 1.6.0 (Installer, 2.36 MiB)
  • 1.6.0 (ZIP archive, 870 KiB)
  • 1.5.2 (Installer, 2.37 MiB)
  • 1.5.2 (ZIP archive, 857 KiB)
  • 1.5.1 (Installer, 2.29 MiB)
  • 1.5.1 (ZIP archive, 779 KiB)
  • 1.5.0 (Installer, 2.28 MiB)
  • 1.5.0 (ZIP archive, 764 KiB)
  • 1.4.1 (Installer, 2.28 MiB)
  • 1.4.1 (ZIP archive, 760 KiB)
  • 1.4.0 (Installer, 2.30 MiB)
  • 1.4.0 (ZIP archive, 789 KiB)
  • 1.3.2 (Installer, 2.27 MiB) – This is the last version which supports Windows 2000.
  • 1.3.2 (ZIP archive, 749 KiB) – This is the last version which supports Windows 2000.
  • 1.3.1 (Installer, 2.21 MiB)
  • 1.3.1 (ZIP archive, 688 KiB)
  • 1.3.0 (Installer, 2.21 MiB)
  • 1.3.0 (ZIP archive, 685 KiB)
  • 1.2.3 (Installer, 2.19 MiB)
  • 1.2.3 (ZIP archive, 672 KiB)
  • 1.2.2 (Installer, 1.94 MiB)
  • 1.2.2 (ZIP archive, 572 KiB)
  • 1.2.1 (Installer, 1.94 MiB)
  • 1.2.1 (ZIP archive, 577 KiB)
  • 1.2.0 (ZIP archive, 559 KiB) – This is the last version which supports Windows 98, ME and NT 4.0.