List of Sample Applications that Include Source Code

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Visual FoxPro includes source code for all of the sample code files including:

  • API sample samples (Vfp\Api\Samples).
  • Client server samples (Vfp\Samples\Csapp). Available on the Windows platform only.
  • (Vfp\Samples\Mainsamp) including libraries, menus, forms, bitmaps, programs, and help.
  • (Vfp\Samples\Controls). This includes sample page frames, graphics, grids, lists, objects, timer and events
  • OLE automation samples (Vfp\Samples\Ole).
Visual FoxPro also includes source code for these programs:

  • Buildapp.prg (Vfp\Tools\Buildapp). Buildapp takes source code out of compiled applications (.app files), leaving only compiled code.
  • Convert.prg (Vfp\Tools\Convert). converts FoxPro version 2.x applications to Visual FoxPro version 3.0.
  • Cpzero.prg (Vfp\Tools\Cpzero).
  • Gendbc.prg (Vfp\Tools\Gendbc). This sample program takes an existing Visual FoxPro version 3.0 database and generates an output program (.prg file) that can be used to re-create that database.
  • Setconfig.scx. Available on the Macintosh platform only.
  • Transfrm.prg. Available on the Macintosh platform only.
  • Vfpstart.prg. This startup program loads Browser on the system menu.


The source code for the following Visual FoxPro applications is not included with the product.

  • However, the visual class libraries (.vcx files) and .bmp files are included.
  • The Builder.dbf table is included to allow you to register customized builders.


Article ID: 136587 - Last Review: February 24, 2014 - Revision: 2.1
  • Microsoft Visual FoxPro 3.0 Standard Edition
  • Microsoft Visual FoxPro 3.0b for Macintosh
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