When you use a timer, VB uses a new thread for the TIMER sub.
You can use this little trick to do some work in a new thread
Daniel Vilc - MCSE
>I have a winsock program written in visual basic, that sends mail via SMTP
>to my mail host (stress testing it).
>However it can only send one message at a time (so it's hardly a stress
>Does anyone know how (and if so could you tell me) to get the visual basic
>program/winsock control to open multiple threads.
>Do I need several controls? If so how do I get them running in parallel?
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