Creating a CAB File

Internet Explorer User's Guide > Creating ActiveX Documents in Visual Basic

Text Control comes with a pre-built CAB file, but, as we need to create a CAB file for the ActiveX document anyway, we simply include the Text Control files there, and do not use the pre-built CAB.

The CAB file is created with Visual Basic's Package and Deployment Wizard. Having started it, follow these steps:

The Wizard will create a CAB file, a document file, and a HTML file. All required Text Control files will be included automatically.