USoft Developer and ActiveX
ActiveX is Microsoft's component technology. It is a set of standards that include:
ActiveX components can be embedded into applications. A growing number of vendors provide ActiveX components that offer everything from customizable user interface elements to database-aware charting controls to streaming media players. These components can now be used in USoft Applications. ActiveX components are often available for free, or you can build them yourself, using Visual Basic for example.
In a USoft Production environment, any components that form part of the application must be installed on the client machines. It is your responsibility to verify the quality and integrity of any ActiveX controls that you use.
Before ActiveX controls can be used in an application, the same version of these controls have to exist on: