RC Car V4.0
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RC Car V4.0

Updated Feb 25, 2004 by Tombalaci

Comment #1 Saturday, February 21, 2004 7:31 AM
You lost one point for lack of controlability,,However my boss is gonna kill me when he catches me playing with this at work..LOL very cool Idea...
Comment #2 Saturday, February 21, 2004 10:41 PM
Suggestions on improving the controlability is indeed needed. I tried my best with the given functionality in DX2.1. If there is anything I missed, let me know.

Is that your boss peeking over your cube there?
Comment #3 Sunday, February 22, 2004 4:31 AM
Slightly hard to control, but I have a idea.

Use other keys like 'W' and 'S' to control speed and it could be bit easier to control.
Comment #4 Sunday, February 22, 2004 8:18 PM
Hmmm. The main problem with the car is that in DX2.1 you cannot have both key events down and up. If that was possible, this whole thing would be vastly improved. (Admins: *wink* *wink*)

Thanks for the suggestion XX.
Comment #5 Friday, February 27, 2004 3:48 AM
Nice object. I hope you don't mind but i re-edited to enable it to work on all multi-monitor setups. The relevant code is:

Dim Top
Dim Left
Top = Object.Top + speed * sin(moveDirection * PI / 180)
Left = Object.Left + speed * cos(moveDirection * PI / 180)
If Top System.VScreenTop + System.VScreenHeight - 105 Then
Top = System.VScreenTop + System.VScreenHeight - 105
End If
If Left System.VScreenLeft + System.VScreenWidth - 105 Then
Left = System.VScreenLeft + System.VScreenWidth - 105
End If
Object.Top = Top
Object.Left = Left

I have no idea if that will look like code when the comment system displays it. I couldn't find your email or I'd of sent via that.
Comment #6 Friday, February 27, 2004 3:50 AM
As you see, it's lost some things due to the greater and less than symbols. Feel free to email me at jerry@baconsandwich.org and I'll mail it over.

hello world test
Comment #7 Friday, February 27, 2004 1:06 PM
I see what you did. My multi monitors are setup side by side and I didn't know what the values are like once the monitors are on top of eachother. Thanks for the edit.
Comment #8 Sunday, February 29, 2004 9:39 PM
Very cool and now I wish I had a bigger monitor.
Comment #9 Tuesday, March 16, 2004 8:42 PM
Does it still spin around endlessly
Comment #10 Wednesday, March 17, 2004 11:50 AM
Uhm, dunno what you mean. Was it ever spinning around endlessly?
Comment #11 Sunday, April 11, 2004 1:53 AM
Excellent concept and creativity.
Comment #12 Sunday, November 28, 2004 3:47 PM
very very very cool
victoria wingfield
Comment #13 Friday, December 3, 2004 9:31 PM
i cant find mine
Comment #14 Monday, December 6, 2004 7:24 PM
Vic: Open up the list of objects and change it's X and Y coordinates to 0,0.

Thx Real_Ant and SelfExiled! Enjoy...
Comment #15 Friday, January 14, 2005 1:03 AM
The latest version works very well!
Comment #16 Friday, November 17, 2006 10:39 AM
haha this is pretty sweet...thanks!
Comment #17 Thursday, April 26, 2007 8:55 AM
lol the car went off screen and can't get it back

gOOd Job thOugh

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