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#459799 - 03/01/18 09:49 AM [Band-in-a-Box for Windows] No toolbar on BiaB 2018
JohhnyBravo Offline
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Registered: 03/01/18
Posts: 3
The toolbar is totally missing from BiaB. Ctrl+T moves the chord sheet to accommodate for the needed space for the toolbar but still nothing appears. I have updated to the latest patch. If I open a song, it still plays fine, but no toolbars!

[img]https://drive.google.com/open?id=18IehNpP4ufX-ZdwbHhJ3Wn8c5lNnsEVN[/img]

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#459803 - 03/01/18 10:00 AM [Band-in-a-Box for Windows] Re: No toolbar on BiaB 2018 [Re: JohhnyBravo]
Andrew - PG Music Offline
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Hello,

I don't think the image you linked to is publicly viewable.
It sounds like you are somehow missing the toolbar images. Open your Band-in-a-Box (bb) folder and look for Data\Images\MainScreenButtons. Do you have that folder?
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#460921 - 03/06/18 04:58 PM [Band-in-a-Box for Windows] Re: No toolbar on BiaB 2018 [Re: Andrew - PG Music]
JohhnyBravo Offline
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Registered: 03/01/18
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You should be able to view the image now. I will check the folder when I get back home. Thanks!

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#460944 - 03/06/18 07:32 PM [Band-in-a-Box for Windows] Re: No toolbar on BiaB 2018 [Re: JohhnyBravo]
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Well, we can see the image now, and definitely there's no toolbar.

Let us know the results of Andrew's question.
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#461473 - 03/10/18 11:47 AM [Band-in-a-Box for Windows] Re: No toolbar on BiaB 2018 [Re: Andrew - PG Music]
JohhnyBravo Offline
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Registered: 03/01/18
Posts: 3
I do have that folder. It contains 20 folders within it along with 2 additional bmps.

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#478773 - 06/21/18 01:13 PM [Band-in-a-Box for Windows] Re: No toolbar on BiaB 2018 [Re: JohhnyBravo]
tconnelly Offline
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Registered: 08/11/14
Posts: 22
so what is the solution? I have the same issue, and I got a preinstalled HD, so I BETTER have the folder. My first impressions with 2018 are that this seems pretty buggy.

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#478821 - 06/22/18 12:39 AM [Band-in-a-Box for Windows] Re: No toolbar on BiaB 2018 [Re: tconnelly]
fiddler2007 Offline
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Registered: 12/22/07
Posts: 819
Don't know about BIAB's demands for graphic stuff in Windows, but with other (audio) software and plugins a GUI problem often is fixed by Visual basic updates or repairs, sometimes even DOT Net, DirectX. BIAB 516 and 519 sofar proved very stable on my Win10 64bit 1803 (Fall Creators). - F

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#479020 - 06/23/18 11:40 AM [Band-in-a-Box for Windows] Re: No toolbar on BiaB 2018 [Re: JohhnyBravo]
Jim Fogle Offline
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JohnnyBravo (great name by-the-way),

Try using the Windows control panel to change your computer's screen resolution setting. Depending on your computer graphic driver, you may have to restart the computer for the new setting to take effect.

This will cause the computer to "draw" screen images differently and it may "draw" the missing part of the image.

If this makes a difference, you likely can return to the original screen resolution and the image will be correct.
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#479040 - 06/23/18 01:27 PM [Band-in-a-Box for Windows] Re: No toolbar on BiaB 2018 [Re: fiddler2007]
Matt Finley Offline
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Originally Posted By: fiddler2007
Don't know about BIAB's demands for graphic stuff in Windows, but with other (audio) software and plugins a GUI problem often is fixed by Visual basic updates or repairs, sometimes even DOT Net, DirectX. BIAB 516 and 519 sofar proved very stable on my Win10 64bit 1803 (Fall Creators). - F
Good info about sources of graphics updates. But I can answer the first sentence: BIAB has a very low graphics requirement. Of all the components in a computer such as CPU, RAM, disk or SSD storage etc., graphics are at the bottom of the list to worry about for BIAB.
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