Chilkat Examples

ChilkatHOMEAndroid™Classic ASPCC++C#Mono C#.NET Core C#C# UWP/WinRTDataFlexDelphi ActiveXDelphi DLLVisual FoxProJavaLianjaMFCObjective-CPerlPHP ActiveXPHP ExtensionPowerBuilderPowerShellPureBasicCkPythonChilkat2-PythonRubySQL ServerSwift 2Swift 3/4TclUnicode CUnicode C++Visual Basic 6.0VB.NETVB.NET UWP/WinRTVBScriptXojo PluginNode.jsExcelGo

Visual Basic 6.0 Web API Examples

Primary Categories

Facebook
GeoOp
Jira
PayPal
Peoplevox
QuickBooks

Shopify
Stripe
SugarCRM
Twitter
VoiceBase
Walmart
Xero
eBay
effectconnect

 

 

 

(Visual Basic 6.0) Twitter Tweet with an Image

Example to post a status update with an associated image/photo (or video).

Chilkat ActiveX Downloads

ActiveX for 32-bit and 64-bit Windows

' This example requires the Chilkat API to have been previously unlocked.
' See Global Unlock Sample for sample code.

' ----------------------------------------------------------------------
' This initial setup, which involves setting the OAuth1 properties and connecting
' to api.twitter.com, is only required once at the beginning.  Once connected, the same
' object instance may be re-used, and if necessary, it will automatically reconnect
' as needed.

' Assume we've previously obtained an access token and saved it to a JSON file..
Dim json As New ChilkatJsonObject
Dim success As Long
success = json.LoadFile("qa_data/tokens/twitter.json")

Dim rest As New ChilkatRest
Dim oauth1 As New ChilkatOAuth1

oauth1.ConsumerKey = "TWITTER_CONSUMER_KEY"
oauth1.ConsumerSecret = "TWITTER_CONSUMER_SECRET"
oauth1.Token = json.StringOf("oauth_token")
oauth1.TokenSecret = json.StringOf("oauth_token_secret")
oauth1.SignatureMethod = "HMAC-SHA1"
success = oauth1.GenNonce(16)

success = rest.SetAuthOAuth1(oauth1,0)

Dim bAutoReconnect As Long
bAutoReconnect = 1
success = rest.Connect("api.twitter.com",443,1,bAutoReconnect)
If (success <> 1) Then
    Debug.Print rest.LastErrorText
    Exit Sub
End If

' This ends the initial setup...
' ----------------------------------------------------------------------

Dim tweetContent As String
tweetContent = "This is a test tweet with an image."

' Send a tweet...
success = rest.ClearAllQueryParams()
success = rest.AddQueryParam("status",tweetContent)

' Add list of media_ids to associate with the Tweet. 
' You may include up to 4 photos or 1 animated GIF or 1 video in a Tweet.
' The image needs to have been previously uploaded.  The upload response gave us
' the media ID we'll use to associate this tweet with the image (or video)
' See Twitter Upload Media for sample code.
' This example will add just a single image/photo.
success = rest.AddQueryParam("media_ids","793137045996646400")

Dim resp As String
resp = rest.FullRequestFormUrlEncoded("POST","/1.1/statuses/update.json")
If (rest.LastMethodSuccess <> 1) Then
    Debug.Print rest.LastErrorText
    Exit Sub
End If

Dim jsonResponse As New ChilkatJsonObject
jsonResponse.EmitCompact = 0
success = jsonResponse.Load(resp)

If (rest.ResponseStatusCode <> 200) Then
    Debug.Print jsonResponse.Emit()
    Exit Sub
End If

' Show the successful response:
Debug.Print jsonResponse.Emit()
Debug.Print "Success."

' A successful JSON response looks like this:

' 	{
' 	  "created_at": "Mon Oct 31 20:25:17 +0000 2016",
' 	  "id": 793187104528347136,
' 	  "id_str": "793187104528347136",
' 	  "text": "This is a test tweet with an image. https:\/\/t.co\/4mcCL0k36x",
' 	  "truncated": false,
' 	  "entities": {
' 	    "hashtags": [
' 	    ],
' 	    "symbols": [
' 	    ],
' 	    "user_mentions": [
' 	    ],
' 	    "urls": [
' 	    ],
' 	    "media": [
' 	      {
' 	        "id": 793137045996646400,
' 	        "id_str": "793137045996646400",
' 	        "indices": [
' 	          36,
' 	          59
' 	        ],
' 	        "media_url": "http:\/\/pbs.twimg.com\/media\/CwHJ8OzVMAAojGR.jpg",
' 	        "media_url_https": "https:\/\/pbs.twimg.com\/media\/CwHJ8OzVMAAojGR.jpg",
' 	        "url": "https:\/\/t.co\/4mcCL0k36x",
' 	        "display_url": "pic.twitter.com\/4mcCL0k36x",
' 	        "expanded_url": "https:\/\/twitter.com\/chilkatsoft\/status\/793187104528347136\/photo\/1",
' 	        "type": "photo",
' 	        "sizes": {
' 	          "large": {
' 	            "w": 120,
' 	            "h": 120,
' 	            "resize": "fit"
' 	          },
' 	          "medium": {
' 	            "w": 120,
' 	            "h": 120,
' 	            "resize": "fit"
' 	          },
' 	          "thumb": {
' 	            "w": 120,
' 	            "h": 120,
' 	            "resize": "crop"
' 	          },
' 	          "small": {
' 	            "w": 120,
' 	            "h": 120,
' 	            "resize": "fit"
' 	          }
' 	        }
' 	      }
' 	    ]
' 	  },
' 	  "extended_entities": {
' 	    "media": [
' 	      {
' 	        "id": 793137045996646400,
' 	        "id_str": "793137045996646400",
' 	        "indices": [
' 	          36,
' 	          59
' 	        ],
' 	        "media_url": "http:\/\/pbs.twimg.com\/media\/CwHJ8OzVMAAojGR.jpg",
' 	        "media_url_https": "https:\/\/pbs.twimg.com\/media\/CwHJ8OzVMAAojGR.jpg",
' 	        "url": "https:\/\/t.co\/4mcCL0k36x",
' 	        "display_url": "pic.twitter.com\/4mcCL0k36x",
' 	        "expanded_url": "https:\/\/twitter.com\/chilkatsoft\/status\/793187104528347136\/photo\/1",
' 	        "type": "photo",
' 	        "sizes": {
' 	          "large": {
' 	            "w": 120,
' 	            "h": 120,
' 	            "resize": "fit"
' 	          },
' 	          "medium": {
' 	            "w": 120,
' 	            "h": 120,
' 	            "resize": "fit"
' 	          },
' 	          "thumb": {
' 	            "w": 120,
' 	            "h": 120,
' 	            "resize": "crop"
' 	          },
' 	          "small": {
' 	            "w": 120,
' 	            "h": 120,
' 	            "resize": "fit"
' 	          }
' 	        }
' 	      }
' 	    ]
' 	  },
' 	  "source": "\u003ca href=\"https:\/\/www.chilkatsoft.com\/\" rel=\"nofollow\"\u003eChilkatTestApp\u003c\/a\u003e",
' 	  "in_reply_to_status_id": null,
' 	  "in_reply_to_status_id_str": null,
' 	  "in_reply_to_user_id": null,
' 	  "in_reply_to_user_id_str": null,
' 	  "in_reply_to_screen_name": null,
' 	  "user": {
' 	    "id": 85647455,
' 	    "id_str": "85647455",
' 	    "name": "Chilkat Software",
' 	    "screen_name": "chilkatsoft",
' 	    "location": "",
' 	    "description": "",
' 	    "url": "https:\/\/t.co\/hSTR4sOuis",
' 	    "entities": {
' 	      "url": {
' 	        "urls": [
' 	          {
' 	            "url": "https:\/\/t.co\/hSTR4sOuis",
' 	            "expanded_url": "http:\/\/www.chilkatsoft.com",
' 	            "display_url": "chilkatsoft.com",
' 	            "indices": [
' 	              0,
' 	              23
' 	            ]
' 	          }
' 	        ]
' 	      },
' 	      "description": {
' 	        "urls": [
' 	        ]
' 	      }
' 	    },
' 	    "protected": false,
' 	    "followers_count": 41,
' 	    "friends_count": 0,
' 	    "listed_count": 4,
' 	    "created_at": "Tue Oct 27 19:56:13 +0000 2009",
' 	    "favourites_count": 0,
' 	    "utc_offset": null,
' 	    "time_zone": null,
' 	    "geo_enabled": false,
' 	    "verified": false,
' 	    "statuses_count": 16,
' 	    "lang": "en",
' 	    "contributors_enabled": false,
' 	    "is_translator": false,
' 	    "is_translation_enabled": false,
' 	    "profile_background_color": "C0DEED",
' 	    "profile_background_image_url": "http:\/\/abs.twimg.com\/images\/themes\/theme1\/bg.png",
' 	    "profile_background_image_url_https": "https:\/\/abs.twimg.com\/images\/themes\/theme1\/bg.png",
' 	    "profile_background_tile": false,
' 	    "profile_image_url": "http:\/\/pbs.twimg.com\/profile_images\/785893001012744195\/clLweDSg_normal.jpg",
' 	    "profile_image_url_https": "https:\/\/pbs.twimg.com\/profile_images\/785893001012744195\/clLweDSg_normal.jpg",
' 	    "profile_link_color": "0084B4",
' 	    "profile_sidebar_border_color": "C0DEED",
' 	    "profile_sidebar_fill_color": "DDEEF6",
' 	    "profile_text_color": "333333",
' 	    "profile_use_background_image": true,
' 	    "has_extended_profile": false,
' 	    "default_profile": true,
' 	    "default_profile_image": false,
' 	    "following": false,
' 	    "follow_request_sent": false,
' 	    "notifications": false,
' 	    "translator_type": "none"
' 	  },
' 	  "geo": null,
' 	  "coordinates": null,
' 	  "place": null,
' 	  "contributors": null,
' 	  "is_quote_status": false,
' 	  "retweet_count": 0,
' 	  "favorite_count": 0,
' 	  "favorited": false,
' 	  "retweeted": false,
' 	  "possibly_sensitive": false,
' 	  "lang": "en"
' 	}
' 

 

© 2000-2019 Chilkat Software, Inc. All Rights Reserved.