Write a Instant messanger with Visual Basic 6 May not use any 3rd party .DLL Must use TCP/IP Winsock Will need a client and server. Client will contact server for a list of those online, client will then allow user to make a direct connection to another online user. There should be a text file that holds the IP of the server. Users should be able to contact more than one other user at the same time via differant windows. Yahoo and AIM are good examples of what is needed. A bonus will be paid for excellent work. A bonus will be paid for fast work as well. There will be other projects. Please provide a bid, your background, and a outline of how the program will operate.
1) Complete and fully-functional working program(s) in executable form as well as complete source code of all work done.
2) Deliverables must be in ready-to-run condition, as follows (depending on the nature of the deliverables):
a) For web sites or other server-side deliverables intended to only ever exist in one place in the Buyer's environment--Deliverables must be installed by the Seller in ready-to-run condition in the Buyer's environment.
b) For all others including desktop software or software the buyer intends to distribute: A software installation package that will install the software in ready-to-run condition on the platform(s) specified in this bid request.
3) All deliverables will be considered "work made for hire" under U.S. Copyright law. Buyer will receive exclusive and complete copyrights to all work purchased. (No GPL, GNU, 3rd party components, etc. unless all copyright ramifications are explained AND AGREED TO by the buyer on the site per the coder's Seller Legal Agreement).
Windows ... VB6