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Subject: RE: Windows 7 Taskbar
Thread ID: 373301 Message ID: 373407 # Views: 51 # Ratings: 0
Version: Visual FoxPro 9 SP2 Category: Windows 7 and VFP
Date: Friday, March 22, 2013 2:46:36 AM         
   


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> > Check Retrieving Windows TaskBar Size and Location
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Code written by Eric den Doop ME
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> > Borislav Borissov
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> > Against Stupidity the Gods themselves Contend in Vain - Johann Christoph Friedrich von Schiller
> > The only thing normal about database guys is their tables.
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> Hi Boris,
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> I've added a toggle button to a form that calls HideTaskBar or ShowTaskBar.
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> It does what it claims to do but an interesting consequence of calling HideTaskBar from this button is that it seems to deactivate all the ToolTips on the form.
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> If I click on one of the buttons and just do something (anything at all it seems) then the ToolTips start working again.
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> Any ideas?
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> Regards,
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> Russell.

Possibly that the form is losing focus when you call the API's.

Maybe the next line of your code after closing/hiding the taskbar should be to ACTIVATE the VFP window. That can also be done by API's.

Bernard

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Windows 7 Taskbar Posted by Russell Hill @ 3/21/2013 2:28:13 AM
RE: Windows 7 Taskbar Posted by Borislav Borissov @ 3/21/2013 8:33:14 AM
RE: Windows 7 Taskbar Posted by Russell Hill @ 3/21/2013 12:19:21 PM
RE: Windows 7 Taskbar Posted by Russell Hill @ 3/22/2013 1:23:14 AM
RE: Windows 7 Taskbar Posted by Bernard Bout @ 3/22/2013 2:46:36 AM
RE: Windows 7 Taskbar Posted by Russell Hill @ 3/22/2013 2:58:57 AM
RE: Windows 7 Taskbar Posted by Stefan Wuebbe @ 3/22/2013 6:21:39 AM
RE: Windows 7 Taskbar Posted by Russell Hill @ 3/23/2013 12:05:06 PM