Function Reference


_WinAPI_AnimateWindow

Enables you to produce special effects when showing or hiding windows

#include <WinAPISysWin.au3>
_WinAPI_AnimateWindow ( $hWnd, $iFlags [, $iDuration = 1000] )

Parameters

$hWnd Handle to the window to animate.
$iFlags The flags that specify the type of animation.
This parameter can be one or more of the following values. Note that, by default, these flags take effect when showing a window.
To take effect when hiding a window, use AW_HIDE and a logical OR operator with the appropriate flags:
    $AW_ACTIVATE
    $AW_BLEND
    $AW_CENTER
    $AW_HIDE
    $AW_HOR_NEGATIVE
    $AW_HOR_POSITIVE
    $AW_SLIDE
    $AW_VER_NEGATIVE
    $AW_VER_POSITIVE
$iDuration [optional] Specifies how long it takes to play the animation, in milliseconds. Default is 1000.

Return Value

Success: True.
Failure: False, call _WinAPI_GetLastError() to get extended error information.

See Also

Search AnimateWindow in MSDN Library.

Example

#NoTrayIcon

#include <APISysConstants.au3>
#include <GUIConstantsEx.au3>
#include <MenuConstants.au3>
#include <TrayConstants.au3>
#include <WinAPIGdi.au3>
#include <WinAPISysWin.au3>
#include <WindowsConstants.au3>

Opt('TrayMenuMode', 1)

Local $hTray = ControlGetHandle('[CLASS:Shell_TrayWnd]', '', 'TrayNotifyWnd1')

Local $idTrayRestoreItem = TrayCreateItem('Restore')
TrayItemSetState(-1, $TRAY_DEFAULT)
TrayCreateItem('')
Local $idTrayExitItem = TrayCreateItem('Exit')
TraySetClick(8)

Global $g_hForm = GUICreate('Test ' & StringReplace(@ScriptName, '.au3', '()'))
Global $g_idDummy = GUICtrlCreateDummy()
GUIRegisterMsg($WM_SYSCOMMAND, 'WM_SYSCOMMAND')
GUISetState(@SW_SHOW)

While 1
    Switch TrayGetMsg()
        Case $idTrayRestoreItem
            _WinAPI_DrawAnimatedRects($g_hForm, _WinAPI_GetWindowRect($hTray), _WinAPI_GetWindowRect($g_hForm))
            GUISetState(@SW_SHOW, $g_hForm)
            TraySetState(2)
        Case $idTrayExitItem
            ExitLoop
    EndSwitch
    Switch GUIGetMsg()
        Case $GUI_EVENT_CLOSE
            _WinAPI_AnimateWindow($g_hForm, BitOR($AW_BLEND, $AW_HIDE))
            ExitLoop
        Case $g_idDummy ; Minimize
            _WinAPI_DrawAnimatedRects($g_hForm, _WinAPI_GetWindowRect($g_hForm), _WinAPI_GetWindowRect($hTray))
            GUISetState(@SW_HIDE, $g_hForm)
            TraySetState(1)
    EndSwitch
WEnd

Func WM_SYSCOMMAND($hWnd, $iMsg, $wParam, $lParam)
    #forceref $iMsg, $lParam

    Switch $hWnd
        Case $g_hForm
            Switch $wParam
                Case $SC_MINIMIZE
                    GUICtrlSendToDummy($g_idDummy)
                    Return 0
            EndSwitch
    EndSwitch
    Return $GUI_RUNDEFMSG
EndFunc   ;==>WM_SYSCOMMAND