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Controlling MsgBox location

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rbaguley

Hey, I am using MsgBox to show a simple yes/no dialog for the user to click on. Is there a simple way to control where this box shows up? I am running on a dual monitor system, and I would like it to show on the secondary monitor rather than right bang in the middle of the primary one.

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AdmiralAlkex

Here's one way:

Run(@AutoItExe & ' /AutoIt3ExecuteLine "WinMove(WinWait(''MsgBox to move'', ''Testing 123''), ''Testing 123'', 0, 0)"')

MsgBox(0, "MsgBox to move", "Testing 123")

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Melba23

rbaguley,

Or you could use this excellent UDF as a replacement for the MsgBox. :idea:

M23


Any of my own code posted anywhere on the forum is available for use by others without any restriction of any kind._______My UDFs:

Spoiler

ArrayMultiColSort ---- Sort arrays on multiple columns
ChooseFileFolder ---- Single and multiple selections from specified path treeview listing
Date_Time_Convert -- Easily convert date/time formats, including the language used
ExtMsgBox --------- A highly customisable replacement for MsgBox
GUIExtender -------- Extend and retract multiple sections within a GUI
GUIFrame ---------- Subdivide GUIs into many adjustable frames
GUIListViewEx ------- Insert, delete, move, drag, sort, edit and colour ListView items
GUITreeViewEx ------ Check/clear parent and child checkboxes in a TreeView
Marquee ----------- Scrolling tickertape GUIs
NoFocusLines ------- Remove the dotted focus lines from buttons, sliders, radios and checkboxes
Notify ------------- Small notifications on the edge of the display
Scrollbars ----------Automatically sized scrollbars with a single command
StringSize ---------- Automatically size controls to fit text
Toast -------------- Small GUIs which pop out of the notification area

 

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