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Why doesnt my window manager display minimize, maximize and close button on titlebar?

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I am trying to write my own window manager, but I can not find out why minimize, maximize and close aren't visible until I move window out of screen and then drag back.

Could anyone tell me what should I do differently.

Zip file contains images and source below.


#include <WinAPI.au3>
#include <WindowsConstants.au3>
#include <Constants.au3>
#include <array.au3>
#include <GUIConstantsEx.au3>
#include <GUIConstantsEx.au3>
#include <StaticConstants.au3>

$var = WinList()
Dim $captured[1][7]
$TitleHeight = _WinAPI_GetSystemMetrics($SM_CYCAPTION)
$TitleHeight += _WinAPI_GetSystemMetrics($SM_CXFRAME)
$BorderWidht = _WinAPI_GetSystemMetrics($SM_CYFRAME)
For $i = 1 To $var[0][0]
    If $var[$i][0] <> "" And HasState($var[$i][1], 2) Then
        If $var[$i][0] <> "Program Manager" Then
            $size = WinGetPos($var[$i][0])
            ReDim $captured[UBound($captured) + 1][7]
            $hGUI = GUICreate($var[$i][0], $size[2]-(2 * $BorderWidht), $size[3] - (2 * $BorderWidht) + 26, $size[0], $size[1], $WS_POPUP)
            $gui2 = GUICreate("", $size[2] - (2 * $BorderWidht), $size[3] - (2 * $BorderWidht), 0, 26, $WS_POPUP, $WS_EX_MDICHILD, $hGUI)
            $captured[UBound($captured) - 1][6] = $hGUI
            $captured[UBound($captured) - 1][0] = $var[$i][1]
            $captured[UBound($captured) - 1][1] = _WinAPI_GetWindowLong($captured[UBound($captured) - 1][0], $GWL_STYLE)
            $captured[UBound($captured) - 1][2] = _WinAPI_GetWindowLong($captured[UBound($captured) - 1][0], $GWL_EXSTYLE)
            _WinAPI_SetWindowLong($captured[UBound($captured) - 1][0], $GWL_EXSTYLE, $WS_EX_MDICHILD)
            _WinAPI_SetWindowLong($captured[UBound($captured) - 1][0], $GWL_STYLE, $WS_POPUP+$WS_VISIBLE)
            _WinAPI_SetParent($captured[UBound($captured) - 1][0], $gui2)
            WinMove($captured[UBound($captured) - 1][0], "", -$BorderWidht, -$TitleHeight)
;~          WinActivate($captured[UBound($captured) - 1][0])
            ConsoleWrite("Title: " & $var[$i][0] & " Handle: " & $captured[UBound($captured) - 1][0] & @CRLF)
            TitlebarCreate($hGUI, $var[$i][0], 23, 3, 24, 18)
;~          WinSetTrans($gui2,"",128)

While 1
;~  $nmsg = GUIGetMsg()
;~  If $nmsg  = -3 Then Exit
;~  for $i = 0 To UBound($captured) -1
;~      If $captured[$i][3] = $nmsg Then WinSetState($captured[$i][6],"",@SW_MINIMIZE)
;~  Next

Func HasState($handle, $iState)
    If BitAND(WinGetState($handle), $iState) Then
        Return 1
        Return 0

EndFunc   ;==>HasState

Func Release()
    For $i = 0 To UBound($captured) - 1
        _WinAPI_SetParent($captured[$i][0], 0)
        _WinAPI_SetWindowLong($captured[$i][0], $GWL_STYLE, $captured[$i][1])
        _WinAPI_SetWindowLong($captured[$i][0], $GWL_EXSTYLE, $captured[$i][2])
        WinMove($captured[$i][0], "", 0, 0)
EndFunc   ;==>Release

Func TitlebarCreate($hWnd, $Text, $height, $fromtop, $buttonW, $ButtonH)
    $pos = WinGetPos($hWnd)
    GUICtrlCreatePic(@ScriptDir & "\TitleBar.bmp", 0, 0, $pos[2], $height, BitOR($SS_NOTIFY, $WS_GROUP,$WS_CLIPSIBLINGS), $GUI_WS_EX_PARENTDRAG)
;~  GuiCtrlSetState(-1,$GUI_DISABLE)
    $captured[UBound($captured) - 1][3] = GUICtrlCreatePic(@ScriptDir & "\minimize.bmp", $pos[2] - 20 - ($buttonW * 3), $fromtop, $buttonW, $ButtonH,$WS_VISIBLE)
    $captured[UBound($captured) - 1][4] = GUICtrlCreatePic(@ScriptDir & "\maximize.bmp", $pos[2] - 17 - ($buttonW * 2), $fromtop, $buttonW, $ButtonH,$WS_VISIBLE)
    $captured[UBound($captured) - 1][5] = GUICtrlCreatePic(@ScriptDir & "\close.bmp", $pos[2] - 13 - ($buttonW), $fromtop, $buttonW, $ButtonH,$WS_VISIBLE)
    GUICtrlCreateLabel($Text, 7, $fromtop, StringLen($Text) * 11, Default, Default, $GUI_WS_EX_PARENTDRAG)
    GUICtrlSetBkColor(-1, -2)
    GUICtrlSetFont(-1, 10, 800, 0, "MS Sans Serif")
    GUICtrlSetColor(-1, 0xFFFFFF)
EndFunc   ;==>TitlebarCreate
Edited by E1M1


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There appears to be no relationship betwen the code you posted and the contents of the zip file you say has the source. Where, for example, is the raconfedit.eng.lng file? :)

If you want help, try and make it a bit easier, please. :)


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


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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Oh sorry. For some reason I copied wrong source. Thank you for notifying me. Post updated


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