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GUI over current window like MsgBox handled to a GUI

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Hi,

I have a popup like GUI which displays a wait message, to make it shows I only change transparency of it.

It works for the main GUI, but the childs of the main GUI, my popup window appears behind...

Here is the popup window :

$GUI_Wait = GUICreate("", 250, 37, -1, -1, $WS_CAPTION, $WS_EX_TOOLWINDOW, $GUI)

WinSetTrans($GUI_Wait, "", 0)
GUISetState(@SW_SHOW, $GUI_Wait)


Func _GUIWait_SHOW()
    GUISetState(@SW_DISABLE, $GUI)
    WinSetTrans($GUI_Wait, "", 255)
EndFunc   ;==>_GUIWait_SHOW

Func _GUIWait_HIDE()
    WinSetTrans($GUI_Wait, "", 0)
    If Not WinActive($GUI) Then WinActivate($GUI)
    GUISetState(@SW_ENABLE, $GUI)
EndFunc   ;==>_GUIWait_HIDE

But it's not very good... what I want is a kind of MsgBox which when is shown, you can't click on other guis and the popup window is always over guis and not over all windows like topmost style

$GUI=GUICreate("")
GUISetState()
MsgBox(64, "", "", 0, $GUI)

Br, FireFox.

Edited by FireFox

 

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When you call your pop up window, you can always hide the other GUI windows. Or at the very least disable them and set the focus to your pop up window.


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