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It has been probably answered somewhere. I did a search and find something similar ('?do=embed' frameborder='0' data-embedContent>>) but that doesnt solve my problem. Have been trough other posts but I couldnt find it. I did look at those but could find nothing...:

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I am trying to get GUI toggle ontop and not ontop. Part of the code I want to put it in is:

#include <WindowsConstants.au3>
#include <GUIConstantsEx.au3>
#include <StaticConstants.au3>
#include <ButtonConstants.au3>

$hGUI = GUICreate("Toggle Not Working", 171, 699, -1, -1)
GUICtrlSetStyle(-1, $SS_RIGHT)
GUICtrlSetFont(-1, 8.5, 400, 0, "MS Shell Dlg", 5)
$oIE = ObjCreate("Shell.Explorer.2")
GUICtrlSetStyle(-1, $SS_RIGHT)

$hOntop = GUICtrlCreateButton("", 142, 628, 21, 21)
GUICtrlSetStyle(-1, $BS_ICON)
GUICtrlSetImage(-1, "ontop.ico")

Case $hMsg = $hButton1
Case $hMsg = $hButton207
Case $hMsg = $hOntop
GUICtrlSetState(-1, $WS_EX_TOPMOST)

I did tried with two buttons but couldnt switch it not to be on top. Because I already posting it would like to see an example with toggle if someone knows (with just one button). Thanks.

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#include <GUIConstantsEx.au3>
$hGUI = GUICreate("Toggle Not Working", 200, 200)
$c_Button_Ontop = GUICtrlCreateButton("Not OnTop", 10, 10, 140, 21)
While 1
$msg = GUIGetMsg()
If $msg = $GUI_EVENT_CLOSE Then ExitLoop
If $msg = $c_Button_Ontop Then _ToogleOnTop()
Func _ToogleOnTop()
Switch GUICtrlRead($c_Button_Ontop)
Case "Not OnTop"
Case Else
GUICtrlSetData($c_Button_Ontop,"Not OnTop")

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This works for me: :)

#include <GUIConstantsEx.au3>

$hGUI = GUICreate("Toggle Working", 171, 699, -1, -1)

GUICtrlSetFont(-1, 8.5, 400, 0, "MS Shell Dlg", 5)
$oIE = ObjCreate("Shell.Explorer.2")

$hOntop = GUICtrlCreateButton("Set On Top", 102, 628, 61, 21)


While 1
    Switch GUIGetMsg()
        Case $GUI_EVENT_CLOSE
        Case $hOntop
            If GUICtrlRead($hOntop) = "Set On Top" Then
                WinSetOnTop($hGUI, "", 1)
                GUICtrlSetData($hOntop, "Set NOT On Top")
                WinSetOnTop($hGUI, "", 0)
                GUICtrlSetData($hOntop, "Set On Top")

Edit: Guten tag, KaFu. Ich war zu langsam heute! :D

Edited by Melba23

Public_Domain.png.2d871819fcb9957cf44f4514551a2935.png Any of my own code posted anywhere on the forum is available for use by others without any restriction of any kind

Open spoiler to see my UDFs:


ArrayMultiColSort ---- Sort arrays on multiple columns
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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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Guys, thank You very much! Both answers work for me. I already put KaFus in a script but Melbas goes without Subfunction...   Which one should I mark as better (solved)?  Dont want to hurt anyones feelings...  Again, many thanks!

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Function is easier to understand, though I would pass as params.

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Updated: 22/04/2018

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