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(solved)GUISetstyle what am I doing wrong?

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MattHiggs

I have the following code which is meant to change the "extended style" of all the GUIs in the project, but it doesn't want to take.  I thought I followed the help file, when the tray icon is checked, leave the standard styles as their defaults and add $WS_EX_TOPMOST to the extended styles, and when unchecked, set the styles back to what the GUI was originally created with.  Please help:

#Region ;**** Directives created by AutoIt3Wrapper_GUI ****
#AutoIt3Wrapper_Res_SaveSource=y
#AutoIt3Wrapper_Res_requestedExecutionLevel=requireAdministrator
#AutoIt3Wrapper_Add_Constants=n
#EndRegion ;**** Directives created by AutoIt3Wrapper_GUI ****
#cs ----------------------------------------------------------------------------

 AutoIt Version: 3.3.15.0 (Beta)
 Author:         myName

 Script Function:
    Template AutoIt script.

#ce ----------------------------------------------------------------------------

; Script Start - Add your code below here
#include <GUIConstantsEx.au3>
; *** End added by AutoIt3Wrapper ***
; *** Start added by AutoIt3Wrapper ***
#include <FontConstants.au3>
; *** End added by AutoIt3Wrapper ***
; *** Start added by AutoIt3Wrapper ***
#include <ListViewConstants.au3>
#include <WindowsConstants.au3>
; *** End added by AutoIt3Wrapper ***
; *** Start added by AutoIt3Wrapper ***
#include <GUIConstants.au3>
; *** End added by AutoIt3Wrapper ***
; *** Start added by AutoIt3Wrapper ***
#include <AutoItConstants.au3>
#include <ListBoxConstants.au3>
#include <MsgBoxConstants.au3>
#include <Array.au3>
#include <GuiListView.au3>
#include <FileConstants.au3>
#include <StaticConstants.au3>
#include <ButtonConstants.au3>
#include <ComboConstants.au3>
#include <Constants.au3>
#include <Misc.au3>
#include <GuiButton.au3>
#include <MsgBoxConstants.au3>
#include <GuiListBox.au3>
#include <GuiListView.au3>
#include <Crypt.au3>
Const $path = @AppDataDir & "\filler"
Opt ( "TrayMenuMode", 1 )
$nonote = False
$TrayMenu = TrayCreateMenu ( "Settings" )
$settings1 = TrayCreateItem ( "Turn off notifications", $TrayMenu )
TrayItemSetState ( -1, Int ( IniRead ( $path & "\infostore.ini", "Tray Settings", "No Notifications", "68" ) ) )
$settings2 = TrayCreateItem ( "Keep Window on top", $TrayMenu )
TrayItemSetState ( -1, Int ( IniRead ( $path & "\infostore.ini", "Tray Settings", "On top", "68" ) ) )

$Form1_1 = GUICreate("Form filler", 701, 659, 317, 125, BitOR($GUI_SS_DEFAULT_GUI, $WS_MAXIMIZEBOX, $WS_SIZEBOX, $WS_THICKFRAME, $WS_TABSTOP))
If TrayItemGetState ( $settings2 ) = 65 Then
    GUISetStyle ( -1, $WS_EX_TOPMOST )
EndIf
GUISetState(@SW_SHOW, $Form1_1)
While 1
    $tmsg = TrayGetMsg ()
    $nMsg = GUIGetMsg()
    Switch $tmsg
        Case $TrayMenu
        Case $settings1
            #Region --- CodeWizard generated code Start ---

;MsgBox features: Title=Yes, Text=Yes, Buttons=OK, Icon=None
MsgBox($MB_OK,"State",TrayItemGetState ($settings1))
#EndRegion --- CodeWizard generated code End ---

            If TrayItemGetState ( $settings1 ) = 65 Then
                IniWrite ( $path & "\infostore.ini", "Tray Settings", "No Notifications", "65" )
            ElseIf TrayItemGetState ( $settings1 ) = 68 Then
                IniWrite ( $path & "\infostore.ini", "Tray Settings", "No Notifications", "68" )
            Else
            EndIf

        Case $settings2

            If TrayItemGetState ( $settings2 ) = 65 Then
                IniWrite ( $path & "\infostore.ini", "Tray Settings", "On top", "65" )
                GUISetStyle ( -1, $WS_EX_TOPMOST, $Form1_1 )
            ElseIf TrayItemGetState ( $settings2 ) = 68 Then
                IniWrite ( $path & "\infostore.ini", "Tray Settings", "On top", "68" )
                GUISetStyle ( BitOR($GUI_SS_DEFAULT_GUI, $WS_MAXIMIZEBOX, $WS_SIZEBOX, $WS_THICKFRAME, $WS_TABSTOP), 0, $Form1_1 )
            Else
            EndIf

    EndSwitch

    Switch $nMsg
        Case $GUI_EVENT_CLOSE
            Exit
    EndSwitch

WEnd

While this is a snippet of the code, it is the portion which illustrates my issue and can be compiled, so have at it.

Edited by MattHiggs

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InunoTaishou

I've never had any luck with getting GUISetStyle to work. Try this instead

Case $settings2
            ; If window does not have the $WS_EX_TOPMOST
            If (BitAND(_WinAPI_GetWindowLong($Form1_1, $GWL_EXSTYLE), $WS_EX_TOPMOST) <> $WS_EX_TOPMOST) Then
                WinSetOnTop($Form1_1, "", True)
            Else
                WinSetOnTop($Form1_1, "", False)
            EndIf

 

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MattHiggs

Thanks.  Hadn't thought to use Winsetontop.  Sure made that easy.  appreciate it.

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