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How to close window without killing it?

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Hi,

My problem is this: When i restart/shutdown Windows (i mean the OS), all my opened windows is closed by "themselfs", even those one ho have a confirm popup message box, for example Opera Browser, if i close it, i get message box that ask me if i really want to exit (i set an options this way), but when i restart/shutdown Windows, this message box not shown...

So, what i am asking is, how can i close windows the same as OS Windows does? :)

I tried DllCalls...

;$WM_CLOSE = 0x0010
$hWnd = WinGetHandle("[REGEXPTITLE:(?i).*- Opera; CLASS:OpWindow]")
DLLCall("user32.dll", "int", "SendMessage", "hwnd", $hWnd, "int", 0x0010, "int", 0, "int", 0)

But it's the same as WinClose() :P - is it possible to close windows and suppress the confirming messages? And not only in Opera's case, i want to able cloe any window like this..


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Does WinKill do what you want?


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Does WinKill do what you want?

No, the message popups twice, it seems that WinKill make a two WinClose() attempts :)

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#4 ·  Posted (edited)

It must depend on the app. It kills Notepad just fine - even if the text has not been saved. Would ProcessClose be to "rude"?

Edit: or is that what you meant by "without killing it"?

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It must depend on the app

But when Windos is reboots/shutdown, it close all windows, i not believe that there is some kind of database that hold in it methods to close certain app :P

Would ProcessClose be to "rude"?

Very "rude"...

or is that what you meant by "without killing it"?

Exactly :)

I need to close "gently", as Windows does when it reboot/shutdown.


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...I need to close "gently", as Windows does when it reboot/shutdown.

This is all I found: http://www.autoitscript.com/forum/index.php?showtopic=20893

I seem to recall a detailed discussion about what Windows sends apps during the shutdown process - but I could not locate it.


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This is all I found:

Thank you for you tries to help, i really appreciate it.

I will try to find some topics about SendMessage with WM_CLOSE...


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