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force a window to remain the topmost window

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Does anyone know of a way to programatically force a 'Take Register' window to remain the topmost window until the save button is pressed?

Regards

Jody

Mr Jody Kerley

Network Manager

Chatham South School

Letchworth Avenue

CHATHAM E: kerlj001@medway.org.uk

Kent W: www.chathamsouth.medway.sch.uk

ME4 6NT

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Does anyone know of a way to programatically force a 'Take Register' window to remain the topmost window until the save button is pressed?

Regards

Jody

Mr Jody Kerley

Network Manager

Chatham South School

Letchworth Avenue

CHATHAM E: kerlj001@medway.org.uk

Kent W: www.chathamsouth.medway.sch.uk

ME4 6NT

WinSetOnTop() function can help you.


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WinSetOnTop() function can help you.

Any chance of more detailed help please?

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#5 ·  Posted (edited)

You need the title of the window.

You can try to eye it, or just use au3info, I've had them with extra spaces on the end etc.

Here's the syntax to make a window always on top

WinSetOnTop( "Window Title", "", 1)

Here's the syntax to undo the always on top attribute

WinSetOnTop( "Window Title", "", 0)

I don't know of anything that would alert you to the Save button being clicked.

What changes on the window when you hit save?

Maybe we can monitor for something.

Kenny

Edited by ken82m

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