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My wife and I have a laptop hooked up to the TV via VGA for Hulu and other video watching in the living room. The laptop also serves double duty as a we browsing system for my wife while she is at home with the kids. When the kids are watching TV and Firefox has been left on the TV its unhandy for her to switch the TV back to VGA to pull the window over to the laptop screen so she ends up disabling the secondary monitor (the TV) to empty all the windows onto the primary (laptop screen). So I wrote her a little script to move Firefox to 0,0 and over a board evening at work it turned into this.

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Local $ahWinList = WinList(), $iNumberOfWindows = $ahWinList[0][0]
Local $iDesktopHypotenuse = Int(Sqrt(((@DesktopWidth * @DesktopWidth) + (@DesktopHeight * @DesktopHeight))))
Local $iNumberOfVisableWindows

For $i = 1 To $ahWinList[0][0]
 If $ahWinList[$i][0] <> "" And _isVisible($ahWinList[$i][1]) Then $iNumberOfVisableWindows = $iNumberOfVisableWindows + 1

Local $fMoveInc = $iDesktopHypotenuse / $iNumberOfVisableWindows
Local $fPercentOfScreen = $fMoveInc/$iDesktopHypotenuse

Local $iWidthInc = Int($fPercentOfScreen * @DesktopWidth)
Local $iWidthIncCollector = (@DesktopWidth - $iWidthInc*2)

Local $iHeightInc = Int($fPercentOfScreen * @DesktopHeight)
Local $iHeightIncCollector = (@DesktopHeight - $iHeightInc*2)

For $iCounter = 1 To $ahWinList[0][0]
 If $ahWinList[$iCounter][0] <> "" And _isVisible($ahWinList[$iCounter][1]) Then
  WinSetState($ahWinList[$iCounter][0], "", @SW_RESTORE)
  WinMove($ahWinList[$iCounter][0], "", $iWidthIncCollector, $iHeightIncCollector)
  $iWidthIncCollector = $iWidthIncCollector - $iWidthInc
  $iHeightIncCollector = $iHeightIncCollector - $iHeightInc

Func _isVisible($hWin)
 If BitAND(WinGetState($hWin), 2) Then
  Return True
  Return False

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