changing code to something else

This is a discussion on changing code to something else within the C++ Programming forums, part of the General Programming Boards category; i have this code that simulates alt+enter so dos screen goes to fullscreen and i was wondering how to change ...

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    changing code to something else

    i have this code that simulates alt+enter so dos screen goes to fullscreen and i was wondering how to change it so that it simulates the user presing alt+F4. heres tge code
    Code:
    void fullscreen()          //another cool trick that I use to make it full screen or back to normal size
    {
    keybd_event(VK_MENU,0x38,0,0);
    keybd_event(VK_RETURN,0x1c,0,0);
    keybd_event(VK_RETURN,0x1c,KEYEVENTF_KEYUP,0);
    keybd_event(VK_MENU,0x38,KEYEVENTF_KEYUP,0);
    }
    i dont really get how i would change it can some1 please help me??
    any help is appreciated.

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    ok i looked at that and i kindaa undeerstand the key event function thing but i cant find anything on there that shows a list of key codes, jst stuff like capslock, numlock, scroll lock and some other ones?

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    Here is a link for you to read cause I am felling nice
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    >>simulates the user presing alt+F4
    I suppose you could simulate alt, and then f4, and then release both... or you could try getting a handle to the console window and then use PostMessage() or SendMessage() to post a WM_CLOSE message.
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    thx a LOT prog i got it working perfect now

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