Thread: Dialog question w/ win32 API

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    Dialog question w/ win32 API

    ok the function to create dialog box requires an hInstance param.
    Is there a way I can get this handle from inside the dialog procedure function. Thanks...

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    Try:
    Code:
    long hInstance = GetWindowLong(NULL, GWL_HINSTANCE);
    good luck
    Dharius

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    also..

    HINSTANCE hInst=GetModuleHandle(0);

    works just about anywhere.

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    thanks to both you, thats exactly what i needed

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