Taskbar Entry for modal Dialog?

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    Taskbar Entry for modal Dialog?

    Well I also have a Dialog as main window, but a modal one. Now I want it to be listed in the taskbar like a normal window. Is that possible?

    Sorry I posted this twice. I thing an own topic for it will let the answer come sooner (if ever)

    thanks,

    PrivatePanic
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    Re: Taskbar Entry for modal Dialog?

    Originally posted by PrivatePanic
    Well I also have a Dialog as main window, but a modal one. Now I want it to be listed in the taskbar like a normal window. Is that possible?

    Sorry I posted this twice. I thing an own topic for it will let the answer come sooner (if ever)

    thanks,

    PrivatePanic
    Why not make it modeless if its a main window?

    Lookup CreateDialog()

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    Well that may have been a possibility, I found out how to give the modal dialogbox a taskbar entry, tho. Just use the extended Window style "EX_APPWINDOW" on the Dialog.

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