Virtually pressing a button

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    How do I virtually press this button? (HWND hMyButton)

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    SendMessage() and use BN_CLICKED
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    SendMessage(hMyButton, BN_CLICKED, 1, NULL);

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    SendMessage(hDialog, WM_COMMAND, MAKEWPARAM(ID_MYBUTTON, BN_CLICKED) , hwndMyButton );

    should have MAKEWPARAM() ( and MAKELPARAM() ) from including Windows.h
    "Man alone suffers so excruciatingly in the world that he was compelled to invent laughter."
    Friedrich Nietzsche

    "I spent a lot of my money on booze, birds and fast cars......the rest I squandered."
    George Best

    "If you are going through hell....keep going."
    Winston Churchill

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    Okay, I got it, thanks.
    Last edited by Queatrix; 08-19-2005 at 10:33 AM.

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