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    Sending key...

    How can i send a key to a hwnd?
    I want return (enter) to be sent to a hwnd

    SendMessage(edit, WM_KEYDOWN, 0, (LPARAM)VK_RETURN);

    didnt work.What should i use?
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    try sending a WM_KEYUP after it, or just sending it as a WM_CHAR.
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