Get Window Handles - VB4 Version

Posted On 2017-07-25 by BlackBeltVB
Tags: VB6 Miscellaneous VB6 Windows API 
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How to retrieve window handles without subclassing. Fills a ListBox with top level parent window handles and titles. Another ListBox is filled with all window handles and titles. Also show how to terminate a process. 

GetHWND Demo

Special Instructions

Uses the following API functions:

  • CloseHandle
  • GetDesktopWindow
  • GetParent
  • GetWindow
  • GetWindowText
  • GetWindowThreadProcessId
  • OpenProcess
  • TerminateProcess


This code originally appeared on, and has been republished here with the permission of Matt Hart.

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