System Tray

Posted On 2017-08-30 by BlackBeltVB
Tags: VB6 Windows API VB6 System Services 
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How to "put" your program in the System Tray. Responds to mouse click without needing a callback procedure. 

Special Instructions

Uses the following API functions:

  • GetWindowThreadProcessID
  • Shell_NotifyIcon


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

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