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Window Search

Posted On 2017-09-12 by BlackBeltVB
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How to search for a specific window handle. Finds a window knowing only a portion of caption. Includes a Variant Split() function for VB4 and VB5 that emulates the VB6 Split() function. 

Special Instructions

Uses the following API functions and messages:

  • GetWindow
  • SendMessage
    • WM_GETTEXT

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


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