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Shutting down the Screen Saver

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How can I shut down running screensaver from within my Delphi 2.0 application? And how can I bring my application's main window above all other running applications? (Just once, not with fsStayOnTop - neither Show nor BringToFront doesn't work)

Thanx a lot...   Bocian
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by:Bocian
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SetCursorPos

This should work the same way as moving the mouse, and if the screensaver is not password protected it should stop running.

Regards,

Erik.
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by:Bocian
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Thanks, but how'bout the second part of my question? How to put the app's form above all others? Please, help...  Bocian
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by:sperling
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Hmmm...

Have you tried

  Application.Restore
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  Application.BringToFront?
or
  ShowWindow(Application.Handle, SW_SHOW)
or
  ShowWindow(Application.MainForm.Handle, SW_SHOW);


Regards,

Erik.
 
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