How to get a window handle in MFC?

 I'm using VC40 to develope a application about audio compression. Some of the ACM functions need to be provided a user defined application instance as parameter. I guess it is something like a window handle. Currently I'm using a dialog box as the main window. How can I get the handle of this dialog. There is also a list box in the dialog box. Does this listbox have handle? if so, how can i get it?

Thanks in advance!
Ryan
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jabaConnect With a Mentor Commented:
If ACM functions want applications instance you need to call AfxGetInstanceHandle() to get HINSTANCE of you applications. How handle of window.

P.S. to get handle of any window object in MFC , use GEtSafeHwnd() method. All CWnd derived classes have it

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jabaCommented:
Forgot somthing.
About dialog. You can add member variable of ( as control) in ClassWizard and use m_cListbox.GetSafeHWnd()
Or , inside dialog functions , you can call GetDlgItem(IDC_LIST)->GetSafeHwnd();
Really , you can call SDK functions:
void CMyDialog::OnOK ()
{
HWND hDlg = GetSafeHwnd();
HWND hListBox = ::GetDlgItem(hDlg, IDC_LIST) ;
// IDC_LIST - recource ID of lisbox
}

about getting handle of dialog. If you using modeless dialog :
CMyDlg dlg(this);
dlg.Create();
HWND hDialog = dlg.GetSafeHWnd();
If you using modal dialog you can access to his window handle only inside dialog class function ( because modal dialog starting and destroying while working one function - DoModal) :

CMyDlg dlg(this);
dlg.DoModal(); //  dialog processed
How to get handle of dialog inside dialog function - see OnOK method above
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