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Use a dialog in the rc file as a MDI Child window?

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Hi, I am designing a MDI application and is hard to draw all child windows handly (let's say via code). I want to show a dialog/window designed in the Resource Workshop as a child window.
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Make the MDI a frame window, and use the dialog as the frame's client.
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Need more information.
Whe the user click on any option, a message with such ID in WPARAM is processed in the command handler. The called function, sends a message (WM_CREATE) to the MDIFrameWndProc handler, with a long pointer to a MDICREATESTRUCT struct, and this perform a CreateWindow and ShowWindow.
What I want is load a dialog from the resource not to CreateWindow and then paint all the controls via code!

Little example required, please.

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AVaulin earned 50 total points
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You have to set CFormView class as base class of CYourApplicationView class on step 6 when you create new MDI application with AppWizard help.
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I don't know you.
I'm using Borland C 3.1. NOT OWL or VISUAL PROGRAMMING.
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