Get the CWinApp object of the EXE that loads a DLL?
Posted on 1997-08-13
I have an OLE automation object derived from CCmdTarget in a regular MFC DLL. From an EXE program I create the object with the use of CreateObject(). The DLL is loaded an the constructor is called. The problem is that from the constructor or from InitInstance() in the DLL I want to find out which instance of the program that has made the
CreateObject() call to get some additional information from the program. I cannot do this later, because the object is also created from a VBA macro in the EXE program and several program runs simultaneously. If I just can get a back-pointer to the callers CWinApp I would be happy.