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I have an app with several Digital Meters on a dialog. I want to be able to track the mouse cursor when the user clicks on one (doesn't have any click events) and get its control command id. I want to do this w/o subclassing if possible. I'm now using the OnParentNotify event to process the click (and I'm translating to figure out double-clicks). Is this possible? Thanks in advance...
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You should use WindowFromPoint/ChildWindowFromPoint API calls.
CWnd has them too.

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That's IT!!! Thanks. Man, I don't see how I overlooked that in CWnd. I looked over that several times. Thanks, again...
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