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Joystick programming question using MFC

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Hi! I am working on a joystick test program using MFC. I know Windows platform includes some multimedia extension Windows messages (not standard windows messages) like MM_JOY1BUTTONDOWN to handle Multimedia devices.  When I am
trying to press any button of the joystick so that Windows will notify my program that one of its buttons has change states, it does NOT WORK if I use ON_MESSAGE(MM_JOY1BUTTONDOWN , OnJoyButtonDown) to handle MM_JOY1BUTTONDOWN message.
(Note: OnJoyButtonDown is a user-defined message function)

Could you tell me the correct way to solve my problem ASAP?

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You should use the joySetCature function first to capture the joystick so that its messages will be sent to the specified window.


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Thanks for your help about my question!
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