Command Button in the Caption

Posted on 1998-06-28
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Last Modified: 2013-11-20
How to add my own command button to the window caption (like
Question by:SergeSly
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Belgarat earned 200 total points
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You have to subclass your window and handle WM_NCPAINT and WM_NCHITTEST messages on your own. You can use the default WM_NCHITTEST processing, but you have to completely write the painting procedure.

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