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Detecting which property sheet tag was selected?

How can I detect which page of a property sheet, if a user clicks on the tab of a page.

Example:
The user from the menu invokes a property sheet dlg.
Page 1 is on top, however, the user click on the tab of Page 3 and then selects OK/CANCEL.

How can find out that the last page the user was on before clicking OK/CANCEL was Page 3?

My code is something like this:
OnMenuSelection()
{
 ShowPage( of Poperty Sheet, Page No 1);
 if (User choose OK)
   Assign variables for Last Page User was on;
 else Do nothing;
}
- Thanks for your help
Gary.

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Andy_KeysCommented:
GetActivePage()?
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papagAuthor Commented:
GetActivePage()from where?
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psdavisCommented:
To Initialize your CPropertySheet dialog, you are creating your own class derived form the sheet

OnMenuSelection( )
{
   CPropSheetOverride dlgPropSheet( "Your Title", this );

   if( dlgPropSheet.DoModal( ) != IDCANCEL )
   {
      iActivePage = dlgPropSheet.GetActiveIndex( );

      switch( iActivePage )
      {
      case 0:
         ... Assign page 0 stuff...
         break;
      case 1:
         ... etc...
      }
   }
}


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Andy_KeysCommented:
if "of Poperty Sheet" in the fn ShowPage( of Poperty Sheet, Page No 1); is a ptr to a propsheet then its
PtrPropSheet->GetActivePage() or if its an index you want then
PtrPropSheet->GetPageIndex( PtrPropSheet->GetActivePage() )
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papagAuthor Commented:
I still need help this is driving me crazzzzzzzzzzzy!!!!!!!!

I have 4 pages on a property sheet, if the user choose am item from the menu the dialog opens with that page. Here thing work fine if the user stays on that page.  However, the user should go to another page and them quit. The result will be for the page the user was first exposed to.

How can I get the result of the last page the user was on before he quits?  How can I determine which was the last page the user was on?

Here is a sample of my code:
OnMenuItem1()
{      
   SelectPage(1);
}

OnMenuItem2()
{      
   SelectPage(2);
}
OnMenuItem3()
{      
   SelectPage(3);
}

//From user selection do the following
SelectPage(int nPage)
{
   CPropSheet propSheet( "Setting test parameters...",0,nPage);
   propSheet.m_psh.dwFlags |= PSH_NOAPPLYNOW;
   if ( propSheet.DoModal() == IDOK )
   {
      int iActivePage = propSheet.GetActiveIndex();
                  
      switch( iActivePage)
      {
      case 1:
      //Get the user selections from page 1
       szName = propSheet.m_Page1.m_userName;
         ..........
       break;
      case 2:
         //Get the user selections from page 2
       szName = propSheet.m_Page2.m_userName;
         ..........
       break;
      case 3
         //Get the user selections from page 3
       szName = propSheet.m_Page3.m_userName;
         ..........
       break;             }
      }
      else
          return;
}

Help!!!!!! driving me crazzzzzzzzzzzzzzzy
- Gary
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warmcatCommented:
1) Derive a CPropertySheetGary from CPropertySheet and use this instead of the regular CPropertySheet

2) Add a public m_userName member variable to CPropertySheetGary

3) Override CPropertyPage::OnSetActive() for each CPropertyPage derivation

4) Set each overriden CPropertyPage::OnSetActive() member function to copy this->m_userName to ((CPropertySheetGary *)GetSheet())->m_userName

5) use the CPropertySheetGary::m_userName if DoModal == IDOK

6) drink coffee :)
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