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i would like to execute my program in the system tray
what is the command / property or api to accomplish this
task - and when pressing with a mouse on my tray's icon
a menu is opened for several task on my project
like any system tray application!!!
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Although there are ways to do this with lots of API calls, I tend to feel that there is no reason to re-invent the wheel...

Try SysTray32.ocx available at:
http://www.download.com/PC/Result/TitleDetail/0,4,0-37597,501000.html

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I always tend to write my own code but the solution you've provided is simply good and works well

many thanks for the instance answer!
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