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Button in CDialogBar

Posted on 1998-08-06
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Hi experts.
I'm developing my app using VC++5.0 in WindowsNT4.0 SP3.
I installed a button control in a CDialogBar with associated handler.
But the button isn't enabled during runtime.
Can anyone let me know why and how to enable it ?
Thanks in advance.
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Question by:okg
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by:bernfarr
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When you added the button, presumably via the resource editor, did you check the Disabled option by accident?

Or, are you adding it during run time?
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jstolan earned 100 total points
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The easiest way to do this is to give the button an ID that's the same as a particular menu item.  Usually you want the button to duplicate a menu item's functionality anyway.  

For example:

Go to the resource editor, and select properties for the button you're interested in.  Under the General tab type ID_FILE_NEW for the ID.  Now whenever the File New menu item is enabled, your button will be too.
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by:okg
ID: 1320292
Dear jstolan
Thanks.
But your recommendation doesn't match with my need.

Dear bernfarr
No.
Thanks anyway.
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