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Starting Screen Saver

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Hi,
I am using VB5 and want to start the users screen saver
under _windows 98_ (the command should work under 95/NT too, but 98 is primary concern).  I had code before that started it under 95/NT, but under 98 it seems to put the computer in 'standby' mode or something.  I am sure it is just a case of know the correct API function and the value(s) to pass it.

Thanks,
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Hi,

I am SOOO sorry it took so long to grade this...It was not working for me right away...I found out my problem was that I forgot a 'byval' in the last argument to sendmessage...sheesh, who would have thought that simply changing byval would have two very different, but safe (standby vs screen saver).

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