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Hi

I have a loop in a form (say Form1) that goes:
 
  while True do
    Application.ProcessMessages;

This allows others things to happen at the same time BUT when I open a MODAL form (ie using Form2.ShowModal), I can't close the form. The OnClose event will not take place unless I terminate the loop in Form1.

How do I solve this problem?, ie to be able to open and close Form2 (as a modal form) with the loop still running in Form1.

Regards
Keith
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Try maybe Application.HandleMessaage?
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viktornet earned 70 total points
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use this inside your loop.........

break;
//close the form
continue;

Regards,
Viktor Ivanov
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viktornet

thank you for your answer.

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Keith
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No prob :-)
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