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How to create a non rectangular window

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How can I create a non rectangular window instead of the normal rectangular window?
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Hi, If you need the complete project email me.

' This goes into the General Declarations section:

Private Declare Function CreateEllipticRgn Lib "gdi32" _
(ByVal X1 As Long, ByVal Y1 As Long, ByVal X2 As Long, _
 ByVal Y2 As Long) As Long

Private Declare Function SetWindowRgn Lib "user32" _
(ByVal hWnd As Long, ByVal hRgn As Long, _
 ByVal bRedraw As Boolean) As Long
                             
Private Sub Form_Load()
Show 'The form!
SetWindowRgn hWnd, _
CreateEllipticRgn(0, 5, 600, 200), _
True
End Sub

Have fun.

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You can Download my Visual Basic Version of Shape.

The zip File include: EXE for your PC.

http://www.hili.com/~shay/shape.zip
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