How to detect process killed from TaskManager

Posted on 1998-10-15
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Last Modified: 2013-11-20
MFC app. How to detect if the process is being killed from taskmanager by clicking on "End process" button. The app needs to clean up and exit gracefully.
Question by:ames
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No chance... taskmgr.exe kills a process using 'TerminateProcess()', thus there is no possibility to intercept this...

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arunprakash earned 400 total points
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yes u can U can do it .
Override WM_QUERYENDSESSION when the application terminates u will get this message. Im 300% sure about it,


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