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Using EnableMenuItem(
     hmenu
     uIDEnableItem
     UEnable);
in order to gray a menu item I was using MF_GRAYED and the ID of the menu item, but am unsure of how to get a handle to my menu (HMENU)....
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Tommy Hui earned 100 total points
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If you're using MFC, then you shouldn't use EnableMenuItem. Instead, you should use ON_UPDATE_COMMAND_UI() macros in your message map. This will tell MFC that you want it to call your function to ask you whether the menu item should be enabled or not.

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How do I do this?
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