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Keeping a form on top of another

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Hi,

I am looking to have a form stay on top of another form which is currently active.  It would be somewhat like a tool window.  How can this be done?

Sincerely,
Razvan Loghin
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Use the SetWindowPos API:

SetWindowPos frmMain.hWnd, HWND_TOPMOST, 0, 0, 0, 0, SWP_NOMOVE Or SWP_NOSIZE
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