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"Always On Top" API Call

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Anyone know a "Always On Top" API Call?
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Option Explicit
                Public Const SWP_NOMOVE = 2
                Public Const SWP_NOSIZE = 1
                Public Const FLAGS = SWP_NOMOVE Or SWP_NOSIZE
                Public Const HWND_TOPMOST = -1
                Public Const HWND_NOTOPMOST = -2

                Declare Function SetWindowPos Lib "user32" Alias "SetWindowPos"  _
          (ByVal hwnd As Long,  ByVal hWndInsertAfter As Long,  ByVal x As Long, _               ByVal y As Long, ByVal cx As   Long,  ByVal cy As Long, _
         ByVal wFlags As Long ) As Long
Public Function SetTopMostWindow(hwnd As Long,  Topmost As Boolean) As Long
If Topmost = True Then 'Make the window topmost
  SetTopMostWindow =  SetWindowPos(hwnd, HWND_TOPMOST, 0, 0, 0, _ 0, FLAGS) Else
  SetTopMostWindow = SetWindowPos(hwnd,  HWND_NOTOPMOST, 0, 0, 0, 0,FLAGS)   SetTopMostWindow = False
End If
End Function
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I'm pretty sure that your answer will work I just want to know how you use it!
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