Click form even if "busy"

I got a program that does heavy duty processing and the only way I could see how it's progressing is thru a progress bar in a small form.  I recently included a button on this form with the intention of terminating the program whenever I want to, but I could not seem to get any processing time for it does not respond to mouse click.  How do I accomplish this?
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TimCotteeHead of Software ServicesCommented:
You need to relinquish the processor during your long process, at some point in the loop, you should add the line:


Alternatively the api function Sleep can be used to allow other processes to get some time.


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U Can Use DOEVENTS in The Procedure That Is Doing The Heavy Duty
TimCotteeHead of Software ServicesCommented:
Don't understand your comment balshe, that is what I said and imby has already accepted this answer!
same as above doevents()
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