Previous Application

My program is running minimized. How do I tell what the previous application running was when I activate my program.
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What do you mean the 'previous running application'?
do you mean the application that last had focus?
VBStarterAuthor Commented:
Yes, the application that last had focus.
Take a look at the GetForeGroundWindow API call. BEware that you will want to make this call PRIOR to actually showing your form. Thisfunction will return the HWND of the form that has focus at the time that you call it. From there you do pretty much anything you like.

Good luck!!

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VBStarterAuthor Commented:
My pleasure.
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