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Posted on 2000-03-22
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How can I disable the minimize and restore option when the user clicks the mouse's right button in the taskbar ?
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Question by:voxel
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inthe earned 50 total points
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Hi
you can remove them completely by doing:

removemenu(GetSystemMenu(Application.Handle, false),SC_MINIMIZE,MF_BYCOMMAND or MF_GRAYED or MF_DISABLED);
removemenu(GetSystemMenu(Application.Handle, false),SC_RESTORE,MF_BYCOMMAND or MF_GRAYED or MF_DISABLED);

Regards Barry

ps,
you should be able to do this:
EnableMenuItem(GetSystemMenu(Application.Handle, false), 0, MF_BYCOMMAND or MF_DISABLED or MF_GRAYED);
EnableMenuItem(GetSystemMenu(Application.Handle, false), 0, MF_BYCOMMAND or MF_DISABLED or MF_GRAYED);


but it dont seem to work all the time..
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by:inthe
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note enablemenuitem
should have SC_MINIMIZE & SC_RESTORE where the 0 are.i was testing other stuff .
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by:voxel
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EnableMenuItem is not working in my computer too.
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