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Timer Function

prema75
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Last Modified: 2013-11-20
Hi,
I want to use SetTimer Function in a win32 console application.  I got the code compiled and build without error. I used like this.. But it is not calling the TimerFunct function. Can you please send me sample code to user SetTimer function in win32 console application.. Thank you.. //SPrema.

CODE:

SetTimer(NULL,1, 10000,TimerFunct);      

callback Function:

__stdcall TimerFunct()
{
      printf("Timerfunc");
                return 0;
}

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Commented:
I guess SetTimer doesn't work with console application at all...

Commented:
> I guess SetTimer doesn't work with console application at all...

That's not correct. SetTimer() works fine in console applications.  You need to have a message pump, though.  Prema, does your console app have a message pump in the thread where you're expecting the timer to work?

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Commented:
perhaps you need to create a thread for it!
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