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I have an SDI application.  I need to make the application stay "always on top".  I can do this with dialogs in an application, or the child windows of a MDI app.  This seems to be very similar to the Task Manager, always on top option.

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Call SetWindowPos() on which window you wanna it to be topmost with wndTopMost  as the first parameter...

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Or you can creat it by specifying WM_EX_TOPMOST attr...
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For the later,you'd use CreateEx()...
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m_pMainWnd->SetWindowPosition(HWND_TOPMOST,X,Y,width,heigth,Flags);

m_pMainWnd is global variable in every SDI application.
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This seems to work.

Thanks,
kev
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