State of child frame

Hi,
How can I know the state (maximize, minimze or normal)of a child frame window in a MDI application ?

thanks,
Iris.
iriszAsked:
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MadYugoslavConnect With a Mentor Commented:
If you want to know what MDI child is active call
GetActive from MainFrame MDI window.
Id you want to know for specific MDI child frame call
(CWnd member) function GetWindowPlacement(WINDOWPLACEMENT*).
In structure WINDOWPLACEMENT member showCmd specifies the current show state of the window.
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Meir RivkinFull stack Software EngineerCommented:
if u wanna know only if the window is minimized use
IsIconic() which specifies whether CWnd is minimized.(iconic).

if u need to llok for the rest of window style,
use this code:

     WINDOWPLACEMENT  wndPlacement;
     GetWindowPlacement(&wndPlacement);
     switch(wndPlacement.showCmd){
     case SW_MINIMIZE:

     case SW_HIDE:

     case SW_RESTORE:

     case SW_MAXIMIZE:

     }

good luck
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