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Delphi's equivelent to the VB function 'DoEvents'

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Anyone know the Delphi equivelent???

Basically I need to yeild execution and pass control to the operating system for it to complete the events queued..
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Question by:Madmarlin
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Application.ProcessMessages;
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by:Johnch
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You can try using

Application.processmessages

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by:MannSoft
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I havent used VB but from the description it sounds like you may want Application.ProcessMessages.  I usually pair a call to that with Sleep(1).  I dont know if thats a bad habit I picked up from using VirtualPascal or if its actually good, but it doesnt hurt.
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by:geobul
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Hi,
Application.ProcessMessages;

Regards, Geo
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by:geobul
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Hi all,

Wonderful sequence :-)
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