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Attaching VB Application to the System Tray

Posted on 2001-08-01
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How do I attach my VB Standard EXE to the system Tray ...? Needed urgently.
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by:Ryan Chong
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Hi DG,

Useful links:

http://www.vbcode.com/asp/showsn.asp?theID=121

'Hope will help.
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deepakg earned 300 total points
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Hi DG

U need to use the API called Shell_NotifyIcon .. It's the simplest way to attach your application to the system tray. Search MSDN for the exact usage syntax.

Deepak.
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by:DG
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Thanks Deepak,
That solution was right on. I got the complete code for usage from MSDN ..

Thanks a ton!!
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