troubleshooting Question

Catching Windows M..

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I have a program that I don't want users to be able to minimize.

I have set up a SystemCommand routine to catch SC_MINIMIZE which keeps users from clicking the little button.. (also known as SC_ICON)  but it doesn't catch the Windows-M that can also minimize programs.

How do I go about catching that Windows-M..

Here is my current setup:

...
Private
  procedure SysCommand(var Message: TWMSYSCOMMAND); message WM_SYSCOMAND;
...

procedure TProgram.SysCommand(var Message: TWMSYSCOMMAND);
begin
  if Message.CmdType and $FFF0 = SC_MINIMIZE then Message.result:=0
  else inherited;
end;


I seem to remember this working for me on my Win98 box.. but now it's not working on my Win2K box..

Thoughts?
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