How to replace the ordinary windows desktop with a delphi Form
Posted on 2003-10-23
I need to replace the windows desktop with a form I make in Delphi. That is, I want to excange the registry data in:
My question is now, how do I write MyDesktop.exe for it to be a proper desktop? I want to be able to design this desktop using a delphi form, and then be able to start other applications, maybe create windows and such, from this form.
By saying I want it to be a proper desktop I mean that it probably should be created using the functions found in the "Window Station and Desktop Functions" area of the delphi help. CreateDesktop, openDesktop and so on.
The system this is going to run on is windows terminal server nt4 citrix metaframe. When a user connects remotely I want him to be presented with my, custom desktop.