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Is there an equivalent in MFC of DoEvents in VB, doEvents in Java

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We need to know what is the MFC Visual C++ equivalent of DoEvents() in Visual Basic or doEvents in Java.

The use of CEvent seems to be quite a heavy solution, just for allowing from time to time the operating system to get hand for executing other tasks.

Thanks for kind reply.
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Roshan Davis earned 750 total points
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This will do

int DoEvents()
{
      MSG msg;
      int nCount = 0;

      while ( ::PeekMessage(&msg, NULL, NULL, NULL, PM_REMOVE) )
      {
            nCount++;
            ::TranslateMessage(&msg);
            ::DispatchMessage(&msg);
      }

      return nCount;
}

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