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Interprocess Communication

verasen asked
Last Modified: 2010-05-02
I want to control AIM and MSN messenger from a VB app, but don't want to use SendKeys. Is there a way to pass messages to other applications such that I can do a chat from AIM and MSN from my VB app. I would also like to recover a list of who is online etc, perhaps push the Video Conference button etc all from my VB app. Is there a way to do this? I know there is a sendmessage API but am not sure if it can retrieve what's going on in another application.
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