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Making existing modeless dialog have Modal behavior

AaronReams asked
Last Modified: 2013-11-20
Hi Y'all,

Due to the current design of an application I've taken over, I need to create a dialog as modeless so I can access it's controls before it is displayed.  (ex. CEdit->SetWindowText() mainly) I can't use DoDataExchange.

So, does anyone know the best way to create a dialog as modeless but when I call ShowWindow(SW_SHOW) to make it behave like it's Modal?  DoModal() obviously can't be used once the dialog has been created.

Many thanks!!

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