Solved

The WM_DROPFILES message

Posted on 2004-08-27
3
330 Views
Last Modified: 2013-12-03
I'm using theWin32 API.   When I enable drag and drop for a control on dialogbox, i can drop most file types and use DragQueryFile to get the file name.  Messages from outlook cannot be droped onto the same control.  I can drop an outlook message to my desktop, and then from my desktop to the control.  Is there a way to enable my control to allow a direct drop?  Some file association I can make?  Any ideas?
0
Comment
Question by:Kalvyn
3 Comments
 
LVL 8

Accepted Solution

by:
mxjijo earned 500 total points
ID: 11917482
Use Spy++ tool to check out what message being posted when drga-dropped from outlook
0

Featured Post

Free Tool: Site Down Detector

Helpful to verify reports of your own downtime, or to double check a downed website you are trying to access.

One of a set of tools we are providing to everyone as a way of saying thank you for being a part of the community.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

This article shows how to make a Windows 7 gadget that extends its U/I with a flyout panel -- a window that pops out next to the gadget.  The example gadget shows several additional techniques:  How to automatically resize a gadget or flyout panel t…
For most people, the WrapPanel seems like a magic when they switch from WinForms to WPF. Most of us will think that the code that is used to write a control like that would be difficult. However, most of the work is done by the WPF engine, and the W…
This is Part 3 in a 3-part series on Experts Exchange to discuss error handling in VBA code written for Excel. Part 1 of this series discussed basic error handling code using VBA. http://www.experts-exchange.com/videos/1478/Excel-Error-Handlin…

860 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question