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Posted on 2004-08-28
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Hello, I have a HWND how can I set the left.

e.g
Form1.Left:= 100;
MyHWND.Left:= 100;

Thanks.
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Question by:-Karamja-
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by:Colin_Dawson
ID: 11922113
You need to use the GetWindowPos and SetWindow pos API calls.

Call GetWindowPos to get all the position information for the window, then use SetWindowPos to move the window.  Changing the left parameter to 100 of course ;-)

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LMuadDIb earned 92 total points
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use API "MoveWindow"

example:

procedure TForm1.Button1Click(Sender: TObject);
var
  FWnd: HWND;
  iLeft ,iTop,iWidth,iHeight : integer;
begin
  FWnd := form1.Handle;
  iLeft := 0; { or whatever }
  iTop:= 0;
  iWidth:= 100;
  iHeight := 100;
  MoveWindow(FWnd, iLeft ,iTop,iWidth,iHeight,true) ;
end;
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by:-Karamja-
ID: 11922160
Thanks for the reply,

I dont want to beable to resize the window, Just move.
Would there be a way to get the current, Width & Height?
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by:Colin_Dawson
Colin_Dawson earned 88 total points
ID: 11922231
oops, there's no get windowPos.
 Replace Handle with your HWND and this will work.


var
  lpRect: TRect;
begin
  GetWindowRect(Handle,lpRect);

  MoveWindow(Handle,100,
    lpRect.Top,
    lpRect.Right-lpRect.Left,
    lpRect.Bottom-lpRect.Top,
    True);
end;
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