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System Tray Icon Visual Basic How To Detect Taskbar??

Posted on 2004-11-02
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Hello,

I have a program that runs as a service that will load the front end to the service and put a small icon in the system tray, problem is when the service starts there is no system tray.  when you logoff the systray icon is also destroyed.  I need a solution to this that does not involve timers as they are not reliable.
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Check out the following sample code called systray.zip

http://www.softcircuits.com/sw_vbsrc.htm

I could have copied the code, but then you would think I wrote it!

Hope this helps.
Rick
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