How to read Tray Icons tooltip with API in vb6?

Posted on 2005-03-06
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I was writing a function to grab the current iTunes status, and the only place i could find to grab the current playing song was the Tooltip of the icon in the System Tray. Only problem is i do not know how to grab that string. If someone could post an example or link me to somewhere that would have some docs on what i am trying to do, that would be great :)
Question by:AndrewML
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Hmm, you can get the handle of ToolTip Control if you send a TB_GETTOOLTIPS message to the systray...

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Mike Tomlinson earned 500 total points
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Thank you very much Idle Mind for the example link. You couldn't have been more on target with what i was looking for!

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