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MessageDlg/ShowMessage that will center on form it called from.

Posted on 2011-09-13
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Please provide sample code (D7) of custom MessageDlg/ShowMessage that will center it on form it called from.
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I did try that before posting my request.  poOwnerFormCenter doesn't work if I move form.
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ah, then do it the *hard* way
with CreateMessageDialog(Msg, DlgType, Buttons) do
    try
      Position := poDesigned;
      Left:=Self.Left+(Self.Width-Width) Div 2;
      Top:=Self.Top+(Self.Height-Height) Div 2;
      Result := ShowModal
    finally
      Free
    end

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by:3axap
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That's the solution.
Thanks.
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