BlockInput not working on Windows 7

Posted on 2013-02-02
Last Modified: 2013-03-03
Hi Experts,

Private Declare Function BlockInput Lib "user32" Alias "BlockInput" (ByVal fBlock As Integer) As Integer

Private Sub DisableInput()
End Sub

This code not working in Windows 7 64 bit. I am working in Admin login, still not working

Question by:Soumen-Roy

Expert Comment

ID: 38846953
does it crash?

what is the returnvalue?

try this with windows 7 x64:
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Assisted Solution

by:Mohamed Abowarda
Mohamed Abowarda earned 250 total points
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In Windows 7 and Vista, you need to provide administrator privileges to use this function.

Try running the program as administrator and it should work.

Author Comment

ID: 38850575
It is not crashing.
Return value is False.
I am working in Administrator login as I said.

Please help
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CodeCruiser earned 250 total points
ID: 38854663
Right click the exe and select Run As Admin

Author Comment

ID: 38866827
Right Click-> Run as admin showing no difference. No password is asked, or nothing extra happened. Same result.

Author Closing Comment

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