selecting a tab in a TPageControl when clicking with right mouse


I want to popup a Popupmenu clicking on a tab of a tPageControl. All works but I would like to select the tab under the mouse without clicking first left and the right. How can I do this? Thanks, Peter
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MerijnBSr. Software EngineerCommented:
What do you mean with first left and then right?
formiAuthor Commented:
actually I have to click with the left mousebutton to select the tab, then I have to click with the right mousebutton to popup the menu. I would like to click only the right mousebutton and that should select the tab and popup the menu.
Sinisa VukSoftware architectCommented:
Use PageControls OnContextPopup event to popup manually at mouse position and select tab on right click.

procedure TForm1.PageControl1ContextPopup(Sender: TObject;
  MousePos: TPoint; var Handled: Boolean);
  pt: TPoint;
  i: Integer;
  for i:=1 to PageControl1.PageCount do
    if PtInRect(PageControl1.TabRect(i-1), MousePos) then
      PageControl1.ActivePageIndex := i-1;
      pt := PageControl1.ClientToScreen(MousePos);
      if Assigned(PageControl1.PopupMenu) then
        PageControl1.PopupMenu.Popup(pt.X, pt.Y);
      Handled := True;


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formiAuthor Commented:
works as expected, thanks!
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