Short story: Add a time-out to ordinary MsgBox's so they can be dismissed after some period of no user reaction.
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This sample, or the one from which it originally derived, was published (or at least peripherally mentioned) in the following article(s):
- Print Text at an Angle, Ask the VB Pro, VBPJ, January 1999
This sample uses the following API calls:
Module Library Function TimedMsg.frm user32 FindWindow
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Please, enjoy and learn from this sample. Include its code within your own projects, if you wish. But, in order to insure only the most recent code is available to all, I ask that you don't share the sample by any form of mass distribution.
Download TimedMsg.zip, 11Kb, Last Updated: Wednesday, March 22, 2000
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- MovedMsg - Position a MsgBox anywhere on screen, or directly over specified window.