A Cool and Easy Method for Resizing and Moving Controls

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A Cool and Easy Method for Resizing and Moving Controls

In the WinAPI help file I noticed that there was a standard SC_SIZE parameter.
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  • Submitted on: 2008-04-16 06:52:39

  • Submitted By: Shekhar

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I was hacking at one of my software projects and was trying to come up with a way to allow the user to resize my controls onscreen with the mouse. I knew the way to code it, but didn't care for it very much. While I was eating my supper (PIZZA!) I was flipping through a couple of TI's I had downloaded from Borland's sight. TI2909 caught my eye, it described a way to make a control moveable at run time by using a magic number as a WPARAM to a WM_SYSCOMMAND message. The value was a variation on the standard SC_MOVE parameter (SC_MOVE+2). I tried it and it worked."    More detail...

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