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comctl32

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   /// <summary>Don't call SetForegroundWindow() when activating the dialog.</summary>

Structures

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         NativeWindow.SetForegroundWindow(this.Handle);

user32

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Summary
Enables the specified process to set the foreground window using the SetForegroundWindow function. The calling process must already be able to set the foreground window. For more information, see Remarks later in this topic.
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static extern bool AllowSetForegroundWindow(int dwProcessId);

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Shared Function AllowSetForegroundWindow(ByVal dwProcessId As Integer) As Boolean

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AllowSetForegroundWindow(System.Diagnostics.Process.GetCurrentProcess().Id)

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- The foreground is not locked (see LockSetForegroundWindow).

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Documentation
[AllowSetForegroundWindow] on MSDN
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        // THE FOLLOWING METHOD REFERENCES THE SetForegroundWindow API

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                return SetForegroundWindow((IntPtr)hWnd);

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        public static extern int SetForegroundWindow( IntPtr Hwnd );

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                SetForegroundWindow( Hwnd );

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      private static extern bool SetForegroundWindow(IntPtr hWnd);

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          SetForegroundWindow(hWnd);

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Use FindWindow and SetForegroundWindow to direct input to the desired window.

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  SetForegroundWindow (FindWindow('Untitled - Notepad'))

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static extern bool LockSetForegroundWindow(uint uLockCode);

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Public Shared Function LockSetForegroundWindow(uLockCode As UInteger) As <MarshalAs(UnmanagedType.Bool)> Boolean

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Documentation
[LockSetForegroundWindow] on MSDN
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   Api.user32.SetForegroundWindow(hWindow);

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   [testing.windows]::SetForegroundWindow( @( Get-Process notepad |? { $_.id -in @( get-wmiobject win32_process -filter "name='notepad.exe'" |% { if ( $_.getowner().user -eq $env:username ) { $_.processid } } ) } )[0].MainWindowHandle)

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- The SetForegroundWindow API

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    ///     <item>The foreground is not locked (see LockSetForegroundWindow).</item>

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    ///     calling the AllowSetForegroundWindow function. The process specified by dwProcessId loses the ability to set

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    ///     the next time a process calls AllowSetForegroundWindow, unless that process is specified.

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    ///     The foreground process can disable calls to SetForegroundWindow by calling the LockSetForegroundWindow

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static extern bool SetForegroundWindow(IntPtr hWnd);

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Private Shared Function SetForegroundWindow(ByVal hWnd As IntPtr) As <MarshalAs(UnmanagedType.Bool)> Boolean

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Private Declare Function SetForegroundWindow Lib "user32" (ByVal hwnd As IntPtr) As Long

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SetForegroundWindow Win32-API not always works on Windows-7 (vista and above).

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https://shlomio.wordpress.com/2012/09/04/solved-setforegroundwindow-win32-api-not-always-works/

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As mentioned above SetForegroundWindow might not always work as expected but it is actually very well documented why on https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/desktop/api/winuser/nf-winuser-setforegroundwindow

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So simply call keybd_event(0, 0, 0, 0); right in front of SetForegroundWindow(IntPtr hWnd);

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MyWrapper.SetForegroundWindow(targetHWnd);

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        SetForegroundWindow(hWnd);

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                return SetForegroundWindow((IntPtr)hWnd);

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http://jorgearimany.blogspot.com/2010/10/win32-setforegroundwindow-equivalent-in.html

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- [SetForegroundWindow] on MSDN

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    ///     SetForegroundWindow function.

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    ///     SetForegroundWindow permission.

Enums

11: SPI
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      /// Retrieves the number of times SetForegroundWindow will flash the taskbar button when rejecting a foreground switch request.

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      /// Sets the number of times SetForegroundWindow will flash the taskbar button when rejecting a foreground switch request.

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    /// To activate the window, use the SetActiveWindow or SetForegroundWindow function.

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    ''' To activate the window, use the SetActiveWindow or SetForegroundWindow function.

coredll

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private static extern bool SetForegroundWindow(IntPtr hWnd);

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    SetForegroundWindow (GetDesktopWindow());

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If you are searching for a way to send keys to an application, you can use System.Windows.Forms.SendKeys.Send(keys) after bringing the window to the top via the SetForegroundWindow API.

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Summary
SetForegroundWindow() - Moves the window associated with the passed handle to the front.
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private static extern bool SetForegroundWindow (IntPtr hWnd);

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Private Shared Function SetForegroundWindow(ByVal hWnd As IntPtr) As Boolean

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Private Declare Function SetForegroundWindow Lib "coredll" (hWnd as IntPtr) As Boolean

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http://www.pinvoke.net/default.aspx/user32/SetForegroundWindow.html

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E.g. SetForegroundWindow((HWND)(((ULONG) hwnd) | 0x01) );

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private static extern bool SetForegroundWindow (IntPtr hWnd);

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    SetForegroundWindow (GetDesktopWindow ());

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Documentation
[SetForegroundWindow] on MSDN

ole32

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static extern void CoAllowSetForegroundWindow(

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Documentation
[CoAllowSetForegroundWindow] on MSDN

 
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