1. No Profile Picture
    Contributing User
    Devshed Newbie (0 - 499 posts)

    Join Date
    Nov 2003
    Rep Power

    Popping up the video format/source dialogs non-modally

    My problem is the following: if I call the "video source" or "video format" dialogs using capDlgVideoSource/ capDlgVideoFormat they are modal windows, therefore I can't use the caller app until they are closed. This causes many problems. I saw apps which pop up these dialogs non-modally, but unfortunately could not figure out how they do this.
    Any idea would be highly appreciated.
  2. #2
  3. Banned ;)
    Devshed Supreme Being (6500+ posts)

    Join Date
    Nov 2001
    Woodland Hills, Los Angeles County, California, USA
    Rep Power
    Instead of using capDlgVideoSource(), you could always design your own form that looks like the Dialog box that Windows opens up. However, since this is your form, you could always create it as non-modal.
    Up the Irons
    What Would Jimi Do? Smash amps. Burn guitar. Take the groupies home.
    "Death Before Dishonour, my Friends!!" - Bruce D ickinson, Iron Maiden Aug 20, 2005 @ OzzFest
    Down with Sharon Osbourne

    "I wouldn't hire a butcher to fix my car. I also wouldn't hire a marketing firm to build my website." - Nilpo

IMN logo majestic logo threadwatch logo seochat tools logo