Getting the HWND for an instance of cmd.exe from the process handle?

Getting the HWND for an instance of cmd.exe from the process handle?

Post by Dan » Thu, 05 Oct 2006 01:59:45


If I run a window's program with CreateProcess, then I can do the
following to explicitly bring it to the foreground ...

WaitForInputIdle (processInfo.hProcess, 5000);

EnumThreadWindows (processInfo.dwThreadId, EnumThreadsProc, NULL);

BOOL CALLBACK Event::EnumThreadsProc (HWND hwnd, LPARAM lParam)
{
SetForegroundWindow (hwnd);
return FALSE;
}

This works fine. However, it doesn't work if the program I'm trying to
run is "cmd.exe". Presumably this has no windows associated with it?
As there anyway I can generically bring a program to the foreground
with it's process handle?

Cheers,
- Dan
 
 
 

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