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Re: "Always on top" with Win32 and Tk

by ozzy (Sexton)
on May 09, 2001 at 04:05 UTC ( [id://78999]=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to "Always on top" with Win32 and Tk

With toplevel widgets, i believe you can set the options so the widget will allways be in focus. One of the options for top level widgets is
 -takefocus or -focusmodel.
To make sure check the Perl/TK documentation. If you are working on Win, you might also want to look into trying Win32::GUI.

-= Ozzy =-

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Re: Re: "Always on top" with Win32 and Tk
by kevin_i_orourke (Friar) on May 09, 2001 at 16:07 UTC

    Thanks for the suggestion. $window->focusmodel("active") doesn't seem to work (under NT at least). -takefocus is related to tab-key traversal of widgets.

    Looks like another one of those platform-dependent things that Tk hasn't got round to. Win32::GUI is something I'm looking into just now.

    --
    Kevin O'Rourke
    

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