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I need to receive an event when a form has a certain time of inactivity.

Deactivate and Activated events are not good enough.
With these events I can't find out inactivity if the form is simply left
open without doing anything else...
Anybody an idea how to do that?
Nov 20 '05 #1
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System.Windows.Forms.Application.Idle event
"Dominique Vandensteen" <domi.vds_insert@tralala_tenforce.com> wrote in
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I need to receive an event when a form has a certain time of inactivity.

Deactivate and Activated events are not good enough.
With these events I can't find out inactivity if the form is simply left
open without doing anything else...
Anybody an idea how to do that?

Nov 20 '05 #2

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* "Dominique Vandensteen" <domi.vds_insert@tralala_tenforce.com> scripsit:
I need to receive an event when a form has a certain time of inactivity.


C++ hook:

<http://www.codeproject.com/dll/trackuseridle.asp>

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Herfried K. Wagner [MVP]
<http://www.mvps.org/dotnet>
Nov 20 '05 #3

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how can i include this in my vb.net project?
"Herfried K. Wagner [MVP]" <hi***************@gmx.at> wrote in message
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* "Dominique Vandensteen" <domi.vds_insert@tralala_tenforce.com> scripsit:
I need to receive an event when a form has a certain time of inactivity.


C++ hook:

<http://www.codeproject.com/dll/trackuseridle.asp>

--
Herfried K. Wagner [MVP]
<http://www.mvps.org/dotnet>

Nov 20 '05 #4

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that's the one
thx

"CJ Taylor" <no****@blowgoats.com> wrote in message
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System.Windows.Forms.Application.Idle event
"Dominique Vandensteen" <domi.vds_insert@tralala_tenforce.com> wrote in
message news:eY**************@TK2MSFTNGP12.phx.gbl...
I need to receive an event when a form has a certain time of inactivity.

Deactivate and Activated events are not good enough.
With these events I can't find out inactivity if the form is simply left
open without doing anything else...
Anybody an idea how to do that?


Nov 20 '05 #5

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