Newbie Question on Screen Saver Interrupt?
timr at probo.com
Tue Sep 19 06:17:59 CEST 2000
OneDay at A.Time wrote:
> I have created a timer program that displays a message box at a set
>time. My question is how do I have it interrupt the screen saver?
In general, you don't. The screen saver owns the screen and is watching
for keyboard/mouse activity. That's all. Besides, having the screen saver
on means there's no one around to see your message box anyway.
There is a way in Windows to force the screen saver down, but it won't work
- Tim Roberts, timr at probo.com
Providenza & Boekelheide, Inc.
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