How to activate a new window in Python

Tim Golden tim.golden at
Mon Jul 19 21:49:52 CEST 2004

Milon wrote:
> Hi all,
> I am new to Python, and I just wrote a simple script to launch an
> application from the windows's start menu's run command.  (see code as
> follow)  There is an "OK" button on the new application I launched,
> but I can't get Python to click on it because the new window is not in
> focus and I read somewhere off the web that I need to activate the new
> window first before I can do anything on the new window.  I couldn't
> find any useful information off the web, so, can someone please show
> me how to do it?

[... snip example code ...]

Have a look at:


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