Single Application Instance Example

Chris Lambacher lambacck at
Tue Jun 14 15:47:45 CEST 2005

Does anyone know of an example of how to make a Python program only
run a single instance.  I am specifically looking for examples for

I think I should be able to do this with win32all but the method is
not obvious.  Preferably I would like to be able to get a handle to
the already running instance so that I can push it to the foreground
as well.

Christopher Lambacher
lambacck at

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