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Hi all,

I have a MFC dialog C++ application in VS2010, And my application has two textbox is source folder(txtSrcfolder) and destination folder(txtDesFolder) so when I drag and drop a file to txtxDesFolder, I want to assign full file path to txtDesFolder and the same to txtSrcFolder.
But how to determine which textbox is draged to?
(if there is only one textbox i can handle it but with many control I can't)

Can you help me, please?
Posted 20-Jun-12 1:05am
ngthtra1.4K

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Solution 1

Try to pass a box pointer to this test Smile | :) :
/*static*/ bool CYourDialog::TestDropWnd(CWnd* pcWndTest)
{
  CPoint cPoint;
  if (::GetCursorPos(&cPoint)) {
    return (pcWndTest == CWnd::WindowFromPoint(cPoint));
  }
  return false;
}
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ngthtra at 20-Jun-12 22:19pm
   
how to use this code?
Eugen Podsypalnikov at 21-Jun-12 1:55am
   
At your "dropped" event, call this test for the both boxes (pass their pointers). The function will return true, if a testing box is under the mouse :)
ngthtra at 21-Jun-12 22:37pm
   
so what will pcWndTest parameter be inputed? I am using CAppDlg::OnDropFiles(HDROP hDropInfo){} to get folder path
Eugen Podsypalnikov at 22-Jun-12 3:24am
   
In the context of your dialog:
bool bDroppedOnSrcBox(GetDlgItem(IDC_SRC_BOX)); // IDC_SRC_BOX is the resource ID of the box
bool bDroppedOnTrgBox(GetDlgItem(IDC_TRG_BOX)); // IDC_TRG_BOX is the resource ID of the box

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