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Hello,
 
I want to hide CDialog when application is started and show that in my other thread when some conditions meet.
 
I tried the following ways, but didn't work.

- Call ShowWindow(SW_HIDE) at the end of OnInitDialog
- Call m_pMainWnd->ShowWindow(SW_HIDE) in CMyApp::InitInstance() before calling dlg.doModal().
 
Thanks.
Paul.
Posted 23-Apr-13 11:04am
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Solution 1

Maybe this [^] link will help.
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Solution 2

There are a couple of approaches to this. I just saw Solution 1 which has a link I was just about to post along with the ones below.
 
Hide / Minimize a Dialog on Startup[^]
http://bobmoore.mvps.org/Win32/w32tip26.htm[^]
 
Soren Madsen
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Solution 3

You just should call the function in 'OnPaint'.Like this:
 
if (bHide) //Initialize 'bHide' as TRUE in constructor
{
    ShowWindow(SW_HIDE);
}
else
{
    ShowWindow(SW_SHOW);
}
 
In your thread,you can do this:
 
bHide = FALSE;
Invalidate();
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