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Posted 29 Jul 2011
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Setting focus on another application using Process name

, 29 Jul 2011
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How to set focus on another application using the process name

VB.NET code:

If Process.GetProcessByName("ExternalApplication").Length >=1 Then
     For Each ObjProcess As Process In Process.GetProcessByName("ExternalApplication")
End If

The SendKeys coding is used to maximize the external application when it's minimized. See this link to see more SendKeys commands:[^].


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Ramanujam Shankar
Web Developer Mahindra Logisoft Business Solution Limited, Chenn
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GeneralMy vote of 5 Pin
TheCrazyTim7-May-13 17:26
memberTheCrazyTim7-May-13 17:26 
GeneralIs there a better way to do it? without the Sendkeys command? Pin
noobiam25-Mar-13 21:16
membernoobiam25-Mar-13 21:16 

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