mfc >> Moving a Button in a Dialog

by UmFodmlu » Mon, 26 Apr 2004 22:41:01 GMT

I want to move a button in a dialog window but cannot, below are the steps that I am taking when the user makes the BN_CLICKED command

CButton *pBtnOK = (CButton *)GetDlgItem(IDC_BTN)
pBtnOK->GetWindowRect( &Rect )
Rect.left += 1
Rect.right += 1
pBtnOK->MoveWindow( &Rect, TRUE)

Thanks in advance.

mfc >> Moving a Button in a Dialog

by Scott McPhillips [MVP] » Tue, 27 Apr 2004 02:18:11 GMT

GetWindowRect get screen coordinates (position on the screen).
MoveWindow requires client coordinates (position within the parent
window). Use the ScreenToClient function to convert.

Scott McPhillips [VC++ MVP]

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