Chapter 1. The WindowsProgramManager Class

Table of Contents
new (Class method)
addDesktopIcon
addShortCut
addGroup
addItem
deleteDesktopIcon
deleteGroup
deleteItem
showGroup
Symbolic Names for Virtual Keys

The WindowsProgramManager class allows the programmer to interact with the Windows Program Manager. This class can be use to create program groups and shortcuts to access your programs.

The WindowsProgramManager class is defined in the file winSystm.cls To use this class in a program, place a ::requires statement in the program file:

::requires "winSystm.cls"

A sample program desktop.rex is provided in the samples\winsystem directory.

Methods of the WindowsProgramManager class are:

Table 1-1. Methods Available to the WindowsProgramManager Class

Method......link
new (Class method)init (Class method)
addDeskTopIconaddDesktopIcon
addGroupaddGroup
addItemaddItem
addShortCutaddShortCut
deleteDesktopIcondeleteDesktopIcon
deleteGroupdeleteGroup
deleteItemdeleteItem
showGroupshowGroup

new (Class method)

>>--new--------------------------------------------------------><

Creates an instance of the WindowsProgramManager class.