FindWindow using Wild Card String

Category:
System/API
Type:
Snippets
Difficulty:
Intermediate
Author:
Arkadiy Olovyannikov

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This demonstrates how to search for a window handle based on its caption, whereby the search handle can include wild card strings. For example, hIE = FindWindowWild ("*Mi??osof [E-K]nter?e*") returns the handle of IE's window.

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