Communicate with another instance of the same program. ( PrevInstance Handler )

Category:
Miscellaneous
Type:
Applications
Difficulty:
Intermediate
Author:
Hunter Perrin

Version Compatibility: Visual Basic 6

More information:
Allows a new instance of the same program to communicate with the old one. This is useful to open a document that was double clicked by the user in the old instance. This avoids having several windows of the same application in the taskbar.

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Download previnstance.zip