keyboard events when form doesn't have the focus 
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 keyboard events when form doesn't have the focus

i want to make a vb application which runs in the background responds to
keyboard shortcuts even when the user is using other software.  is there a
way to poll the windows API every 0.1 seconds or so and check the keyboard
state from VB?

thanks

PB



Fri, 20 Dec 2002 03:00:00 GMT  
 
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