Application.WindowActivate method (Project)
Activates a window.
expression A variable that represents an Application object.
|WindowName||Optional||String||The name of the window to activate. The name of a window is the exact text that appears in the title bar of the window. The default is the name of the active window.|
|DialogID||Optional||Long||A constant specifying the dialog box to activate. Can be the following PjDialog constant: pjResourceAssignment.|
|TopPane||Optional||Boolean||True if Project should activate the upper pane. The default value is True.|
The following examples allow the user to specify and activate a "hot" window. If you assign the ActivateBookmarkedWindow macro to a shortcut key, you can press that key to quickly activate the bookmarked window.
Public BookmarkedWindowName As String ' The name of the current bookmarked window Sub ActivateBookmarkedWindow() Dim IsOpen As Boolean ' Whether or not the current bookmarked window is open Dim I As Long ' Index for For...Next loop IsOpen = False ' Assume the bookmarked window is not open. For I = 1 To Windows.Count ' Look for the current bookmarked window. If LCase(Windows(I).Caption) = LCase(BookmarkedWindowName) Then IsOpen = True Exit For End If Next I ' If the current bookmarked window is not open or defined, then run ' the ChangeBookmarkedWindow procedure. If Len(BookmarkedWindowName) = 0 Or Not IsOpen Then MsgBox ("The current bookmarked window is not open or has not been defined.") ChangeBookmarkedWindowName ' If the bookmarked window is open, activate it. Else WindowActivate (BookmarkedWindowName) End If End Sub Sub ChangeBookmarkedWindowName() Dim Entry As String ' The text entered by the user Entry = InputBox$("Enter the name of the bookmarked window.") ' If the user chooses Cancel, then exit the Sub procedure. If Entry = Empty Then Exit Sub ' Otherwise, set the name of the bookmarked window and then activate it. BookmarkedWindowName = Entry ActivateBookmarkedWindow End Sub
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