Thread Properties Dialog Box


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Use this dialog box find out more about a specific thread. To display this dialog box, move the focus to a Threads View window, or open Messages View and expand a message. Select any thread node in the tree, then choose Properties from the View menu.

The General tab is the only tab displayed. On Windows 98 and Windows 95 operating systems, a modified version of this tab is displayed.

In This Section

General Tab, Thread Properties Dialog Box
Use this dialog box to find out more about the selected thread.

Thread Search Dialog Box
Used to find the node for a specific thread in Threads view.

Spy++ Reference
Includes sections describing each Spy++ menu and dialog box.

Searching for a Thread in Threads View
Explains how to find a specific thread in Threads view.

Threads View
Displays a tree view of active threads.

Spy++ Views
Explains the Spy++ tree views of windows, messages, processes, and threads.

Using Spy++
Introduces the Spy++ tool and explains how it can be used.