DisableProcessWindowsGhosting function

Disables the window ghosting feature for the calling GUI process. Window ghosting is a Windows Manager feature that lets the user minimize, move, or close the main window of an application that is not responding.


void DisableProcessWindowsGhosting(



This function has no parameters.

Return Value

This function does not return a value.


After calling DisableProcessWindowsGhosting, the ghosting feature is disabled for the duration of the process.


Minimum supported client Windows XP [desktop apps only]
Minimum supported server Windows Server 2003 [desktop apps only]
Target Platform Windows
Header winuser.h
Library User32.lib
DLL User32.dll