Auto Launch A Navigator At Start-Up

This works with Win32 Notes clients. When you open a database, this will launch a navigator, according to the screen...

resolution. Put the following code in the database scripts, and change or add new navigators or resolutions in the "select case" section. <B>In the (declarations) section : Type RECT x1 As Long y1 As Long x2 As Long y2 As Long End Type Declare Function GetDesktopWindow Lib "User32" () As Long Declare Function GetWindowRect Lib "User32" (Byval hWnd As Long, rectangle As Rect) As Long <B>In the (PostOpen) event : Dim ws As New notesUIWorkspace Dim s As New notesSession Dim R As Rect Dim hWnd As Long Dim RetVal As Long Dim GetScreenResolution As String Set db = s.currentDatabase hWnd = GetDesktopWindow () RetVal = GetWindowRect(hWnd, R) GetScreenResolution = (R.x2 - R.x1) & "x" & (R.y2 - R.y1) Select Case GetScreenResolution Case "800x600" Call ws.openDatabase ("","","CM800","1") Case "1024x768" Call ws.openDatabase ("","","CM1024","1") Case Else ' ... leave unchanged the default navigator End Select

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