Bring Notes client window to top from VB

This LotusScript tip brings a Notes window into focus from Visual Basic.

I've tested the code and it works -- the Notes client window comes into focus.

Private Declare Function FindWindow Lib
 "user32" Alias "FindWindowA" 
(ByVal lpClassName As String, 
ByVal lpWindowName As String) As Long
Private Declare Function 
SetForegroundWindow Lib "user32" 
(ByVal hwnd As Long) As Long

Private Sub Command1_Click()
    Dim lHandle As Long
    lHandle = FindWindow("NOTES", vbNullString)
    'Set this window to the foreground
    lHandle = SetForegroundWindow(lHandle)
End Sub

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This was first published in October 2005

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