App beside the clock...

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App beside the clock...

Post by ace16vitamine » Wed Feb 26, 2020 11:39 pm

Hi all,

I have a simple question:

What can I do that my App is running beside the clock icon right in my task bar? See screenshot.

My Idea is that the application starts with Autorun (or as a service or whatever) and that it is possible to manage it beside the clock icon. That means I can make a klick with the right mouse button or double click to open the app on my screen but it is minimized on windows startup.
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Re: App beside the clock...

Post by FourthWorld » Wed Feb 26, 2020 11:50 pm

That's the System Tray, and the only LC tool I know of that's worked with that is STSTray:
http://www.sonsothunder.com/products/st ... tstray.htm

It's quite old, and I'm not sure it still works with Win10. Perhaps give the demo version a try, and if it doesn't work you can write the author, Ken Ray, at that site.
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Re: App beside the clock...

Post by LCMark » Thu Feb 27, 2020 12:44 am

I think this thread has the information you need: https://forums.livecode.com/viewtopic.php?t=30297

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