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Function GetApplicationRect

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Gets bounding rectangle for GUI application.







Code (Delphi)

function GetApplicationRect(

const APID: DWord

): TRect;



APID [in]

Process ID of running application.


Return value

Bounding rectangle which includes all visible windows of the specified application.


If there is no visible windows belonging to the application - an empty region will be returned (0, 0, 0, 0).



Function enumerates all windows of the specified application and find the smallest possible rectangle area which will include all such windows. The resulting area is returned.


This function is used when taking screenshot of desktop with "Capture my application's windows only" option enabled - to determinate region of desktop to take screenshot from.


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