Hide and Show the Start Button in Taskbar

mzim

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halu...i've would like to hide and show the start button in the taskbar
i've search it in google but still it doesnt work.

any help would be greatly appreciated.
tanx and more power.:)
 

mzim

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Paszt said:
Here's a link that shows how to hide the start button as well as lock the desktop, hide the taskbar, hide the system clock, disable special keys, disable Alt+Tab, ... : Lock Windows Desktop by afeijao
paszt tanx for the reply..
ive read it..but how do I know that the Taskbar class name is "Shell_TrayWnd" or that the Start Button id is 0x130?
it tells there that there using Spy++ utility that comes with Microsoft Visual C++ 6.0.
what is that?...im very new in this thing

tanx very much..
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You know that the Taskbar class name is "Shell_TrayWnd" and that the Start Button id is 0x130 because afeijao has already used the Spy++ utility to find this out:

How do I know that the Taskbar class name is "Shell_TrayWnd" or that the Start Button id is 0x130 ? I used the Spy++ utility that comes with Microsoft Visual C++ 6.0. You can use this technique for any window or control you wish to hide.

What he's saying is that you can use that utility to find any other window class name and ID. He's already done the work for you for the TaskBar and a few other windows.
 
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