Application menu removal - Windows

Gary Connor gary_connor at
Mon Dec 5 10:29:52 EST 2016

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Gary Connor, Ph.D., CIO, CISO
DirectLine Technologies, Inc.

-----Original Message-----
From: omnisdev-en [mailto:omnisdev-en-bounces at] On Behalf Of Stephen Miller
Sent: Sunday, December 04, 2016 9:19 PM
To: OmnisDev List - English
Subject: Re: Application menu removal - Windows

Hi Kim

>From memory you can do this easy enough with an windows api call. Sadly it
has been a long time and I cant remember which one!

On 5 December 2016 at 13:15, Kim Sumner <tech at>

> Greetings $listers
> I have an application that uses a single "Home" window.
> In the Windows environment I'd like to put the application menus on this
> window vis:
> Do $cinst.$hasmenus.$assign(kTrue)
> All good so far but... how can I remove the application menu bar to avoid
> duplication? Or isn't this possible?
> (BTW my reason for doing this is weird behaviour with Windows 7 themes
> whereby the application menu gets hidden and is unresponsive - only the
> "Classic" theme works OK. So if you can't lick 'em...)
> Regards
> Kim Sumner
> Corporate Windows Pty Ltd, AUSTRALIA
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