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CloseWindow function

Minimizes (but does not destroy) the specified window.

Syntax


BOOL WINAPI CloseWindow(
  _In_  HWND hWnd
);

Parameters

hWnd [in]

Type: HWND

A handle to the window to be minimized.

Return value

Type:

Type: BOOL

If the function succeeds, the return value is nonzero.

If the function fails, the return value is zero. To get extended error information, call GetLastError.

Remarks

To destroy a window, an application must use the DestroyWindow function.

Requirements

Minimum supported client

Windows 2000 Professional [desktop apps only]

Minimum supported server

Windows 2000 Server [desktop apps only]

Header

Winuser.h (include Windows.h)

Library

User32.lib

DLL

User32.dll

See also

Reference
ArrangeIconicWindows
DestroyWindow
IsIconic
OpenIcon
Conceptual
Windows

 

 

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