Shell.TileHorizontally method

Tiles all of the windows on the desktop horizontally. This method has the same effect as right-clicking the taskbar and selecting Tile Windows Horizontally.

Syntax


iRetVal = Shell.TileHorizontally()

Parameters

This method has no parameters.

Examples

The following example shows TileHorizontally in use. Proper usage is shown for JScript, VBScript, and Visual Basic.

JScript:


<script language="JScript">
    function fnShellTileHorizontallyJ()
    {
        var objShell = new ActiveXObject("shell.application");
        
        objShell.TileHorizontally();
    }
</script>


VBScript:


<script language="VBScript">
    function fnShellTileHorizontallyVB()
        dim objShell
        
        set objShell = CreateObject("shell.application")
        objShell.TileHorizontally

        set objShell = nothing
    end function
 </script>


Visual Basic:


Private Sub fnShellTileHorizontallyVB()
    Dim objShell As Shell
    
    Set objShell = New Shell
    objShell.TileHorizontally

    Set objShell = Nothing
End Sub


Requirements

Minimum supported client

Windows 2000 Professional, Windows XP [desktop apps only]

Minimum supported server

Windows 2000 Server [desktop apps only]

Header

Shldisp.h

IDL

Shldisp.idl

DLL

Shell32.dll (version 4.71 or later)

 

 

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