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CWnd::GetParent 

Call this function to get a pointer to a child window's parent window (if any).


CWnd* GetParent( ) const;

See the Return Values section in GetParent in the Platform SDK.

The GetParent function returns a pointer to the immediate parent (if it exists). In contrast, the GetParentOwner function returns a pointer to the most immediate parent or owner window that is not a child window (does not have the WS_CHILD style). If you have a child window within a child window GetParent and GetParentOwner return different results.

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