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Sets the window ID or control ID for the window to a new value.

int SetDlgCtrlID( 
   int nID  


The new value to set for the control's identifier.

The previous identifier of the window, if successful; otherwise 0.

The window can be any child window, not only a control in a dialog box. The window cannot be a top-level window.

Header: afxwin.h

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