PostThreadMessage

Windows Mobile 6.5
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4/8/2010

This function places a message in the message queue of the specified thread and then returns without waiting for the thread to process the message.


BOOL PostThreadMessage(
  DWORD idThread, 
  UINT Msg, 
  WPARAM wParam, 
  LPARAM lParam 
); 

idThread

[in] Identifier of the thread to which the message will be posted.

Msg

[in] Specifies the type of message to be posted.

wParam

[in] Specifies additional message-specific information.

lParam

[in] Specifies additional message-specific information.

Nonzero indicates success. Zero indicates failure. To get extended error information, call GetLastError. GetLastError returns ERROR_INVALID_THREAD_ID if idThread is not a valid thread identifier.

The thread to which the message is posted retrieves the message by calling the GetMessage or PeekMessage function. The hwnd member of the returned MSG structure is NULL.

Headerwinuser.h
Librarycoredll.lib
Windows Embedded CEWindows CE 1.0 and later
Windows MobileWindows Mobile Version 5.0 and later

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