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Forms opening up with focus in background?

Forms opening up with focus in background?

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If you work with an installation where forms in MS Dynamics AX are opened in the background then the following code fix might help out here:

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Add a new static, client-side method to Classes\Application, as below:

client static void disableWindowGhosting()



DLLFunction DLLFunction;

container con = WinAPI::getVersion();


if (conpeek(con, 1) == 6) //Vista and Win7/Win2008R2 only


//this will disable window ghosting for this process only, for its lifespan only

DLL = new DLL('USER32');

DLLFunction = new DLLFunction(DLL,'DisableProcessWindowsGhosting');;



Add a call to this from Application.startupPost(), like this:

if (hasGUI())




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