Bring the window to Front and set It Active window using c#

using this Fucntion we can Bring the window to Front and set It Active window. i'm using win API .

public static extern Int32 SetForegroundWindow(int hWnd);

public static extern int FindWindow(string lpClassName, string lpWindowName);

private void BringToFront(string className,string CaptionName)

private void Form1_Load(object sender, EventArgs e)

BringToFront("Notepad", "Untitled - Notepad");



Author: Victor Birin24 Feb 2008 Member Level: Silver   Points : 0

You don't need to use FindWindow call. Just replace in with Handle.ToInt32();



Author: Bernd Wechner17 Aug 2010 Member Level: Bronze   Points : 1

I find that this works more simply:

TopMost = true;
TopMost = false;

I don't want the form to stay topmost so I turn it off again imemdiately, but I find that setting TopMost actually displays it and works around the annoying habit Windos has of flashing the taskbar button instead.