question regarding FindWindow

wino at wino at
Thu Dec 15 13:43:16 CST 2005

On Thu, 15 Dec 2005 09:52:50 +0100, Marcus Meissner  
<marcus at> wrote:

>> Look at why the message loop for 0x10024 doesn't process the message.
>> This may be one of the things that Windows handles in the server rather
>> than sending messages to each window.
> The window its trying to WM_GETTEXT is created by  
> ole32.CoInitializeEx(0,2)
> (called by Google Earth startup code), and hangs only some lines later
> in a kernel32.WaitForSingleObject() (also called by a google earth  
> supplied dll).
> WFSO does not do windows messageloop handling. :/
> So, is CoInitializeEx(NULL,COINIT_APARTMENTTHREADED) is perhaps
> doing the wrong thing here.
> Ciao, Marcus
Dragon naturally speaking also spews large quantities of the WM_GETTEXT  
errors and the huge/negative window dimension errors posted about recently.

It is also a heavy OLE user.

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