GTA installer - hidden message boxes [ user32 ]

Ivan Gyurdiev ivg2 at
Tue Nov 22 21:45:12 CST 2005

wino at wrote:
> On Sat, 08 Oct 2005 08:47:09 +0200, Vijay Kiran Kamuju 
> <infyquest at> wrote:
>> well some times, things that ont work in normal mode, do work in 
>> desktop mode
>> There is an old bug, the dialog boxes getiing behind the main window
> I get similar behaviour on an InstallShield based installer.
Maybe you can add comments to the bugzilla, or open a new one, 
describing the issue better:
> It appears that there is a bug in showmodal dialog boxes not coming to 
> the top of the z-order. They are typically left behind a window of the 
> same app within wine.
> They are generally still accessible via the keyboard (Esc, Enter, 
> etc.) if you can guess the correct responce, or sometimes Alt-Tab can 
> bring them up. None of which actually fixes anything but it can help 
> as a work-around.
> This bug is very old , I can recall this going back at least a year, 
> it seems odd that such an important bug has not been adressed.

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