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    Question Control panel items.

    Hi in the attached file htere is a project cpaplet dll project.
    when i build that and change the CPLNK.dll to CPLNK.cpl and put it in c:\windows \system32
    then i open control panel a message box appeared that show me CPIapplet function runed.
    but my file icon not shon in control panel.
    My question is:
    1-why no icon for my file not shown?
    2- how could i make a shortcut to a dll that be like control panel shortcuts?(without changing suffix)
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    Re: Control panel items.

    I'm shocked no one knows ?

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    Re: Control panel items.

    Quote Originally Posted by pumper View Post
    I'm shocked no one knows ?
    Really shocked?

    Well,
    1. handle messages received by CPlApplet (uMsg parameter) and provide required info like name, icon, and so on.
    2. register the applet (see links below).


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