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Stored procedures
SysIconModify (Function)
In french: SysIconeModifie
Modifies the icon file and/or the rollover message of an icon in the taskbar (bottom right corner of the screen). This icon was added into the taskbar by SysIconAdd.
Remark: The operating mode of the icon (popup menu, call to a procedure) is not modified.
Windows Mobile On Smartphone, the icon cannot be associated with a rollover message. Therefore, SysIconModify can only be used to modify the icon file.
// Modify the rollover message of the icon
// that was previously added into the taskbar
ResModifyIcon = SysIconModify("", "Comparison of sales")
<Result> = SysIconModify(<Icon> [, <Rollover message>])
<Result>: Boolean
  • True if the icon was modified in the taskbar,
  • False otherwise.
<Icon>: Character string (between quotes) or Icon variable
Corresponds to one of the following elements:
  • Name and full (or relative) path of the icon file to add. A UNC path is allowed.
    Windows Mobile No relative path or UNC path can be used.
  • Versions 20 and later
    Name of an Variable of type Icon.
    New in version 20
    Name of an Variable of type Icon.
    Name of an Variable of type Icon.
If this parameter corresponds to an empty string (""), the icon file is not modified.
<Rollover message>: Optional character string (with quotes)
Message displayed when the icon is hovered by the mouse.
If this parameter is not specified or if it corresponds to an empty string (""), the rollover message is not modified.
Windows Mobile This parameter is taken into account only if icon rollover is supported by the device used. This parameter is ignored on Smartphone.
  • A single icon can be added into an application. You cannot add several ones.
  • SysIconAdd is used to add an icon.
  • SysIconDelete is used to delete the icon. The icon is automatically deleted when closing the application.
Component: wd260std.dll
Minimum version required
  • Version 9
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