[futurebasic] Re: [FB] How to intercept mouse wheel event in standard handler windows?

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From: Robert Purves <robert.purves@...>
Date: Mon, 25 Jul 2005 22:33:16 +1200
Bernie wrote:

> All my windows have the standard handler attribute and the mouse  
> wheel works great for scrolling controls such as data browsers.  
> What I really hate is that when the cursor is over a browser in an  
> inactive window, the browser still scrolls.
> How can we block the mouse event for inactive windows?
> Installing _kEventMouseWheelMoved on the application or the windows  
> and returning _noErr doesn't help as it appears that this event is  
> called *after* the event... so to speak.

My guess is that your handler is not being called at all. Try  
installing it on the control.

Robert P.