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CreateEvent The CreateEvent function creates or opens a named or unnamed event object.
CreateMutex Creates or opens a named or unnamed mutex object.
CreateSemaphore The CreateSemaphore function creates a named or unnamed semaphore object
CreateWaitableTimer Creates or opens a waitable timer object.
OpenEvent The OpenEvent function opens an existing named event object.
OpenSemaphore The OpenSemaphore function returns a handle of an existing named semaphore object
OpenWaitableTimer Opens an existing named waitable timer object.
ReleaseMutex Releases ownership of the specified mutex object.
ReleaseSemaphore The ReleaseSemaphore function increases the count of the specified semaphore object by a specified amount
ResetEvent The ResetEvent function sets the specified event object to the nonsignaled state.
SetEvent The SetEvent function sets the specified event object to the signaled state.
SetWaitableTimer Activates the specified waitable timer. When the due time arrives, the timer is signaled and the thread that set the timer calls the optional completion routine.
WaitForSingleObject The WaitForSingleObject function returns when the specified object is in the signaled state or when the time-out interval elapses
Code examples:
How to suspend or hibernate your system
Using the Semaphore object
Using shared memory to exchange data between applications (processes)
Using an Event Object. Part B: running an application responding to events
Using the Semaphore object to allow only one instance of VFP application running
Using an Event Object. Part A: running an application that creates an Event object
How to prevent users from accessing the Windows Desktop and from switching to other applications
Using Change Notification Objects to monitor changes to the printer or print server
Starting external program from VFP and waiting for its termination
Pocket PC: base class
Monitoring changes in a directory
PocketPC: custom RAPI class for executing routines on remote Windows CE device
Pocket PC: custom RAPI class for operating with files and folders on mobile device
Pocket PC: custom RAPI class for operating with the System Registry
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