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Launch an Application and Move it to a Specific Location

This function launches an application and moves it to a specific location using X, Y values.
Minimum Version
Created By
Keith Lammers (BFS)
Date Created
Nov 25, 2014
Date Last Modified
Nov 25, 2014

Scripted Function (Macro) Code

using System;
using System.Drawing;

// The 'windowHandle' parameter will contain the window handle for the:
//   - Active window when run by hotkey
//   - Window Location target when run by a Window Location rule
//   - TitleBar Button owner when run by a TitleBar Button
//   - Jump List owner when run from a Taskbar Jump List
//   - Currently focused window if none of these match
public static class DisplayFusionFunction
	public static void Run(IntPtr windowHandle)
    	//Launch the application (customize the path to match your application)
		uint appID = BFS.Application.Start("C:\\Windows\\System32\\StikyNot.exe", "");
        //Sleep to allow time for the window to open
        //Get the window handle for the newly opened window
		IntPtr windowHandle2 = BFS.Window.GetFocusedWindow();
        //Set the X, Y location of the window (0, 0 is top-left of Primary monitor)
		BFS.Window.SetLocation(windowHandle2, 200, 300);