SendMessageToDescendents problem

2 Aug 2006 07:49:45 -0700
Another noob question...

I need to pass a message from a main frame window to one of its
children...the child is created with

    dlg = new Window();

within the main frame. Then the message is sent:


In the child dialog class, I do the following:

BOOL ViewConnections::PreTranslateMessage(MSG* pMsg)
    // TODO: Add your specialized code here and/or call the base class

    CString msg;
    CTime theTime = CTime::GetCurrentTime(); //the current time

    switch (pMsg->message)
        case OECM_MESSAGE:
            msg.Format("{%02d:%02d:%02d} SubSkillsNet Connection


    return CDialog::PreTranslateMessage(pMsg);

But the child dialog never receives the message...this was confirmed
with a print statement inside the first case of the switch
statement....Any ideas here?

Thank you!

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