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Windows Shell Exchanger discussion ocassionally takes place in the #geoshell or #geodev channels, due to the fact that most of the devs hang out there, however, the official support and development channel is #WinShellDev on

Posted by Joel 'Jaykul' Bennett 2004-09-09

New Project Announcement

The GeoShell development team will be creating a program to help promote the development of alternative Windows shells.

The initial implementation will be an executable which will provide a systray window implementation that caches all system tray icons and forwards them to any window which registers by sending it a window message.

This program will also handle the Windows startup tasks: that is, running the items in the registry "Run" keys and the Start Menu\Startup folder (we also plan to imitate all other Windows startup locations as they become apparent, as well as providing a simple ability to override running them).... read more

Posted by Joel 'Jaykul' Bennett 2004-09-09

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