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Incorrect undeclared identifier message??

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I'm try to use a INPUT and KEYBDINPUT structure from the winuser.h file (included by windows.h) but it keeps saying undeclared identifier, even though when I have INPUT Inputs; and type Inputs. , it shows me a list of the members?! I tried moving the lines that declare it out of the ifdef statements (right to the begining of the .h) but that didnt work either.. Any ideas?

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Could you post some code of where the problem is occurring? It might have nothing to do with the include files. It might purely be down to a scoping problem.

Post some relevant code and you'll be more likely to get a more helpful response. [smile]

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I know what the problem is. Do this where Windows.h is included:

#define _WIN32_WINNT 0x0500
#include <Windows.h>

I too had this bug, so I took a look at Windows.h and found that section of the file (with SendInput and related stuff) needed the above to be defined first. Kind of dumb but whatever.

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