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Implementing [Fake] Modal Dialogs in Full-Screen Mode

Posted by mickleness on April 5, 2011 at 11:04 PM PDT

The Problem

In one of our desktop applications we're emphasizing full-screen mode more than ever before. Among other things, this means we need to display some modal dialogs in full-screen mode. On Windows this appears to work fine, but on Mac the dialog appears to be buried. Here is a test application demonstrating the problem: