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Parent / Owner / Modal / Modeless in GUI apps

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to be able to correctly create an application that follows the right screen modes and the right input behaviors by the user :
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i have to understand well how to behave with the nesting of DCREAD, PARENT, OWNER, etc.

is there a manual, document that explains well the dependencies between dialog and objects ?
I am always confused with the use of these clauses

thanks for your help

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