I'm playing Skyrim in windowed mode and I am trying to create a bot for this game for personal use. I would like to have the bot play the game in the background, while I do other things, the only problem is that the game window pauses when it loses focus. Is there a way to make the Skyrim process think that it still has the focus, so it continues to run while I do something else on another window? I'm not a windows programming expert but would this be possible if I could somehow intercept the message that says unfocused or minimized to the process, and thus let the process think its still focused? I think Skyrim uses directx, so is it possible to come up with a solution from that end?
Well the Eula doesn't really have any actual legal basis as long as you're not hurting anyone but yourself. And it is possible to do what you want, I don't know the specifics but basically you intercept the windows messages and have it ignore any kind of non focusing messages or just force it into thinking it's focused.