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Keyboard GUI for touch screen input

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I want to create a autoit GUI that will present a touch screen keyboard. This I can do.

What I dont know how do do is prevent the edit box on another program from losing focus.

ie. User click on the edit box in the middle of the text string and the cursur appears there in the middle of the string flashing, by clicking on the keyboard GUI a stroke is sent to the window and the new char is entered where the cursor is.

At the moment i can see the problem being that the edit box will lose focus and nothing will be entered, if i program the keyboard gui to restore forcus then the cursor will not be in the same place.

Thanks

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fsUK,

Take a look at this. Best AutoIt virtual keyboard I have seen.

M23


Any of my own code posted anywhere on the forum is available for use by others without any restriction of any kind._______My UDFs:

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ArrayMultiColSort ---- Sort arrays on multiple columns
ChooseFileFolder ---- Single and multiple selections from specified path treeview listing
Date_Time_Convert -- Easily convert date/time formats, including the language used
ExtMsgBox --------- A highly customisable replacement for MsgBox
GUIExtender -------- Extend and retract multiple sections within a GUI
GUIFrame ---------- Subdivide GUIs into many adjustable frames
GUIListViewEx ------- Insert, delete, move, drag, sort, edit and colour ListView items
GUITreeViewEx ------ Check/clear parent and child checkboxes in a TreeView
Marquee ----------- Scrolling tickertape GUIs
NoFocusLines ------- Remove the dotted focus lines from buttons, sliders, radios and checkboxes
Notify ------------- Small notifications on the edge of the display
Scrollbars ----------Automatically sized scrollbars with a single command
StringSize ---------- Automatically size controls to fit text
Toast -------------- Small GUIs which pop out of the notification area

 

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