Jump to content
Sign in to follow this  

How do you search for Hidden Text?

Recommended Posts


Hi everyone! I'm a noob. This is my 2nd day using autoit and I've been working on my first script for almost 10 hours straight. I'm addicted to autoit now haha!

Ok so.. I have "Window Info tool" running and it has some information i want to use. But I don't know how to assign it to a variable.

>>>> Hidden Text <<<<


I'll try to explain but please bare with me and remember i'm a noob.

For example:


So whatever hiddentext is, it will be stored into $position. I don't know how to do that.

At the moment Window Info Tool shows Hidden Text as 2195,2705.

So $position would equal 2195,2705.

Cuz what I want to is


Share this post

Link to post
Share on other sites

Found it.


Opt("WinDetectHiddenText", 1) ;0=don't detect, 1=do detect

$text = WinGetText("GPS", "")

MsgBox(0, "Text read was:", $text)

Share this post

Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now
Sign in to follow this  


Important Information

We have placed cookies on your device to help make this website better. You can adjust your cookie settings, otherwise we'll assume you're okay to continue.