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IDing a button press in another program

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middae

ProgramB - 3rd party program, has a small window pop up titled "Done Scanning". On this window, is a button, labeled "Done"

Can I have my script identify when the "Done" button is pressed on this other program? I don't have a clue where to begin on this...

Thanks in advance!

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lordicast

Try Window Info Tool.

With that find ControlSend,ControlGetFocus in help.


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middae

Is that going to let AutoIt know when the button is pressed by human rather than by AutoIt?

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Melba23

middae,

If you can ID the pop-up using the AU3 Window Info tool then you could always wait until the pop-up appears and then wait for it to vanish again when the "Done" button is pressed. WinWaitActive and WinWaitClose are there for exactly that!

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middae

Oh snap - brilliant!!

-Mid

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