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Edit Field Blinking Cursor

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In Firefox or other browsers or applications, edit fields have a distinctive blinking cursor. This is different from the mouse cursor.

Does AutoIt have a means of localizing the edit cursor similarly to MouseGetCursor(). as in:

Do
              Sleep(1000)
            Until MouseGetCursor()= 2

What I'd like to do is wait for a firefox page to load based on the appearance of the blinking cursor in the username edit field. Once the blinking cursor appears, I can then

Send("username")

A point in the right direction would be appreciated. Thanks

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fmen

Thanks for the quick reply....

I am peripherally aware of FF.au3 and even tried using it a while back. Unfortunately, it is way beyond my meager abilities to make much sense of it. Furthermore, it would be great if there were a way of doing the above in other applications such as Opera, or Chrome etc where FF.au3 would not be effective.

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Heh, and what about IE.au3? It's certainly not commonplace to find Window OS that doesn't contain IE. Anyway, the usual internet browsers don't use input boxes using the standard edit control.

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