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COULD ANYONE PLEASE HELP ME CAUSE I'M NEW HERE. WHEN I CLICK THE "autoIT HELP FILE" IN THE START MENU NOTHING HAPPENS, I THINK I SHOULD SEE A WINDOW OF SOME LISTS OF CODES TO HELP ME BUT NOTHING APPEARS WHEN I CLICK THE AUTOIT HELP FILE... PLS HELP TY!

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Start by pressing your Caps Lock key so the keyboard light goes out.

Does it work from the scite editor, pressing F1 ?

f1 is not working either

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#4 ·  Posted (edited)

What OS and Autoit version?

Check if "C:\Program Files\AutoIt3\AutoIt.chm" exists and invoke it from Explorer.

Reinstall Autoit.

Do other CHM files work for you?

Edited by Zedna

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What OS and Autoit version?

Check if "C:\Program Files\AutoIt3\AutoIt.chm" exists and invoke it from Explorer.

Reinstall Autoit.

Do other CHM files work for you?

i'm using "XP" and the latest version of autoit.

i checkd the "AutoIt.chm" file and it dosn't exists. i dont know what to do.

bdw thank you for your help..

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i'm using "XP" and the latest version of autoit.

i checkd the "AutoIt.chm" file and it dosn't exists. i dont know what to do.

bdw thank you for your help..

Newbieman, STOP Pming people for answers.

Next report I get on this will urn you a ban from these forums.

Now,how did you install AutoIt3?

Jos


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Autoit does not seem to have installed correctly, uninstall/re-install, see if that fixes it.

IT'S STILL NOT WORKING. ;)

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IT'S STILL NOT WORKING. ;)

For the last time: STOP TYPING CAPS!

Read my previous post and answer in it plain normal English.

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Newbieman, STOP Pming people for answers.

Next report I get on this will urn you a ban from these forums.

Now,how did you install AutoIt3?

Jos

IM SORRY

I USED THE SET UP WIZARD

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#11 ·  Posted (edited)

I hope you didn't see my last post when typing this post.

What OS are you running?

Edited by Jos

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I hope you didn't see my last post when typing this post.

What OS are you running?

Windos XP

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Ok, Open SciTE and save this code as Test.au3.

Then Hit F5 And tell me what is shown in the Output pane..

$Open_SciTe = '"' & @ScriptDir & '\SciTE\SciTE.exe" "%1"'
$Edit_SciTe = '"' & @ScriptDir & '\SciTE\SciTE.exe" "%1"'
$Run_SciTe = '"' & @ScriptDir & '\AutoIt3.exe" "%1" %*'
$Open = RegRead("HKCR\AutoIt3Script\Shell\Open\Command", "")
$Edit = RegRead("HKCR\AutoIt3Script\Shell\Edit\Command", "")
$Run = RegRead("HKCR\AutoIt3Script\Shell\Run\Command", "")
$Default = RegRead("HKCR\AutoIt3Script\Shell", "")
$FixedOpen = RegRead("HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\FileExts\.au3", "Application")
ConsoleWrite("+****************************************************************************************" &@CRLF)
ConsoleWrite("+* Current setting: " &@CRLF)
ConsoleWrite("+*        Default action:" & $Default & @CRLF)
ConsoleWrite("+*                   Run:" & $Run & @CRLF)
ConsoleWrite("+*                  Open:" & $Open & @CRLF)
ConsoleWrite("+*                  Edit:" & $Edit & @CRLF)
ConsoleWrite("+*      Always open with:" & $FixedOpen & @CRLF)
$AutoIt3Dir = RegRead("HKLM\Software\AutoIt v3\Autoit", 'InstallDir')
ConsoleWrite("+*              Helpfile:" & $AutoIt3Dir & "\Autoit3.chm" & @CRLF)
ShellExecute($AutoIt3Dir & "\Autoit3.chm")
ConsoleWrite("+****************************************************************************************" &@CRLF)

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Ok, Open SciTE and save this code as Test.au3.

Then Hit F5 And tell me what is shown in the Output pane..

$Open_SciTe = '"' & @ScriptDir & '\SciTE\SciTE.exe" "%1"'
$Edit_SciTe = '"' & @ScriptDir & '\SciTE\SciTE.exe" "%1"'
$Run_SciTe = '"' & @ScriptDir & '\AutoIt3.exe" "%1" %*'
$Open = RegRead("HKCR\AutoIt3Script\Shell\Open\Command", "")
$Edit = RegRead("HKCR\AutoIt3Script\Shell\Edit\Command", "")
$Run = RegRead("HKCR\AutoIt3Script\Shell\Run\Command", "")
$Default = RegRead("HKCR\AutoIt3Script\Shell", "")
$FixedOpen = RegRead("HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\FileExts\.au3", "Application")
ConsoleWrite("+****************************************************************************************" &@CRLF)
ConsoleWrite("+* Current setting: " &@CRLF)
ConsoleWrite("+*        Default action:" & $Default & @CRLF)
ConsoleWrite("+*                   Run:" & $Run & @CRLF)
ConsoleWrite("+*                  Open:" & $Open & @CRLF)
ConsoleWrite("+*                  Edit:" & $Edit & @CRLF)
ConsoleWrite("+*      Always open with:" & $FixedOpen & @CRLF)
$AutoIt3Dir = RegRead("HKLM\Software\AutoIt v3\Autoit", 'InstallDir')
ConsoleWrite("+*              Helpfile:" & $AutoIt3Dir & "\Autoit3.chm" & @CRLF)
ShellExecute($AutoIt3Dir & "\Autoit3.chm")
ConsoleWrite("+****************************************************************************************" &@CRLF)

>"C:\Program Files\AutoIt3\SciTE\..\autoit3.exe" /ErrorStdOut "C:\Program Files\AutoIt3\Test.au3.au3"

+****************************************************************************************

+* Current setting:

+* Default action:Open

+* Run:"C:\Program Files\AutoIt3\AutoIt3.exe" "%1" %*

+* Open:"C:\Program Files\AutoIt3\SciTE\SciTE.exe" "%1"

+* Edit:"C:\Program Files\AutoIt3\SciTE\SciTE.exe" "%1"

+* Always open with:

+* Helpfile:C:\Program Files\AutoIt3\Autoit3.chm

+****************************************************************************************

>Exit code: 0 Time: 0.225

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>"C:\Program Files\AutoIt3\SciTE\..\autoit3.exe" /ErrorStdOut "C:\Program Files\AutoIt3\Test.au3.au3"

+****************************************************************************************

+* Current setting:

+* Default action:Open

+* Run:"C:\Program Files\AutoIt3\AutoIt3.exe" "%1" %*

+* Open:"C:\Program Files\AutoIt3\SciTE\SciTE.exe" "%1"

+* Edit:"C:\Program Files\AutoIt3\SciTE\SciTE.exe" "%1"

+* Always open with:

+* Helpfile:C:\Program Files\AutoIt3\Autoit3.chm

+****************************************************************************************

>Exit code: 0 Time: 0.225

Did the Helpfile open? when the script was done?

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#17 ·  Posted (edited)

Did the Helpfile open? when the script was done?

No it didn't open

I tried hitting F1 and clicking it from the start menu, nothing happened.

Edited by newbieman

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No it didn't open

I have realised this aswell. If the au3 script isn't saved then the help file will not start. Save the au3 file and try.

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IT'S STILL NOT WORKING. ;)

Write some code

;blah

Save File and push F1

In my SciTe help file doesnt work if i dont have any code


This world is crazy

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Write some code

;blah

Save File and push F1

In my SciTe help file doesnt work if i dont have any code

Still not working.

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