hmmm, if the AutoIt Window-Info-Tool doesn´t get results, try to use an other little program to make the OCR. Copy these files into the scriptdir.... djpeg.exe gocr.exe ;script by Funkey www.AutoIt.de #include <ScreenCapture.au3> Local $pid = Run('notepad.exe') WinWait('[Class:Notepad]') WinActivate('[Class:Notepad]') WinWaitActive('[Class:Notepad]') Send('This is an OCR Test!') Local $text = _ReadControl_OCR("[Class:Notepad]", "", "Edit1", 2, 2, @ScriptDir) ConsoleWrite('@@