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What is the polling frequency of WinWait?

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What is the polling frequency of the WinWait command?

I'm trying to determine the tolerance in measurements I'm trying to do using AutoIT. I'd like to know how often it polls so I can tell how much time might have elapsed between the window appearing and the script checking for it again.

I realize that the system can't poll constantly as it would begin to impact the activity I'm trying to measure.

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Thanks for your response.

I believe WinWaitDelay only controls what happens after the window is found, i.e. adds a pause before moving to the next command.

Still looking for confirmation of the 250ms polling freq...

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Shastaman,

I have asked for this to be moved to the Developer Chat section - you are more likely to get a response there. :mellow:

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The frequency is an implementation detail with no guarantee of remaining constant.

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