Sign in to follow this  
Followers 0
python44

Hotkey to close process

2 posts in this topic

Ok I am new here and am really happy with the online community and the great help you all provide :blink:

I have a script that uses mouse movements, which is OK but it gets in the way of me being able to easly terminate the process. This must come up alot so I was wondering what is the most elegant way to do this?

I had thought of making a new script specifically to end the process, but with the mouse out of order I would need to bind this to a hot key arrangement something like alt+shift+s or something. But I can't figure out how... Any pointers? Thanks again!

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites



python44,

Hotkeys are really simple:

#include <GUIConstantsEx.au3>

HotKeySet("+!s", "_Exit") ; Set a HotKey to run this function when pressed

$hGUI = GUICreate("Test", 500, 500)

$hLabel = GUICtrlCreateLabel("Press Alt-Shift-S to exit", 10, 10)

GUISetState()

While 1
    Switch GUIGetMsg()
        Case $GUI_EVENT_CLOSE
            Exit
    EndSwitch
WEnd

Func _Exit()
    MsgBox(0, "Exiting", "You pressed the HotKey")
    Exit
EndFunc

All clear? :blink:

M23


Any of my own code posted anywhere on the forum is available for use by others without any restriction of any kind._______My UDFs:

Spoiler

ArrayMultiColSort ---- Sort arrays on multiple columns
ChooseFileFolder ---- Single and multiple selections from specified path treeview listing
Date_Time_Convert -- Easily convert date/time formats, including the language used
ExtMsgBox --------- A highly customisable replacement for MsgBox
GUIExtender -------- Extend and retract multiple sections within a GUI
GUIFrame ---------- Subdivide GUIs into many adjustable frames
GUIListViewEx ------- Insert, delete, move, drag, sort, edit and colour ListView items
GUITreeViewEx ------ Check/clear parent and child checkboxes in a TreeView
Marquee ----------- Scrolling tickertape GUIs
NoFocusLines ------- Remove the dotted focus lines from buttons, sliders, radios and checkboxes
Notify ------------- Small notifications on the edge of the display
Scrollbars ----------Automatically sized scrollbars with a single command
StringSize ---------- Automatically size controls to fit text
Toast -------------- Small GUIs which pop out of the notification area

 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!


Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.


Sign In Now
Sign in to follow this  
Followers 0