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Remap Pause Key to Another Function?

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Can one remap the Pause/Break key to another function such has Home or End? If so how?

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Hello user2037,

First, Welcome to the AutoIt Forums ;)

Would HotKeySet() work for what your trying to do?

Global $Paused
HotKeySet("{HOME}", "TogglePause") ; Will pause your script if the 'Home' is pressed,
HotKeySet("{ESC}", "Terminate")
HotKeySet("+!d", "ShowMessage") ;Shift-Alt-d

;;;; Body of program would go here ;;;;
While 1
 Sleep(100)
WEnd
;;;;;;;;

Func TogglePause()
 $Paused = NOT $Paused
 While $Paused
 sleep(100)
 ToolTip('Script is "Paused"',0,0)
 WEnd
 ToolTip("")
EndFunc

Func Terminate()
 Exit 0
EndFunc

Func ShowMessage()
 MsgBox(4096,"","This is a message.")
EndFunc

As you can see with the other HotKey's there are multiple ways to run a function from a HotKey or HotKey combination. There is also _IsPressed(), although I generaly prefer HotkeySet() since its more Global.


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