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ShySam

Sleep for 45 to 60 seconds [Solved]

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I'm trying to set it so that it doesn't happen at the exact same time each time my macro sleeps.

Instead being a range between forty five and sixty seconds.

I have been searching in google and in the help file but I must be missing it.

Edited by ShySam

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For the variablity of the timer use Random(45,60,1) this will give you a random number (an integer) between 45 and 60.

$DelayTime = Random(45,60,1) * 1000 ; Timer is in milliseconds, so need to multiply by 1000 to get seconds
$Timer = TimerInit()
While 1
      $Delay = TimerDiff($Timer)
      If $Delay >= $DelayTime then
        ;.... code here
        $DelayTime = Random(45,60,1) * 1000
      Endif
Wend

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