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ControlSend and ControlCommand

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Hi All,

I am facing a problem with ControlCommand.

Synopsis is as follows

Send(1) works under any circumstances.

ControlSend($Str, "", $ctrl,'2') also works ...

But ControlCommand Doessnt seems to work when inserting text in browser's html page

In IE it does work but only for edit regions.

Where am I going wrong?

Instead of using Send or ControlSend, I want to know is there any other way to send characters to the cursor position?

Any help or suggestion is welcome. Just need a way ...

Regards

Deltarocked

$Str = 'Google - Mozilla Firefox'
;$Str = 'Google - Windows Internet Explorer' ; in case u r using Internet Explorer.
WinWaitActive($Str)
Sleep(3000)
$ctrl = ControlGetFocus($Str)
$handle = ControlGetHandle($Str, "", $ctrl)
Send(1)
ControlSend($Str, "", $ctrl,'2')
ControlCommand($Str, "", $ctrl, "EditPaste",'3')
ControlCommand($Str, "", $ctrl, "EditPaste",'4')
MsgBox(0,'',$ctrl&' -- '&$handle)
Edited by deltarocked

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I think this thread might be bumped off if theres no reply...

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Read the part in my signature about bumping posts.


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Read the part in my signature about bumping posts.

still no reply... guess i will have to think something out of the box...

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You are using control commands on a window, not a control, so it works. AutoIt cannot 'see' into a html page regardless of the browser. Use the AutoIt info tool and you will see what I mean.

Have a look at the IE Library in the help file. There is also a FF library in the Example Script section.

Looking at the code, I would suspect $ctrl and $handle are equal. If they are not equal then $handle will be the high level container that the html is rendered in. WinList would prove this.


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