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Hi, sorry, I'm new, quick question: how would I move the mouse to the start menu button if the user has it in the top right of the screen? Also, is there a better way to find the button wherever it is?

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Hi, sorry, I'm new, quick question: how would I move the mouse to the start menu button if the user has it in the top right of the screen? Also, is there a better way to find the button wherever it is?

Thanks

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If you want move your mouse on start button for click you can try :

ControlClick ( "[CLASS:Shell_TrayWnd]", "", "Button1" )


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Thanks, but it's clicking the little taskbar arrow button. Are you sure it's Button1?

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It works in XP but of course not in Windows 7


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#5 ·  Posted (edited)

Thanks, but it's clicking the little taskbar arrow button. Are you sure it's Button1?

You are well talking about "Windows" start menu button ?

For me it's Button1 and it open start menu.

If on your computer it's not Button1, use autoit windo info tool for get it ! Posted Image

Edit :

It works in XP but of course not in Windows 7

He doesn't precise his OS...

Edited by wakillon

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#6 ·  Posted (edited)

I don't exactly what your purpose is, but you can also do this:

Send("{LWIN}")

It might just be easier to avoid the start menu all together. For example, if you trying to click Start->Run->calc.exe->OK , then you might as well just:

Run("calc.exe")
Edited by Manadar

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Thanks, using Send("{LWIN}" worked perfect :) And yes, I am using Windows 7.

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