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GUI HotKey

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Hello AutoIt Forums! I have a question. :unsure:

How do I have it so that when I press a HotKey, a GUI will pop up?

Here it goes:

I start my autoit application.

I press "Ctrl + G" and then a help gui will show?

I can only get it to work if I start the program, and the GUI starts with it, without the use of a hotkey.

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Try this as an example. It will create a GUI and then when you press CTRL-G it will show/hide another GUI I titled Help.

HotKeySet("^g", "ShowGUI")
Global $Show = False
Global $Gui = GUICreate("Test window", 200, 200)
GUISetState()
Global $HelpGUI = GUICreate("Help Gui", 500, 200)
While 1
    $Msg = GUIGetMsg()
    Switch $Msg
        Case - 3
            Exit
    EndSwitch
WEnd
Func ShowGUI()
    $Show = Not $Show
    GUISetState($Show, $HelpGui)
EndFunc

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Thanks! Worked like a charm. :unsure:

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