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TheRauchster101

Program not opening

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I've spent the last 2 weeks creating a program for my place of business, so to automate an installation script with a single hotkey press. After finishing it and compiling it, it works beautifully on 6 of the computers here. But the last one refuses to run it properly.

The tray icon appears, as if it's running, but the hotkey press never does anything.

The first thing that's supposed to happen once the hotkey is pressed, is to produce a tooltip. The user reports that there is no tooltip. I can verify that he is launching the program correctly, using all appropriate permissions. And that the program works as intended on every other computer.

dim $Exit, $Start, $Pause, $IniFile, $CurrentDir
SetButtons()

Global $Paused
HotKeySet($Pause, "TogglePause")
HotKeySet($Start, "Start")
HotKeySet($Exit, "Exit")

$CurrentDir=@WorkingDir & "\"
$IniFile=$CurrentDir & "Settings.ini"

While 1=1
    Sleep(500)
    WEnd

Func SetButtons()
    If FileExists ( $IniFile ) Then
        $Start=IniRead ( $IniFile, "Hotkeys", "start", "{INS}" )
                $Pause=IniRead ( $IniFile, "Hotkeys", "pause", "{Pause}" )
        $Exit=IniRead ( $IniFile, "Hotkeys", "exit", "{END}")
        Else
        $Start="{INS}"
        $Pause="{Pause}"
        $Exit="{END}"
        EndIf
EndFunc

Func Start()
    ToolTip("Automation has started. Please press the Pause/Break button to pause, and End to exit.", 50, 50)

From there the code just goes through the automation process.

I cannot for the life of me figure out why the program launches for him, but the hotkey press never activates the script.

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It works well for me.


AutoIt 3.3.14.2 X86 - SciTE 3.6.0WIN 8.1 X64 - Other Example Scripts

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