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I want a way to get the last key pressed.
I have a program that works with keyboard shortcuts and I want to give the permission for the user to edit shortcut keys depending on what suits him
i want to make read-only edit box and the program writes the latest shortcut key pressed
Please help me,
greetings to all
And thanks in advance
I want to create a loop which loops a code until for example f2 is pressed.
So I tried something with _IsPressed but it doesn't work.
Local $test = WinActivate("Notepad") Do Send("hi") Until _IsPressed("72", $test)
I don't know how I can do nothing when pressing f2 because it says "error: _IsPressed(): undefined function.".
I did put
Send("hi") after Local $test = but it gives the same error.
Does anyone know how to solve this problem?
Maybe I am wrong and I need to use a whole other Function.. I am new to AutoIT so I am sorry..
I wondered why negative integers I wrote into registry (e.g. negative x-coordinates of a gui if using two monitors and the right one is the main one) wouldn't return right when reading. Now I know: it is saved as an unsigned integer (without algebraic sign). So here is a snippet that is changing unsigned to signed integer:
Global Const $g_sRegKey = "HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\" & @ScriptName ; path to registry RegWrite($g_sRegKey, "Value", "REG_DWORD", -2147483647) ; write some negative integer into registry; -2147483647 highest possible negative integer , 2147483648 highest possible positive integer if talking of 32bit Local $sValue = RegRead($g_sRegKey, "Value") ; read out registry ConsoleWrite("Value: " & $sValue & @CRLF) ; show real value in console Local $sResult = _SignedInteger($sValue) ; change to signed value ConsoleWrite("Result: " & $sResult & @CRLF) ; and show it in console Func _SignedInteger($iUnsignedInteger) Local $iSignedInteger If $iUnsignedInteger > (2^31) Then ; then it means a negative integer $iSignedInteger = $iUnsignedInteger - (2^32) Else $iSignedInteger = $iUnsignedInteger EndIf Return $iSignedInteger EndFunc It took me some time to find out the problem and so I hope I can help somebody with this.
i a stuck with a hopefully a little problem.
I know the value of a not yet known key in an ini file.
I need to be able to find the key using the value. The value is a unique value in a section.
Hope you guys can help me.
I post here because i was wonderring if someone in this forum could help me with my script.
What i'm trying to do, is to basically install a new keyboard layout in Windows and activate it. I want to acheive by the registry or the command line, but not with the autoit automation tools, i don't find it stable...
Thanks for your help and have a good day!