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Countdown with cancel button....

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#1 ·  Posted (edited)

Trying to get a cancel button to work on my countdown - where am i going wrong ?

$secsRemain = 10
While $secsRemain > 0
    $ret = MsgBox(52, "Countdown", "Seconds remaining until share is killed: " & $secsRemain, 1)
    If $ret = 1 Then
        ExitLoop
    EndIf
    $secsRemain = $secsRemain - 1
WEnd
Edited by MattX

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#2 ·  Posted (edited)

Because the return number is wrong.

$iSeconds = 10
While $iSeconds > 0
    $iReturn = MsgBox(4 + 48, "Countdown", "Seconds remaining until share is killed: " & $iSeconds, 1)
    Switch $iReturn
        Case 7 ; No Selected.
            ExitLoop
        Case 6 ; Yes Selected
            ExitLoop
    EndSwitch
    $iSeconds -= 1
WEnd
Though I would create a GUI and update the label, then you won't get that annoying disappearing of the MsgBox every second. Edited by guinness
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Updated: 04/09/2015

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Something like this:

Global $secsRemain = 10
Global $LastTime = 0
$Timer = TimerInit()
$Gui = GUICreate("Countdown", 260, 200)
$Label = GUICtrlCreateLabel("Seconds remaining until share is killed: " & $secsRemain, 20, 20)
$Button = GUICtrlCreateButton("Cancel", 20, 150)
GUISetState()
While $secsRemain > 0
    $msg = GUIGetMsg()
    Switch $msg
        Case $Button
            ExitLoop
    EndSwitch
    $Time = Int(TimerDiff($Timer) / 1000)
    If $Time <> $LastTime Then
        GUICtrlSetData($Label, "Seconds remaining until share is killed: " & $secsRemain)
        $LastTime = $Time
        $secsRemain -= 1
    EndIf
WEnd
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Updated: 04/09/2015

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Thanks - all sorted now. :D

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