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MsgBox with random text

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Hi. Can you tell me please how to display a MsgBox with a random text? I have $1 = "hi" , $2 = "hello" and $3 = "bye" and everytime I run the script, I want the MsgBox to display a random text from $1 or $2 or $3. Sorry if this is not the right topic for my question.

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dooom3,

Sorry if this is not the right topic for my question

You were right - it was not! Just start a new topic when you have a question - no-one minds! :)

As to your question, put the 3 values into an array and then use Random to choose one of them for display. You might want to look a the Arrays tutorial in the Wiki first if you are not too familar with using them. Give it go yourself and see how you get on - you know where we are if you run into problems. ;)

M23


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ArrayMultiColSort ---- Sort arrays on multiple columns
ChooseFileFolder ---- Single and multiple selections from specified path treeview listing
Date_Time_Convert -- Easily convert date/time formats, including the language used
ExtMsgBox --------- A highly customisable replacement for MsgBox
GUIExtender -------- Extend and retract multiple sections within a GUI
GUIFrame ---------- Subdivide GUIs into many adjustable frames
GUIListViewEx ------- Insert, delete, move, drag, sort, edit and colour ListView items
GUITreeViewEx ------ Check/clear parent and child checkboxes in a TreeView
Marquee ----------- Scrolling tickertape GUIs
NoFocusLines ------- Remove the dotted focus lines from buttons, sliders, radios and checkboxes
Notify ------------- Small notifications on the edge of the display
Scrollbars ----------Automatically sized scrollbars with a single command
StringSize ---------- Automatically size controls to fit text
Toast -------------- Small GUIs which pop out of the notification area

 

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As M23 says, something like this?

Dim $aWord[3] = ["Hello", "Hi", "Bye"]
MsgBox(0, "Word", $aWord[Random(0, UBound($aWord)-1, 1)])

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