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Below is my script. Can you please tell me why I keep getting exit code 0, and the script stops? I'm expecting it to just idle in the background and await my hotkey pressing.

Global $Paused
HotKeySet("F7", "Cycle2")
HotKeySet("F8", "Cycle1")
HotKeySet("F9", "Cycle3")

Func Cycle3()
  $Paused = NOT $Paused
  MouseClick("left", 920, 755, 1, 25) ;taskbar
  MouseClick("left", 776, 598, 1, 25) ;region
  MouseClick("left", 575, 565, 1, 25) ;pgdown
  MouseClickDrag("left", 325, 310, 500, 575, 25)
  Exit 0
EndFunc

Func Cycle2()
  $Paused = NOT $Paused
  MouseClick("left", 920, 755, 1, 25) ;taskbar
  MouseClick("left", 776, 598, 1, 25) ;region
  MouseClick("left", 575, 565, 1, 25) ;pgdown
  MouseClick("left", 575, 310, 2, 25) ;up
  MouseClickDrag("left", 325, 310, 500, 575, 25)
  Global $Paused
EndFunc

Func Cycle1()
  $Paused = NOT $Paused
  MouseClick("left", 920, 755, 1, 25) ;taskbar
  MouseClick("left", 776, 598, 1, 25) ;region
  MouseClickDrag("left", 325, 310, 500, 575, 25)
  Local $i = 0
  Do
      Sleep(2000) ;2-second sleep
      Cycle2()
      $i = $i + 1
  Until $i = 7
  Global $Paused
EndFunc
Edited by Fohsap

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BigDod

Insert

While 1

Sleep(100)

WEnd

after HotKeySet's



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Schoening

Yes like BigDod said you could insert

While 1
Sleep(100)
WEnd

Your Problem is that the Functions are not Used :) Functions Wait to be called, but because your script has no definition when to start or end it will just run from top to bottom and Exit.

When you add a While Loop, the Loop Will Keep the Programm "alive"

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