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Using Case on GUI checkbox

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I used Koda to generate my GUI, and I have included a checkbox. The code generates a Case for this checkbox (which I assume case activates if checkbox is selected).

How do I go about creating a rule if checkbox is de-selected in my Case? My sample below sets a variable to process later in my script. I want to reverse the Case if checkbox is de-selected, I want it to return $showInput = "FALSE"

While 1
    $nMsg = GUIGetMsg()
    Switch $nMsg
        Case $GUI_EVENT_CLOSE
            Exit

        Case $Form1
        Case $Label1
        Case $Button1
            processCheck()
        Case $Button2
            LOCAL $confirmExit
            $confirmExit = msgbox(292, "Confirm Exit...", "Do you want to exit this program?")
            If $confirmExit = 6 Then
                Exit
            EndIf
        Case $Checkbox1
            GLOBAL $showInput
            $showInput = "TRUE"
    EndSwitch
WEnd

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You can use "$showInput= Not $showInput" to toggle it between True and False every time the check box is clicked. Also, move the Global $showInput outside of the While loop, you only need to declare it once, and you should set the value of it outside the loop to either True or False so that the checkbox acts on it properly.


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@BrewManNH ahh you're right about the variable. I set that LOCAL variable inside the case, so I think I had done it automatically without thinking.


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“Hello, ladies, look at your man, now back to me, now back at your man, now back to me. Sadly, he isn’t me, but if he stopped using ladies scented body wash and switched to Old Spice, he could smell like he’s me. Look down, back up, where are you? You’re on a boat with the man your man could smell like. What’s in your hand, back at me. I have it, it’s an oyster with two tickets to that thing you love. Look again, the tickets are now diamonds. Anything is possible when your man smells like Old Spice and not a lady. I’m on a horse.”

 

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Gah it wouldn't let me edit my previous post.

It works perfectly. Thanks for the assistance.


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“Hello, ladies, look at your man, now back to me, now back at your man, now back to me. Sadly, he isn’t me, but if he stopped using ladies scented body wash and switched to Old Spice, he could smell like he’s me. Look down, back up, where are you? You’re on a boat with the man your man could smell like. What’s in your hand, back at me. I have it, it’s an oyster with two tickets to that thing you love. Look again, the tickets are now diamonds. Anything is possible when your man smells like Old Spice and not a lady. I’m on a horse.”

 

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