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"Variable used without being declared."

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SlowCoder74

Ok, so strange situation. I'm using AutoIT 3.3.6.1.

I write source, and it works great. I save and close, then come back later. I get "Variable used without being declared.". It definitely seems to be a random thing. I may close and reopen again, and it'll work fine. I know correct programming dictates that I should declare all my variables, but it's not required unless I put "Opt(MustDeclareVars,1)", right?

Anyway, I downloaded ScriptoMatic from the download page, and got the error again, so I'm sure it's not me. Here's the console error:

>"C:\Program Files\AutoIt3\SciTE\..\autoit3.exe" /ErrorStdOut "C:\Documents and Settings\[username]\Desktop\scriptomatic.au3"  
C:\Documents and Settings\[username]\Desktop\scriptomatic.au3 (27) : ==> Variable used without being declared.:
GuiCreate("AutoIt Scriptomatic Tool", 684, 561,(@DesktopWidth-684)/2, (@DesktopHeight-561)/2 , $WS_OVERLAPPEDWINDOW + $WS_VISIBLE + $WS_CLIPSIBLINGS)
GuiCreate("AutoIt Scriptomatic Tool", 684, 561,(@DesktopWidth-684)/2, (@DesktopHeight-561)/2 , ^ ERROR
>Exit code: 1   Time: 0.775

I'm not blaming ScriptoMatic. I think it's something else. Ideas?

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guinness

Why V3.3.6.1? Also try to make a habit of declaring your variables.

How to debug this is...

1. Open the Help file.

2. Search for $WS_OVERLAPPEDwindow.

3. Find the appropriate include file and include it.


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water

Or let AutoIt include the necessary files for you. Add the following directive at the top of your script:

#AutoIt3Wrapper_Add_Constants=y

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guinness

Or let AutoIt include the necessary files for you. Add the following directive at the top of your script:

#AutoIt3Wrapper_Add_Constants=y

Not everyone uses SciTE4AutoIt3.

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SlowCoder74

Good info, guys! I was using 3.3.6.1 because I'd only downloaded it a few months ago, and hadn't checked for updates. But now I'm up to 3.3.8.1. Also downloaded SciTE4AutoIT3. Added "#AutoIt3Wrapper_Add_Constants=y", and see that it automatically added the needed includes. Awesome! ;)

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kylomas

SlowCoder74,

Be aware that "#AutoIt3Wrapper_Add_Constants=y" is changed to "#AutoIt3Wrapper_Add_Constants=n" at every invocation (usually each time you run the script).

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SlowCoder74

Actually, upon more consideration, as I'd previously mentioned, I would write some of my own code with my own variables. Not explicitly declared, but still used, and the code works. If I close and reopen the source, it may fail with the error. So it's not an includes problem.

SlowCoder74,

Be aware that "#AutoIt3Wrapper_Add_Constants=y" is changed to "#AutoIt3Wrapper_Add_Constants=n" at every invocation (usually each time you run the script).

kylomas

Yes, that is good to know. Thank you.

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