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AliOzturk

Got a few simple questions

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Hello AutoIT forums!

So once again i got a few more questions about some pretty simple stuff that i can't seem to figure out myself.

  • So i would like to know if its possible to capture your OWN keystrokes?
  • My previous script does never end, which is not what i want. Is there any way i can make it shut down after a specific amount of time?
  • What is the commands i should have a look at to create this script:
I'm going to create a little script that i would like to on key press, capture my screen, save it at a specific folder and then ask for name to the captured file. Like a pop-up box.

I hope to get my questions answered soon as i don't know what to do in the meantime! :-)

Best regards ~ nacon

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HotKeySet would be the one to look at first. TimerInit and TimerDiff for the duration question might help as well.


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