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WinClose won't work :-(

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Hey everyone, I've been using AutoIt for about a day(also reading .pdf book), and i'm actually starting to understand how this works. but I have a WinClose problem, I'm trying to close a MsgBox with WinClose and even using a timer but it won't work in any way. Any way someone could help me? :(

MsgBox(4,"hello","how u doin")

WinWaitActive("hello")

WinClose("hello")

Send("!n")

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MsgBox is known as a 'blocking function' so the script will pause until the MsgBox is closed by the user. Why not search the help file for GUI management or look at Melba23's signature for an extended MsgBox UDF. Good luck.

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MsgBox is known as a 'blocking function' so the script will pause until the MsgBox is closed by the user. Why not search the help file for GUI management or look at Melba23's signature for an extended MsgBox UDF. Good luck.

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Thank you guys for the help! Best forum ever :P

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Msgbox also has a timeout option if you want it to close after a certain period of time.


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