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Wingens

Hi,

i have been stuck for a while now, and i can't seem to get it done. I have tried google and this forum but i can not find the answer i need.

I am creating a installer, using autoit for deploying Windows Server 2008 with the option to a custom boot partion size.

Right now i have pre determined the sizes that you can choose from, the only problem i have is that, the list has sizes in it that are bigger that the drive size.

So what i want to create is a script that reads the drive size and makes a combolist starting from 40GB and then in steps of 10GB till it reaches the max size of the drive.

I have attached the script i use.

Hope anyone can help me :)

sincerly,

Mark Wingens

Preload2.au3

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Melba23

Wingens,

This works for me: :)

#include <GUIConstantsEx.au3>

$sDrive = "C;"

$iMin_10 = 40

$iMax_10 = Int(DriveSpaceTotal($sDrive) / 1000)

If $iMax_10 > $iMin_10 Then
    $sSizes = ""
    For $i = $iMin_10 To $iMax_10 Step 10
        $sSizes &= "|" & $i
    Next
EndIf

$hGUI = GUICreate("Test", 500, 500)

$cCombo = GUICtrlCreateCombo("", 10, 10, 200, 20)
GUICtrlSetData(-1, $sSizes)

GUISetState()

While 1
    Switch GUIGetMsg()
        Case $GUI_EVENT_CLOSE
            Exit
    EndSwitch
WEnd

All clear? :)

M23


Public_Domain.png.2d871819fcb9957cf44f4514551a2935.png Any of my own code posted anywhere on the forum is available for use by others without any restriction of any kind

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ExtMsgBox --------- A highly customisable replacement for MsgBox
GUIExtender -------- Extend and retract multiple sections within a GUI
GUIFrame ---------- Subdivide GUIs into many adjustable frames
GUIListViewEx ------- Insert, delete, move, drag, sort, edit and colour ListView items
GUITreeViewEx ------ Check/clear parent and child checkboxes in a TreeView
Marquee ----------- Scrolling tickertape GUIs
NoFocusLines ------- Remove the dotted focus lines from buttons, sliders, radios and checkboxes
Notify ------------- Small notifications on the edge of the display
Scrollbars ----------Automatically sized scrollbars with a single command
StringSize ---------- Automatically size controls to fit text
Toast -------------- Small GUIs which pop out of the notification area

 

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Wingens

M23 thx :)

it is almost what i need, but when i want to read the drive size.

The drive has no drive letter yet, better it has no partition. It is a new harde drive.

Does this script work with that as well?

thank you for your fast response

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saywell

For some reason neither pasting nor url create button will work [XP, Chrome].

Google 'get size unformatted drive' and the first hit is a thread here with some possibilities.

William

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rover

_WinAPI_GetDriveGeometryEx($iDrive) in Yashied's WinAPIex.au3


I see fascists...

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      I have a basic GUI created to a set size with the enabled abilities to resize it:

      GUICreate("Test", 500, 450, -1, -1, BitOR($WS_SIZEBOX, $WS_MAXIMIZEBOX, $WS_MINIMIZEBOX))

      Inside this I have an image and label:

      GUICtrlCreateLabel($Image1StampInfo, 10, 395, 480, 20, $SS_CENTER) GUICtrlCreatePic($TheImage, 25, 25, 450, 350)

      Using:

      Case ($GUI_EVENT_MAXIMIZE or $GUI_EVENT_RESTORE or $GUI_EVENT_RESIZED)

      I activate:

       
      GUICtrlSetResizing($TheImageBox, $GUI_DOCKAUTO) GUICtrlSetResizing($Image1Stamp, $GUI_DOCKAUTO)

      This works fine with the image but not with the label – the label after a bit of resizing seems to get stuck in different places in the GUI as if the $GUI_DOCKAUTO has not worked properly.

      So 2 questions if I may. 

      1)    Have I used $GUI_DOCKAUTO incorrectly for use with lables?

      2)    I am happy to manually set new sizes dynamically but how? I can get the size of the window with ‘WinGetPos()’ but how do I set new size parameters for the ‘label’ and ‘image’?

      Thank you in advance.

    • ronaldo97
      By ronaldo97
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      1024*768
      1280*1024
    • mazz3d
      By mazz3d
      hello  everyone,
      I'm new with AutoIT and just looking for a way to open Firefox with random window size
      i have tried too many different samples from the web, some how it works but i can't make it works with Firefox 
      MozRpel and ff.au3 installed 
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