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How to automate a function while on firefox using the .au3 file PLEASE READ

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Hello Im a noob to coding,

I wanted to know how to visit a website or perform function while on a webpage.

For example,

Heres my script:

run("C:\Program Files (x86)\Mozilla Firefox\firefox.exe")

ShellExecute "www.gmail.com"

When I run the .au3 file, it opens up firefox and goes to gmail.

NOW while I am using firefox (opened by the above .au3 script), and say I decided to go to "yahoo.com" how do I automate it to AUTOMATICALLY search "news" or "stocks" or anything I want only WHEN it visits yahoo.com.

OR

say I visit "www.1saleaday.com", how do it automate it to automatically open "www.slickdeals.com" in another tab, ONLY when I visit "www.1saleaday.com"?

ALSO

What if I wanted it to open in another window exept a tab? how would I code that?

Im trying to create my own shortcut to firefox using my .au3 script, and to always use it to use firefox. I have alot of sites that I normally check when I log onto my PC and wanted to create a faster way to access ALL of the webpages I visit

Also I already download ff.au3 and other requried files

THANKS FOR READING

Please help!

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Don't double post, you already have a thread open for the same issue. Stick to one at a time.

Also, writing in all caps is considered shouting, those who want to read this will, those who don't aren't going to be persuaded by you yelling it.


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jamescaf491,

Welcome to the Autoit forum. :)

But as BrewManNH said above, just the 1 thread at a time please. ;)

M23


Any of my own code posted anywhere on the forum is available for use by others without any restriction of any kind._______My UDFs:

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ArrayMultiColSort ---- Sort arrays on multiple columns
ChooseFileFolder ---- Single and multiple selections from specified path treeview listing
Date_Time_Convert -- Easily convert date/time formats, including the language used
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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