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Hi Forum Members,

Good Morning to all,

I am new to autoit (Basically a perl developer),

I have a query in window, in which several check boxes are there, i want to check a particular box, whether it is enabled or disabled,

Window Screenshot:

Here is the Window Properties

>>>> Window <<<<
Title:    Define Styles
Class:    #32770
Position:    380, 195
Size:    449, 378
Style:    0x94C800C4
ExStyle:    0x00010101
Handle:    0x00090534

>>>> Control <<<<
Class:    Button
Instance:    24
ClassnameNN:    Button24
Advanced (Class):    [CLASS:Button; INSTANCE:24]
ID:    156
Position:    275, 224
Size:    30, 16
ControlClick Coords:    10, 4
Style:    0x50010002
ExStyle:    0x00000004
Handle:    0x000305BE

>>>> Mouse <<<<
Position:    668, 452
Cursor ID:    0
Color:    0xFFFFFF

>>>> StatusBar <<<<

>>>> ToolsBar <<<<

>>>> Visible Text <<<<
&Factory settings
&Use for new equations
Character Style
&Text  . . . . . . . . . . .
Times New Roman
Fun&ction . . . . . . .
Times New Roman
&Variable  . . . . . . .
Times New Roman
&L.C. Greek  . . . . .
Symbol Tiger
U.C. &Greek . . . . .
Symbol Tiger
Sym&bol . . . . . . . .
Symbol Tiger
Vector-&Matrix  . . . .
Times New Roman
&Number  . . . . . . .
Times New Roman
&Extra Math  . . . . .
MT Extra
User &1  . . . . . . . .
Courier New
User &2  . . . . . . . .
Times New Roman
Te&xt style  . . . . . .
&Other styles . . . . . .

>>>> Hidden Text <<<<
&Primary font:
Times New Roman
&Greek and math fonts:
Italic &variables
Italic &lower-case Greek

I have done some autoit scripts in past (1 year ago), usually the send keys etc,

I used the Control Command to check and Uncheck radio buttons and Check box using the following commands

ControlCommand ( "Translators", "&Translation to other language (text) :", 31, "CHECK")
ControlCommand ( "Translators", "T&ranslator:", 42, "Selectstring", 'Tex -- Plain Tex')
ControlCommand ( "Translators", "Include translator &name in translation", 41, "UNCHECK")
ControlCommand ( "Translators", "Include MathType &data in translation", 40, "UNCHECK")

But I can't able to get the status of the check box,

Please guide me,

Thanks & Regards

Sathish V.


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But I can't able to get the status of the check box

Try this

ControlCommand ( "title", "text", controlID, "IsChecked" )

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Try this

ControlCommand ( "title", "text", controlID, "IsChecked" )

Thanks for your Kind help,

Now it's working fine, here is the completed code

If ControlCommand("Define Styles", "", "Button24", "IsChecked", "") = 0 Then
    MsgBox(0, "", "not checked")
    MsgBox(0, "", "checked")

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