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#1 ·  Posted (edited)

Can someone explane the following: Missing chars when using code?

ps - looks like you can no longer paste your code with TIDY???

#include <GUIConstantsEx.au3>
#include <WindowsConstants.au3>
Example1()
MsgBox('', '', 'Why is the ampersand sign missing? & DEC 38')
Example2()
MsgBox('', '', 'Why is the Plus, Exclamation Mark, and Pound Sign missing? + DEC 43, # DEC 35, ! DEC 33')

; example 1
Func Example1()
; In this example the & is missing?
Local $msg, $Left = 10, $Down = 0
GUICreate("My GUI", 100, 960) ; will create a dialog box that when displayed is centered
For $x = 32 To 64
GUICtrlCreateLabel(Chr($x), $Left, $Down)
$Down += 30
Next
GUISetState(@SW_SHOW) ; will display an empty dialog box
; Run the GUI until the dialog is closed
While 1
$msg = GUIGetMsg()
If $msg = $GUI_EVENT_CLOSE Then ExitLoop
WEnd
GUIDelete()
EndFunc ;==>Example1

; example 2
Func Example2()
; In this example the # and + and ! signs are missing?
Run('notepad.exe')
Sleep(1000)
For $x = 32 To 64
Send('   ' & Chr($x))
Send("{Enter}")
Next
EndFunc ;==>Example2
Edited by nitekram

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When you send +, ! or # you need to send them RAW. Means set the flag of Send to 1.


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#3 ·  Posted (edited)

If you use

GUICtrlCreateLabel(Chr(38) & Chr(38), $Left, $Down)
in example 1 you get your "&".

Looks like a "&" is interpreted as character to denote a shortcut.Text "Se&nd" will be displayed as "Send".

Unfortunately I can't find it in the help file at the moment.

Edited by water

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BTW: To post a script with correct indentation don't paste the code into the popup for AutoIt code but paste it manually into the [autoit][/autoit] tags.


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I did paste into tags - but did not work...Also when editing your (my) post, it changes the format.

I found those special charaters in the helpfile - thanks, just did not check before posting.

Thanks for your help!!!


All by me:

"Sometimes you have to go back to where you started, to get to where you want to go." 

"Everybody catches up with everyone, eventually" 

"As you teach others, you are really teaching yourself."

From my dad

"Do not worry about yesterday, as the only thing that you can control is tomorrow."

 

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StringRegExp | StringRegExp Help | RegEXTester | REG TUTOR | Reg TUTOT 2

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SCITE | SciteJump | BB | MyTopics | Programming | UDFs | AutoIt 123 | UDFs Form | UDF

Learning to script | Tutorials | Documentation | IE.AU3 | Games? | FreeSoftware | Path_Online | Core Language

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ControlHover.UDF

GDI_Plus

Draw_On_Screen

GDI Basics

GDI_More_Basics

GDI Rotate

GDI Graph

GDI  CheckExistingItems

GDI Trajectory

Replace $ghGDIPDll with $__g_hGDIPDll

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