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Stop the au. script if it dont do anything more than 2min

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allcapone1912

Hi,

 

I have written a script then execute mulplite function(open diffferent browser,navigate different URL,save file  and much more)

 

but i need to add to my script a function that will close the script only if the script dont do anything for more that 2 minutes

 

example:

steps

1.open notepad

2.copy link from notepad

3.open mozilla

4.insert link

 

if one this steps will go wrong(with error) my script will just do nothing

 

 

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BrewManNH

Look at the functions TimerInit and TimerDiff. Something like this perhaps.

Global $Timer = TimerInit()
While 1
    If TimerDiff($Timer) < 120000 Then ; 2 minutes
    ; do whatever your script needs to do
    $Timer = TimerInit() ; reset the timer
    Else
        Exitloop
    Endif
Wend

This should give a rough idea, but the way it's written right now, it will never exit the loop because the timer is constantly reset. You'd need to make it so that if it's not doing something it's not resetting the timer. I don't know exactly how you'd determine that there's nothing for it to do, but I'm sure you'll know.

BTW, using Notepad to grab a list of URLs is terribly ineffiecient, you can use the text document directly without any external programs, using FileRead/FileReadLine/_FileReadToArray etc.


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allcapone1912

hi,

need a funtion that will close the script/program after x-minutes event if the script is still execute somethings(force close)

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kaotkbliss

Why did you need to create a 2nd thread on the same subject?

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anyways, I think what you want is adlibregister


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Melba23

allcapone1912,

Threads merged - please stick to just the one at a time in future. ;)

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