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Send "{ENTER}" to notepad

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#1 ·  Posted (edited)

Hi

My script will send text to notepad on hot key-Insert.

I want to send - Hello"{ENTER}"

My code:- 

Send("Hello" & Chr(34) & "{ENTER}" & Chr(34) & @CRLF)

But it sends Hello""

I have checked related topics but all say that we dont know ENTER should work on which application. My requirement is simple, i just want to send this text to notepad and nothing else.

Please help.

Edited by saurabh2k26

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saurabh2k26,

Do you want to sent the literal string 'Hello"{ENTER}"' or 'Hello' followed by an {ENTER} keypress? :huh:

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#3 ·  Posted (edited)

; I see this 
Hello"
"

Melba23 is on this thread and is much more knowledgeable than I am but I can't reproduce your result.

I used sleep(5000) before writing to notepad.

What language is your keyboard in?   I don't think Notepad is the issue.  Also, perhaps try {NUMPADENTER} as an alternative?  You should be able to send {ENTER} either way to Notepad.

OOPS.  I completely missed the issue. Sorry about that :>

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Hi Melba

I just want the string and not actual ENTER press.

:)

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saurabh2k26,

Then just use the "raw" flag to send the string as written and not interpreted: :)

Send('Hello"{ENTER}"', 1)
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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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