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HotKeySet - ASCII

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Hey guys,

don't know what I am doing wrong:

HotKeySet("{ASC 047}", "Function") - doesn't work.

Any ideas?

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#2 ·  Posted (edited)

I wonder if this is not a problem associated with this: #2685

Edit: I see that I was wrong.

Edited by mLipok

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#3 ·  Posted (edited)

Might be... the hotkey I want to set is " / " though... when I manually try to go ALT+ (0)47 it sends the key as it is supposed to.

Edited by Seminko

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Seminko,

You need to use Chr, not Asc: ;)

HotKeySet(Chr(47), "_Function")

While 1
    Sleep(10)
WEnd

Func _Function()
    MsgBox(0, "Hi", "Pressed")
EndFunc
Remember that you need to define the character on the key to be pressed in this case - when Sending you need to define the character code. :)

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Strange... it works only when used with SHIFT :-/

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#6 ·  Posted (edited)

Seminko,

What keyboard layout are you using? Do you need to press Shft to get "/"? :huh:

On my UK keyboard, "/" is the main character on the key and so it fires immediately. :)

M23

Edit: Just tested on my keyboard and that is indeed the case - if I use Chr(63) = "?" I need to press Shft to get the same key to fire. ;)

Edited by Melba23

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Date_Time_Convert -- Easily convert date/time formats, including the language used
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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
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NoFocusLines ------- Remove the dotted focus lines from buttons, sliders, radios and checkboxes
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Well isnt there a way around that? I dont wanna be pressing shift :)

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Seminko,

So set the HotKey to the main character on that key and not the shifted one. ;)

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Well, here's the deal... I am using a special keyboard where there are a few hotkeys with unusual characters for easy reach... there is only one characted for the button and it is " / ".

Now, I noticed that " / " doesn't work either when I press it from the numpad. Maybe my keyboard is set up in a way it fires the numpad version.

Can this be hotkeyed?

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OMG it's {NUMPADDIV}... haha

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