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gr8leap

I am trying to cobble together an AutoIT script that would allow me to toggle the first tab in Internet Explorer to refresh between 1 and 2 seconds. While working in tab 2 I need to transparently toggle the refresh rates of tab 1 without losing focus.

Here is an example that I found elsewhere 

#include <IE.au3>

HotKeySet('{ESC}', 'FNC_EXIT')

Local $oIE = _IEAttach('mywebsite!')

While 1
  Sleep(1)
  _IEAction($oIE, 'refresh')
WEnd

Func FNC_EXIT()
  Exit 0
EndFunc

Without knowing what I am doing I am trying to add the function to toggle between refresh times. Can anyone help?

Thanks for the assistance!

Edited by gr8leap

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computergroove

You could make an embedded webpage and make the page refresh outside of the embedded area. Not really an autoit thing but it can be done. I dont know why you would want to do this but I make a virtual machine if I want to have something work independently from what Im working on.


Get Scite to add a popup when you use a 3rd party UDF -> http://www.autoitscript.com/autoit3/scite/docs/SciTE4AutoIt3/user-calltip-manager.html

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gr8leap

The code example would work exactly as needed if it had the function to switch between 1 and 2 seconds. Right now it only refreshes the tab for 1 second. If I had a toggle to switch refresh rates on the fly that would be amazing.

 I'm a total noob so its probably easy.  

Thanks again 

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