kcvinu

Is it possible to monitor keystroke while GUI is not in focus ?

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Hi there,

I would like to know that there is any possible way to monitor keystrokes while autoit GUI is not in focus. I mean minimized state. 


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if your looking for your func to do something on specific key press

look @ _IsPressed(), it check one specific key state and its gui independent.

 

#include <Misc.au3>
While 1
    If _IsPressed('01') Then
        SplashTextOn('','Left Mouse Down',200,40)
        Do
            Sleep(10)
        Until Not _IsPressed('01')
        SplashOff()
    EndIf
Wend
Or look @ HotKeySet Edited by bogQ
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kcvinu,

I am not suggesting that you are doing anything wrong, but please make sure you read the Keyloggers announcement before you post again. :)

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Hi 

bogQ

Thank you. Let me try.


My Contributions

UDF Link Viewer   --- A tool to visit the links of some most important UDFs 

 Includer_2  ----- A tool to type the #include statement automatically 

 Digits To Date  ----- date from 3 integer values

PrintList ----- prints arrays into console for testing.

 Alert  ------ An alternative for MsgBox 

 MousePosition ------- A simple tooltip display of mouse position

GRM Helper -------- A littile tool to help writing code with GUIRegisterMsg function

Access_UDF  -------- An UDF for working with access database files. (.*accdb only)

 

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kcvinu,

I am not suggesting that you are doing anything wrong, but please make sure you read the Keyloggers announcement before you post again. :)

M23

Hi Melba23, 

I am trying to make an input method editor for my native language. If i press "A" on my keyboard, then the appropriate letter of my native language should appear on screen. And i don't like to use my knowledge for illegal purposes. :)


My Contributions

UDF Link Viewer   --- A tool to visit the links of some most important UDFs 

 Includer_2  ----- A tool to type the #include statement automatically 

 Digits To Date  ----- date from 3 integer values

PrintList ----- prints arrays into console for testing.

 Alert  ------ An alternative for MsgBox 

 MousePosition ------- A simple tooltip display of mouse position

GRM Helper -------- A littile tool to help writing code with GUIRegisterMsg function

Access_UDF  -------- An UDF for working with access database files. (.*accdb only)

 

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Hi Spider001

Let me check the Link. Thanks..


My Contributions

UDF Link Viewer   --- A tool to visit the links of some most important UDFs 

 Includer_2  ----- A tool to type the #include statement automatically 

 Digits To Date  ----- date from 3 integer values

PrintList ----- prints arrays into console for testing.

 Alert  ------ An alternative for MsgBox 

 MousePosition ------- A simple tooltip display of mouse position

GRM Helper -------- A littile tool to help writing code with GUIRegisterMsg function

Access_UDF  -------- An UDF for working with access database files. (.*accdb only)

 

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Setting the Focus, is also a separate option available to you, other than being active or maximized or on top, etc.

Focus can also be set to individual controls.

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Setting the Focus, is also a separate option available to you, other than being active or maximized or on top, etc.

Focus can also be set to individual controls.

Hi, 

There is two input options for our native language. 

1. Phonetic method (It's very easy)

2. Inscript method. (Quite difficult)

Unfortunately, this program supports only inscript method. So i need to change the input method to phonetic through AutoIt script. If that is impossible, then i can develop a new GUI and get the input from user and then paste it to this app.


My Contributions

UDF Link Viewer   --- A tool to visit the links of some most important UDFs 

 Includer_2  ----- A tool to type the #include statement automatically 

 Digits To Date  ----- date from 3 integer values

PrintList ----- prints arrays into console for testing.

 Alert  ------ An alternative for MsgBox 

 MousePosition ------- A simple tooltip display of mouse position

GRM Helper -------- A littile tool to help writing code with GUIRegisterMsg function

Access_UDF  -------- An UDF for working with access database files. (.*accdb only)

 

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