burkey

GUI won't respond when script running

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Hi, I have a script I made which is a pixel bot for a game and I want to add GUI controls for starting, stopping and pausing (right now I use hot keys for Exiting and Pausing).

I have tried both the MessageLoop and OnEvent method but when I click start (which runs my script, my script is an endless while loop looping through the pixel search, moving, etc...) pressing anything else on the GUI doesn't work.

I can get the same behaviour in a quick sample GUI, just make a GUI, give it two buttons, make each button amend the text of the same label but give one a sleep(5000) command and the other button won't respond until after 5 seconds.

Is there anyway that I have can the GUI break out of the script that the start button runs to be able to called the Pause or Exit function?

Thanks

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burkey,

Welcome to the AutoIt forum.

Unfortunately you appear to have missed the Forum rules on your way in. Please read them now - particularly the bit about not discussing game automation - and then you will understand why this thread will now be locked.

See you soon with a legitimate question I hope.

M23

P.S. The Interrupting a running function tutorial in the Wiki will explain what is happening and how to get around it.

 


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ArrayMultiColSort ---- Sort arrays on multiple columns
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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
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