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Cannot edit textbox using AutoIT

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#1 ·  Posted (edited)

I can't get this to work.

ControlSetText("[CLASS:#32770]", "", "[CLASS:Edit; INSTANCE:3]", $sString)

Am I doing something wrong? The string is not blank, I checked it with a message box.

Here is the information from the window:

>>>> Control <<<<
Class:  Edit
Instance:   3
ClassnameNN:    Edit3
Name:   
Advanced (Class):   [CLASS:Edit; INSTANCE:3]
ID: 1001
Text:   
Position:   47, 78
Size:   187, 14
ControlClick Coords:    112, 9
Style:  0x50000380
ExStyle:    0x00000000
Handle: 0x000000000021064A

 

Edited by zerothesavior

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