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Open text file wirh Notepad and wait until text file is saved

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i start with new script to ad computer names to empty text file. The steps to do this are: Press Button "New CP Name List". Script check if cpnamelist.txt exist and delete it. Script create a new one. Now Script open cpnamelist.txt with notepad and i paste computer names in to this file and save file. How can i stop script until content is saved. I have tried Miscellaneous (winwait etc.) but somthing was wrong.

 

#include <ButtonConstants.au3>
#include <GUIConstantsEx.au3>
#include <GUIListBox.au3>
#include <WindowsConstants.au3>


$Form1 = GUICreate("CP Name List", 615, 438, 522, 356)
$ListCPNameList = GUICtrlCreateList("", 25, 25, 96, 383)
$ButtonNewCPNameList = GUICtrlCreateButton("New CP Name List", 130, 120, 105, 25)
$ButtonAddCPName = GUICtrlCreateButton("Add CP Name", 130, 30, 105, 25)
$ButtonRemoveCPName = GUICtrlCreateButton("Remove CP Name", 130, 60, 105, 25)
$InputCPName = GUICtrlCreateInput("", 245, 30, 121, 21)
GUISetState(@SW_SHOW)

 While 1
    $msg = GUIGetMsg()
    Select
        ;Case $GUI_EVENT_CLOSE
             Case $msg = $GUI_EVENT_CLOSE
            Exitloop

            Case $msg = $ButtonNewCPNameList
            MsgBox(0, "Note", "$ButtonNewCPNameList")

            $CPnameList="D:\AutoIT_Scripts\writefile\temp\temp\cpnamelist.txt"

            If FileExists($CPnameList) Then FileDelete($CPnameList) ; CPNameList if exist.

            $hFile = FileOpen("D:\AutoIT_Scripts\writefile\temp\cpnamelist.txt", 1)
            FileClose($hFile)

            $sText = FileRead("D:\AutoIT_Scripts\writefile\temp\cpnamelist.txt", 1)
            $sText = StringReplace($sText, @CRLF, '|')
            $sText = StringReplace($sText, '||', '|')
            GUICtrlSetData($ListCPNameList, $sText)




            Case $msg = $ButtonAddCPName
            MsgBox(0, "Note", "$ButtonAddCPName")


            Case $msg = $ButtonRemoveCPName
            MsgBox(0, "Note", "$ButtonRemoveCPName")




    EndSelect
 WEnd

 func terminate()                                                                     ;exit
    Exit 0
EndFunc

 

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Your script doesn't use Notepad in it.

You need to add a FileWrite to write the data to the file, which is also missing in your script.

Don't use Notepad to do this, it just adds complexity to a simple process.


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