Dgameman1

Clicking Javascript Alert with IE hidden

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#1 ·  Posted (edited)

Hey guys! When I click a button on a certain webpage, I get a Javascript Alert Box with 2 options, OK and Cancel

This is the information I get with the AutoIt v3 Window Info while the IE is visible

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>>>> Window <<<<
Title:    Message from webpage
Class:    #32770
Position:    779, 465
Size:    380, 172
Style:    0x94C801C5
ExStyle:    0x00010101
Handle:    0x003E0580

>>>> Control <<<<
Class:    Button
Instance:    1
ClassnameNN:    Button1
Name:    
Advanced (Class):    [CLASS:Button; INSTANCE:1]
ID:    1
Text:    OK
Position:    172, 96
Size:    88, 26
ControlClick Coords:    50, 12
Style:    0x50030000
ExStyle:    0x00000004
Handle:    0x001D05C8

>>>> Mouse <<<<
Position:    1009, 604
Cursor ID:    0
Color:    0xE1E1E1

>>>> StatusBar <<<<

>>>> ToolsBar <<<<

>>>> Visible Text <<<<
OK
Cancel
Deleting these messages will also responses.

Are you sure you want to delete them?


>>>> Hidden Text <<<<

 

How would I go about being able to click the OK button while IE is invisible, because the alertbox doesn't even show up when IE is invisible.

 

This is what I tried so far

WinWaitActive("[CLASS:Button; INSTANCE:1]", "OK")
        MsgBox("", "", "FOUND")
        ControlSend("[CLASS:Button; INSTANCE:1]", "OK", "", "{ENTER}")

But I don't even get the MSGBOX to appear

Edited by Dgameman1

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If the snipet is your only scriptcode, it should work. If in the same script other code to, the other code wouldn't work in the time waiting for appearing msgbox.

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@Dgameman1 if your script using _IELoadWait then in some cases this can be a problem when you are trying to wait in situation when IE popup msgbox.

You are waiting for IE but IE waitng for you.

 


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#4 ·  Posted (edited)

I tested around and this is the snippet I'm using at the moment

$TrashCan = $DeletedProfile.parentElement.parentElement.nextElementSibling.nextElementSibling.nextElementSibling.firstElementChild.firstElementChild
        _IEAction($TrashCan, "click")
        MsgBox("","","CHECK")

The MSGBOX doesn't even appear until I manually click the OK/Cancel button on the alert.

It's like the Alert Box is stopping my script from running for some reason?

Edited by Dgameman1

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#5 ·  Posted (edited)

So the Alertbox appears right after

_IEAction($TrashCan, "click")

I put 

ConsoleWrite("First")
_IEAction($TrashCan, "click")
ConsoleWrite("Second")

Second is not written in the console until I manually dismiss the dialog box. But then once I click Ok or Cancel, the console writes Second. It's like the Alert Box stops my script from running.

Edited by Dgameman1

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It just doesn't make sense to me why the script stops working once a Javascript alert appears

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