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WoodGrain

Hi guys,

Trying to map my mouse button 4 (I'm pretty sure it's 4 rather than 5, but I can experiment) to click the back button in a program (screenshot attached). In terms of positioning it sits in the middle of 3 screens if that makes a difference.

I assume I can use something like (though I prob don't need the 1st two lines if using ControlClick?):

WinActivate("ConnectWise v2016.4 (41139)", "Chrome Legacy Window")
WinWaitActive("ConnectWise v2016.4 (41139)", "Chrome Legacy Window")
ControlClick("ConnectWise v2016.4 (41139)", "Chrome Legacy Window", "[CLASS:Chrome_RenderWidgetHostHWND; INSTANCE:1]", "Left", 1, 0, 30)

When I hover my mouse over the button I get the following information in Window Info

>>>> Window <<<<
Title:  ConnectWise v2016.4 (41139)
Class:  TabBrowser_MainFrame
Position:   -8, -8
Size:   1696, 1026
Style:  0x17CF0000
ExStyle:    0x00040100
Handle: 0x0000000000010C56

>>>> Control <<<<
Class:  Chrome_RenderWidgetHostHWND
Instance:   1
ClassnameNN:    Chrome_RenderWidgetHostHWND1
Name:   
Advanced (Class):   [CLASS:Chrome_RenderWidgetHostHWND; INSTANCE:1]
ID: 315622768
Text:   Chrome Legacy Window
Position:   0, 30
Size:   1680, 957
ControlClick Coords:    81, 138
Style:  0x56300000
ExStyle:    0x00000020
Handle: 0x0000000000040AC6

>>>> Mouse <<<<
Position:   81, 191
Cursor ID:  0
Color:  0x004E7F

>>>> StatusBar <<<<

>>>> ToolsBar <<<<

>>>> Visible Text <<<<
ConnectWise: My Calendar
Chrome Legacy Window


>>>> Hidden Text <<<<
Chrome Legacy Window

 

Back Button.jpg

Edited by WoodGrain
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AutoBert

You are using x,y params wrong, when used the coords must be the

ControlClick Coords:    81, 138

not the absolut MousePos coords.

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WoodGrain

That should have been so obvious given the position of the button was not anywhere near 0, 30 lol. TBH, I had some issues figuring out the controlID, turns out the above was correct by using the "Advanced (Class)", so while I was posting I was trying to figure that out more so than the coords.

Those coords work, all working now, thanks AB

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WoodGrain

Hmm, ok, so it's not working again, looks like the contolID is different...

Can someone advise what I can use in the ControlID field of the ControlClick()?

>>>> Window <<<<
Title:  ConnectWise v2016.4 (41139)
Class:  TabBrowser_MainFrame
Position:   -8, -8
Size:   1696, 1026
Style:  0x17CF0000
ExStyle:    0x00040100
Handle: 0x0000000000010C56

>>>> Control <<<<
Class:  Chrome_RenderWidgetHostHWND
Instance:   2
ClassnameNN:    Chrome_RenderWidgetHostHWND2
Name:   
Advanced (Class):   [CLASS:Chrome_RenderWidgetHostHWND; INSTANCE:2]
ID: 314454488
Text:   Chrome Legacy Window
Position:   0, 30
Size:   1680, 957
ControlClick Coords:    81, 140
Style:  0x56300000
ExStyle:    0x00000020
Handle: 0x0000000000050980

>>>> Mouse <<<<
Position:   81, 193
Cursor ID:  0
Color:  0xFFFFFF

>>>> StatusBar <<<<

>>>> ToolsBar <<<<

>>>> Visible Text <<<<
ConnectWise: My Calendar
Chrome Legacy Window


>>>> Hidden Text <<<<
Chrome Legacy Window

 

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Danyfirex

Hello.

Two options.

1.- Use mouse positions.

2.- Use IUIAutomation

Saludos

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