Browser (IE) HTML document ready event

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Is there a way in autoit script to wait while browser's html document fully loaded, instead of putting script in Sleep?

I have this code:


$oDocument=_UIA_getFirstObjectOfElement($oIE,$cDocumentWindow, $treescope_subtree)

If not isobj($oDocument) Then


I do not like this - Sleep(8000). Sometimes it takes 2 seconds to load, sometimes it takes over 8 seconds...

I would like to have something that would wait when html document is ready/loaded.

Thank you.

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Use the func's of the IE.au3: 

_IENavigate ;can be called with a parameter for _IELoadWait. Maybe you must use;
_IELoadWaitTimeout ;for expanding the timeout time.


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Thank you! You pointed me to the right direction. The only problem is that when I load page it popups the "Windows Security" window asking for credentials and until credentials entered page is not loading... but I'll give it a try. Thanks anyway!

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Finally, I ended up with following approach:

$oDocument=_UIA_getFirstObjectOfElement($oIE,$cDocumentWindow, $treescope_subtree)
If not isobj($oDocument) Then
    $t=stringsplit(_UIA_getPropertyValue($oDocument, $UIA_BoundingRectanglePropertyId),";")

    ;~loop until button is loaded
    local $oClock =_UIA_getFirstObjectOfElement($oDocument,"id:=TodaysActivities_btnClock", $treescope_subtree)
    While not IsObj($oClock)
        $oClock =_UIA_getFirstObjectOfElement($oDocument,"id:=TodaysActivities_btnClock", $treescope_subtree)



I put "while" cycle to check if needed button is loaded. It seems like it is working...

If anyone has better ideas - please welcome to share it... :-)

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