vagabond719

Live updating ListView

6 posts in this topic

#1 ·  Posted

I am looking for some suggestions on how I might be able to implement this. I would like to be able to refresh a ListView whenever the DB updates. I know C# has AJAX to handle this. Is there any options in AutoIt that I might be able to use? I do not have any code yet and mainly needing some direction. 

Thanks,

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites



#2 ·  Posted

Independent of who or what is udating the DB?


Forum Rules         Procedure for posting code

"I like pigs.  Dogs look up to us.  Cats look down on us.  Pigs treat us as equals."

- Sir Winston Churchill

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

#3 ·  Posted

I am currently using Access via ODBC to keep track of data. I have built queues for each individuals. I am also monitoring a shared mailbox. So ideally what I would like to do is when I find a new email belonging to that person I would refresh their queue. 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

#4 ·  Posted (edited)

Which DB: MS MySQL .... ?

Edit... ah ... Access. 

 

Edited by mLipok

Signature beginning:   Wondering who uses AutoIT and what it can be used for ?
* GHAPI UDF - modest begining - comunication with GitHub REST API *
ADO.au3 UDF     POP3.au3 UDF     XML.au3 UDF    How to use IE.au3  UDF with  AutoIt v3.3.14.x  for other useful stuff click the following button

Spoiler

Any of my own code posted anywhere on the forum is available for use by others without any restriction of any kind. 

My contribution (my own projects): * Debenu Quick PDF Library - UDF * Debenu PDF Viewer SDK - UDF * Acrobat Reader - ActiveX Viewer * UDF for PDFCreator v1.x.x * XZip - UDF * AppCompatFlags UDF * CrowdinAPI UDF * _WinMergeCompare2Files() * _JavaExceptionAdd() * _IsBeta() * Writing DPI Awareness App - workaround * _AutoIt_RequiredVersion() * Chilkatsoft.au3 UDF * TeamViewer.au3 UDF * JavaManagement UDF * VIES over SOAP * WinSCP UDF * GHAPI UDF - modest begining - comunication with GitHub REST API *

My contribution to others projects or UDF based on  others projects: * _sql.au3 UDF  * POP3.au3 UDF *  RTF Printer - UDF * XML.au3 - BETA * ADO.au3 UDF SMTP Mailer UDF *

Useful links: * Forum Rules * Forum etiquette *  Forum Information and FAQs * How to post code on the forum * AutoIt Online Documentation * AutoIt Online Beta Documentation * SciTE4AutoIt3 getting started * Convert text blocks to AutoIt code * Games made in Autoit * Programming related sites * Polish AutoIt Tutorial * DllCall Code Generator * 

Wiki: Expand your knowledge - AutoIt Wiki * Collection of User Defined Functions * How to use HelpFile * Best coding practices * 

IE Related:  * How to use IE.au3  UDF with  AutoIt v3.3.14.x * Why isn't Autoit able to click a Javascript Dialog? * Clicking javascript button with no ID * IE document >> save as MHT file * IETab Switcher (by LarsJ ) * HTML Entities * _IEquerySelectorAll() (by uncommon) * 

I encourage you to read: * Global Vars * Best Coding Practices * Please explain code used in Help file for several File functions * OOP-like approach in AutoIt * UDF-Spec Questions *  EXAMPLE: How To Catch ConsoleWrite() output to a file or to CMD *

"Homo sum; humani nil a me alienum puto" - Publius Terentius Afer
"Program are meant to be read by humans and only incidentally for computers and execute" - Donald Knuth, "The Art of Computer Programming"
:naughty:  :ranting:, be  :) and       \\//_.

Anticipating Errors :  "Any program that accepts data from a user must include code to validate that data before sending it to the data store. You cannot rely on the data store, ...., or even your programming language to notify you of problems. You must check every byte entered by your users, making sure that data is the correct type for its field and that required fields are not empty."

Signature last update: 2017-06-04

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

#5 ·  Posted

@vagabond719,

You can try using FileGetSize() function, by this, you can add your loop section if file size was changed and then do the auto refresh if size does not match with your previous DB from the updated DB.

From Help:

#include <MsgBoxConstants.au3>

Example()

Func Example()
    ; Retrieve the file size (in bytes) of the AutoIt executable.
    Local $iFileSize = FileGetSize(@AutoItExe)

    ; Display the file size and convert to a readable form.
    MsgBox($MB_SYSTEMMODAL, "", ByteSuffix($iFileSize))
EndFunc   ;==>Example

Func ByteSuffix($iBytes)
    Local $iIndex = 0, $aArray = [' bytes', ' KB', ' MB', ' GB', ' TB', ' PB', ' EB', ' ZB', ' YB']
    While $iBytes > 1023
        $iIndex += 1
        $iBytes /= 1024
    WEnd
    Return Round($iBytes) & $aArray[$iIndex]
EndFunc   ;==>ByteSuffix

Hope this is what you need.

 

KS15

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

#6 ·  Posted

You need an event Listener who get the email event and than update the listview, Im not sure if Autoit have this function like javascript,java etc... but you can try  with a DO While cicle to check continually difference in bytes of your .mdb db. and if the size changed in positive you need to update the listview. This would only work with a single user, if they are more than one you would not know which listview you should upgrade.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!


Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.


Sign In Now