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how to make your code responsive if your application is doing some long running  tasks

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mLipok

What kind of task ?

Is this is gui or cui application ?

Could you post  yours code ?

 


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Zedna

Try this general princip:

While 1
    $msg = GuiGetMsg()
    Switch $msg
        Case $GUI_EVENT_CLOSE
            Exit
        Case $btn_start_id
            While 1
                ; some repeating long lasting code here ...
                $msg = GuiGetMsg()
                If $msg = $btn_stop_id Then
                    ; some finalization of repeating code (enable/disable buttons and so on) ...
                    ExitLoop
                EndIf
            WEnd
    EndSwitch
WEnd

 

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14 hours ago, mLipok said:

What kind of task ?

actually iam downloading file from server in GUI application and i want user can move Application in this process with mouse ,

current it get stuck if user is downloading file

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Did you try InetGet() ?


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5 hours ago, mLipok said:

Did you try InetGet() ?

this is my function to download file

 

; Download the file in the background with the selected option of 'force a reload from the remote site.'
    Local $hDownload = InetGet($downloadPath, $sFilePath, $INET_FORCERELOAD, $INET_DOWNLOADBACKGROUND)
    $totalFileSize = InetGetSize($downloadPath)
    ;MsgBox($MB_SYSTEMMODAL, "", "Download : " & $sFilePath,250 )
    ; Wait for the download to complete by monitoring when the 2nd index value of InetGetInfo returns True.
   Local $a
   Local $iMsg
   local $alreadyDownloded =0
    Do
        ;Sleep(20)
         $alreadyDownloded =  InetGetInfo($hDownload,  $INET_DOWNLOADREAD)
         if $alreadyDownloded >0 then
        ;MsgBox($MB_SYSTEMMODAL, "", " Already Download size: " & $alreadyDownloded )
            local $successPercentage = ($alreadyDownloded/$totalFileSize) * 100
        ;GUICtrlSetData($lbl_Message," Downloading " & Round($successPercentage) & "%" )
          UpdateText(GetKeyValueFromINI("DOWNLOADING") & " " & Round($successPercentage) & "%",Round($successPercentage))
         endif
         $a = GUIGetCursorInfo()
         $iMsg = GUIGetMsg()
        if $iMsg = $GUI_EVENT_PRIMARYDOWN Then
            If $a[0] >= 914 And $a[0] <= 924 And $a[1] >= 17 And $a[1] <=28  Then
               ;MsgBox($MB_SYSTEMMODAL, "", "Clicked "  )
             _Minimize()
             EndIf
          EndIf


   

_SendMessage($hGUI, $WM_SYSCOMMAND, $SC_DRAGMOVE, 0)
    Until InetGetInfo($hDownload, $INET_DOWNLOADCOMPLETE)


 

currently iam try to run this function in thread and see that it make any difference :)

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mLipok

Please read:
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And update your post.

I will check your example later , or other forum member will be faster :)

 


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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."

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