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Save timer time start to recalculate after reboot

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I have a TimerInit() and I want to save to file the start time to reuse it after I reboot the pc.

I can't use the handle that I use with TimerDiff() because it's not valid after a reboot... (it works closing the script without rebooting because the mem has already the timer at that handle)

Ideas?

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You can't save it after a reboot, but what you can do is save the TimerDiff amount to a file and read that file after the reboot, and add it to the next TimerDiff figure.


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True  that's an option, but I got rid of TimerInit and TimerDiff.

I choosed to start a timer with saving _nowCalc() and then after the reboot, when I need to calc the time period, I  make a _DateDiff(). It works well.

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That works too :)

 


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