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IE.au3 'IF' STATEMENT DOEST WORK! TREID EVERYTHING - (Moved)


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hello! ive have been trying to use IF statement in order to automate a web page. Apparent all the logic that goes through IF is considered TRUE by the compiler!

 


 

_IELoadWait($browser)
Local $oButtons = _IETagNameGetCollection($browser, "b")            ;gets all the Element with <b> tag
For $oButton In $oButtons                                            ; loops through the element with <b> tags
 If $oButton.outertext == "Next Chapter:" Or "Next Chapter: " Then    ;only click the elements with outertext "Next Chapter" 
_IEAction($oButton, 'click')                                           ; it clicks all the elements with <b> tags

EndIf
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It is because your if statement is badly written.  You should consider reading help file to understand the very basic of the language.

If $oButton.outertext = "Next Chapter:" Or $oButton.outertext = "Next Chapter: " Then

== is case sensitive, and applies only to strings while = is not.

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No problem.  Enjoy your reading.  BTW be careful with the ending space when comparing string that can be tricky...

Use instead :

If StringStripWS($oButton.outertext, 3) = "Next Chapter:" Then

 

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Moved to the appropriate forum, as the Developer General Discussion forum very clearly states:

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ArrayMultiColSort ---- Sort arrays on multiple columns
ChooseFileFolder ---- Single and multiple selections from specified path treeview listing
Date_Time_Convert -- Easily convert date/time formats, including the language used
ExtMsgBox --------- A highly customisable replacement for MsgBox
GUIExtender -------- Extend and retract multiple sections within a GUI
GUIFrame ---------- Subdivide GUIs into many adjustable frames
GUIListViewEx ------- Insert, delete, move, drag, sort, edit and colour ListView items
GUITreeViewEx ------ Check/clear parent and child checkboxes in a TreeView
Marquee ----------- Scrolling tickertape GUIs
NoFocusLines ------- Remove the dotted focus lines from buttons, sliders, radios and checkboxes
Notify ------------- Small notifications on the edge of the display
Scrollbars ----------Automatically sized scrollbars with a single command
StringSize ---------- Automatically size controls to fit text
Toast -------------- Small GUIs which pop out of the notification area

 

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