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nitekram

Scripting (Copy to Clipboard)

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I am sure that it is somewhere on this forum, but you can understand my quandary when looking for the word 'script'.

I just need to be pointed in the right direction.

I am looking to write to a file (a predefined script) and then pick the script from a list of scripts and then copy it to the clipboard so that I can paste it into a program.

I.E. SCRIPT BLUE SCREEN = Troubleshot issue and found that restarting the computer fixed the issue. Tested OK.

Now pick the script from the list of predefined scripts and copy to clip board to be used where ever needed by CTRL V (paste).

Thanks for dealing with all the newbees.


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ClipPut($my_file)

its in help

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ClipPut($my_file)

its in help

8)

Thanks - that got me on the right path - I have a lot to learn.


All by me:

"Sometimes you have to go back to where you started, to get to where you want to go." 

"Everybody catches up with everyone, eventually" 

"As you teach others, you are really teaching yourself."

From my dad

"Do not worry about yesterday, as the only thing that you can control is tomorrow."

 

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i saw you took the Class "Welcome to Autoit 1-2-3"

it teaches you how to search help also

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#5 ·  Posted (edited)

i saw you took the Class "Welcome to Autoit 1-2-3"

it teaches you how to search help also

8)

I think I was making it more complicated than it had to be. I thought it was going to be harder, but it was only a few lines of code to get me started.

$my_file = "C:\test.txt"

$file = FileOpen($my_file, 0)

; Check if file opened for reading OK
If $file = -1 Then
    MsgBox(0, "Error", "Can't open file.")
    Exit
EndIf

Clipput(FileRead($my_file))
FileClose($my_file)

One thing that I am concerned with though - it does not appear that you need to use the FileClose() as I have taken it out and ran it a couple of times with no error - the file should still be open - right? Am I missing something?

By the way your program is great - is there anyway to by pass the test? Or does it matter if you get the results - as I am on a different computer?

Edited by nitekram

All by me:

"Sometimes you have to go back to where you started, to get to where you want to go." 

"Everybody catches up with everyone, eventually" 

"As you teach others, you are really teaching yourself."

From my dad

"Do not worry about yesterday, as the only thing that you can control is tomorrow."

 

WindowsError.gif

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Replace $ghGDIPDll with $__g_hGDIPDll

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Straight from the documentation for FileClose:

Boy, I am feeling really stupid. I think that before I ask anymore I will read the function definition. And the help, and the forum, and the scripts that have been posted - is there anyway to just input it in my head and call it a day - lol.


All by me:

"Sometimes you have to go back to where you started, to get to where you want to go." 

"Everybody catches up with everyone, eventually" 

"As you teach others, you are really teaching yourself."

From my dad

"Do not worry about yesterday, as the only thing that you can control is tomorrow."

 

WindowsError.gif

WIKI | Tabs; | Arrays; | Strings | Wiki Arrays | How to ask a Question | Forum Search | FAQ | Tutorials | Original FAQ | ONLINE HELP | UDF's Wiki | AutoIt PDF

AutoIt Snippets | Multple Guis | Interrupting a running function | Another Send

StringRegExp | StringRegExp Help | RegEXTester | REG TUTOR | Reg TUTOT 2

AutoItSetOption | Macros | AutoIt Snippets | Wrapper | Autoit  Docs

SCITE | SciteJump | BB | MyTopics | Programming | UDFs | AutoIt 123 | UDFs Form | UDF

Learning to script | Tutorials | Documentation | IE.AU3 | Games? | FreeSoftware | Path_Online | Core Language

Programming Tips

Excel Changes

ControlHover.UDF

GDI_Plus

Draw_On_Screen

GDI Basics

GDI_More_Basics

GDI Rotate

GDI Graph

GDI  CheckExistingItems

GDI Trajectory

Replace $ghGDIPDll with $__g_hGDIPDll

DLL 101?

Array via Object

GDI Swimlane

GDI Plus French 101 Site

GDI Examples UEZ

GDI Basic Clock

GDI Detection

Ternary operator

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