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Need help gaining focus on a window

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I will have a window that I need to gain focus if it doesn't have it and then shut down using a 'ALT+E' keystroke.

What code would I use for this? My window that I want to gain focus has a title bar name "APEX"

Would this work

If WinExists("APEX") then

WinWait("APEX")

WinActivate("APEX")

If WinActive("APEX") then

Send("!E")

Sleep(10000)

Thanks,

ABS

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I will have a window that I need to gain focus if it doesn't have it and then shut down using a 'ALT+E' keystroke.

What code would I use for this? My window that I want to gain focus has a title bar name "APEX"

Would this work

If WinExists("APEX") then

WinWait("APEX")

WinActivate("APEX")

If WinActive("APEX") then

Send("!E")

Sleep(10000)

Thanks,

ABS

Is it giving you any error or anything when you try this? One thing you need to do is make sure to put endif's in your code. Try something like this:

if WinExists("APEX") Then
    WinActivate("APEX")
    sleep(500)
    send("!e")
EndIf

I have it sleep for half a second after activating the window just because sometimes it goes to fast and sends the alt-e before the window actually gets a chance to activate. try it out and see if that works, and let us know if you get any error messages or anything. Good luck!

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