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jlei

retry a _IEGetObjByName

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jlei

I have timing issues with my script and theres not much I can do about it other than adding 1-2 sec sleep times. My IEGetObjByName would work occasionally, sometimes failing to work other times.

Is there a way to automatically have a function retry itself, say up to 5 times (with 1 second sleep in between each retry) before ultimately failing?

I could write some helper IE functions, but wondering if there was something already like that implemented.

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DaleHohm

Just check @error and retry as appropriate.

Dale

Edit: more clarity

Edited by DaleHohm

Free Internet Tools: DebugBar, AutoIt IE Builder, HTTP UDF, MODIV2, IE Developer Toolbar, IEDocMon, Fiddler, HTML Validator, WGet, curl

MSDN docs: InternetExplorer Object, Document Object, Overviews and Tutorials, DHTML Objects, DHTML Events, WinHttpRequest, XmlHttpRequest, Cross-Frame Scripting, Office object model

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Reproducer: a small (the smallest?) piece of stand-alone code that demonstrates your trouble

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