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Make _IECreate turn visible later

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I have a script that starts like this

$oIE = _IECreate('www.url.com', 0, 0)

I want the window to be invisible while the script is navigating to the right page, once it finds the right page I want it to turn visible so I was wondering if there was a function to turn an invisible _IE window to visible _IETurnVisible or something like that.

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#2 ·  Posted (edited)

Easy.

Global $IE

_IE("www.google.com", 5000)

Func _IE($URL, $Sleep)
$IE = ObjCreate("InternetExplorer.Application.1")
$IE.Navigate($URL)
$IE.Visible = 0
Sleep($Sleep)
$IE.Visible = 1
EndFunc
Edited by JustinReno

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Thanks works fine

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Your Welcome.

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Using _IE functions:

_IEAction ($oIE, "visible")

Dale


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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thanks - just what i needed =)

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