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Im looking for a few examples on how to use this function also im wondering will this allow to send key presses to a window?


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Im looking for a few examples on how to use this function also im wondering will this allow to send key presses to a window?

#include <misc.au3>

_Main()

Func _Main()
    Local Const $Off = 2, $On = -1

    Opt("WinTitleMatchMode", 4)
    $hwnd = WinGetHandle('classname=Progman')
    _ToggleMonitor($hWnd, $Off)
    Sleep ( 3000 )
    _ToggleMonitor($hWnd, $On)
EndFunc

Func _ToggleMonitor($hwnd, $OnOff)
    Local Const $WM_SYSCOMMAND = 274
    Local Const $SC_MONITORPOWER = 61808
    _SendMessage($hWnd, $WM_SYSCOMMAND, $SC_MONITORPOWER, $OnOff)
    If @error Then
        MsgBox(0,"_ToggleMonitor", "_SendMessage Error: " & @error)
        Exit
    EndIf
EndFunc
Why use _SendMessage() to send keystrokes instead of send(),controlsend() or dll call? Edited by cameronsdad

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Why use _SendMessage() to send keystrokes instead of send(),controlsend() or dll call?

Well because it would send it directly to the window...

How would you use a dll call for sending keys?


[quote name='PsaltyDS' post='635433' date='Jan 27 2009, 07:04 AM']Larry is a mass murderer?! It's always the quiet, clean cut, bald guys... [/quote]

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