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Matthy

i want to loop something for a specified time

var = 1

$time = 5000

While Sleep($time)
    _CommSendString('signal')
WEnd

MsgBox(0,"",$var)

this wont work any ideas

cheers

matthy

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qazwsx

look into timers in the helpfile.

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PsaltyDS

i want to loop something for a specified time

this wont work any ideas

cheers

matthy

You are looking for TimerInit() and TimerDiff() in the help file:

$var = 1

$time = TimerInit()

While TimerDiff($time) < 5000
    _CommSendString('signal')
WEnd

MsgBox(0,"",$var)

:)


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Matthy

thanx :)

tried this once for an other script but wouldnt work so skipped this func.

i think i know now what i did wron

thanks ;)

matthy

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