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Selection box with count down timer

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I have most of this written, but I do not have the source in front of me at the moment. I will use pseudo code to explain what I'm trying to do.

Create Window with 2 radio buttons and a 20 second count down timer that starts counting down as soon as the window is opened.

radio_1 = default selection (already clicked)


If user selects radio_1; then delete window and continue down radio_1 path

If user selects radio_2; then delete window and continue down radio_2 path

Now here is where I need help, what I want the 20 second timer for is that if the user does not select a radio button by the time the timer hits 0 then the window should close and the default selection should be used as the path to continue down (radio_1 in this case)

I need help with the timer part and also how to make the code select the default button as the selection to continue down.


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Hmm.. sounds interesting, lemme see if I can whip something up quickly.

*Edit: Done, how's this look for a starting point?

#include <GUIConstantsEx.au3>
#include <Timers.au3>

Global $iCountdown = 20

$hGUI = GUICreate('', 200, 200)
$lb_Stat = GUICtrlCreateLabel('Countdown: ' & $iCountdown, 5, 5, 80, 15)
$ra_Opt1 = GUICtrlCreateRadio('Option 1', 5, 25, 60, 20)
    GUICtrlSetState(-1, $GUI_CHECKED)
$ra_Opt2 = GUICtrlCreateRadio('Option 2', 5, 45, 60, 20)


_Timer_SetTimer($hGUI, 1000, '_Countdown')

While 1
    $gm = GUIGetMsg()
    Switch $gm
        Case $ra_Opt1
            MsgBox(0, 'Option 1', 'Option 1 has been chosen')
        Case $ra_Opt2
            MsgBox(0, 'Option 2', 'Option 2 has been chosen')
        Case $GUI_EVENT_CLOSE

Func _Countdown($hWnd, $iMsg, $iIDTimer, $dwTime)
    $iCountdown -= 1
    If $iCountdown > 0 Then
        GUICtrlSetData($lb_Stat, 'Countdown: ' & $iCountdown)
    ElseIf $iCountdown = 0 Then
        _Timer_KillTimer($hWnd, $iIDTimer)
        ControlClick($hGUI, '', $ra_Opt1)
Edited by RobSaunders

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I Like It! :P

This is much appreciated, this will definitly help me finish my script.

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