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WinGetText not returning text that I want

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Hello,

The WinGetText function is not returning the text from the main menu of the window I have open. It's returning text from a status bar on the bottom. I used Au3info.exe to see what's going. I am unable to see the text that I want using the "Visible Text" tab or the "Hidden Text" tab. I am however able to get the specific class value of the area I'm trying to get text from. Is it possible to grab text using the Class value?

Thanks for your time.

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Hello,

The WinGetText function is not returning the text from the main menu of the window I have open. It's returning text from a status bar on the bottom. I used Au3info.exe to see what's going. I am unable to see the text that I want using the "Visible Text" tab or the "Hidden Text" tab. I am however able to get the specific class value of the area I'm trying to get text from. Is it possible to grab text using the Class value?

Thanks for your time.

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Hello,

The WinGetText function is not returning the text from the main menu of the window I have open. It's returning text from a status bar on the bottom. I used Au3info.exe to see what's going. I am unable to see the text that I want using the "Visible Text" tab or the "Hidden Text" tab. I am however able to get the specific class value of the area I'm trying to get text from. Is it possible to grab text using the Class value?

Thanks for your time.

ControlGetText() -- You can use the advanced control ID specification to use class and instance to specify the control.

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ControlGetText() -- You can use the advanced control ID specification to use class and instance to specify the control.

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Ok, I just tried this and it didn't work:

$ActText = ControlGetText("CSYS - EXTRA! X-treme","","[CLASS:Afx:400000:202b:10011:6:0; INSTANCE:1]")
MsgBox(0,"Title",$ActText)

I got the third argument from the "Advanced(Class)" property.

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Ok, I just tried this and it didn't work:

$ActText = ControlGetText("CSYS - EXTRA! X-treme","","[CLASS:Afx:400000:202b:10011:6:0; INSTANCE:1]")
MsgBox(0,"Title",$ActText)

I got the third argument from the "Advanced(Class)" property.

If there is any more info I can post to assist with this, please let me know.

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