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GUICtrlRead can't work for checkbox

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I have an external program, i tried to use GUICtrlRead to get its checkbox state:

Debug("aaaaaaaaaaa:" & GuiCtrlGetState("TCheckBox2"))

Debug("bbbbbbbbbbb:" & $GUI_UNCHECKED)

Debug("ccccccccccc:" & $GUI_CHECKED)


Debug("checking the checkbox");

GUICtrlSetState("TCheckBox2", $GUI_CHECKED)


but i found whatever the state it is, it always get 0 which is not right.

i checked the forumn, most of the post is about the "autoit created" control.

i believe autoit can read EXTERNAL control as well, but how?

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Looks like you are trying to set/read the status of an external GUIs Checkbox control?

Check the ControlCommand() in the Helpfile for that.


Edited by Jos

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