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ControlGetText and ControlSetText

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I am working on a small script to populate settings for a recording system, I can receive the text that is in the Edit boxes of the screen but ControlSetText or ControlSend do not do anything yet the ControlSend returns 1.

Info

>>>> Window <<<<

Title: Global Settings Setup

Class: WindowsForms10.window.8.app.0.378734a

Position: -3, -3

Size: 416, 500

Style: 0x17C80000

ExStyle: 0x00050100

Handle: 0x0015051E

>>>> Control <<<<

Class: Edit

Instance: 1

ClassnameNN: Edit1

Advanced (Class): [CLASS:Edit; INSTANCE:1]

ID: 1001

Text:

Position: 152, 28

Size: 222, 15

ControlClick Coords: 171, 4

Style: 0x50000380

ExStyle: 0x00000000

Handle: 0x0010055C

>>>> Mouse <<<<

Position: 323, 52

Cursor ID: 15

Color: 0xFFFFFF

>>>> StatusBar <<<<

WinWaitActive("Global Settings Setup")
WinActivate("Global Settings Setup")
$var = ControlGetText("Global Settings Setup", "", "Edit1")
ConsoleWrite($var & @CRLF)
$var2 = ControlGetText("Global Settings Setup", "", "Edit2")
ConsoleWrite($var2 & @CRLF)
ControlSend("Global Settings Setup", "", "Edit1",$IP & "\JAVS",1)
ControlSend("Global Settings Setup", "", "Edit2",$IP,1)

Both of the GetText commands return the values that are originally there.

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^^^ Help

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I'm not sure I can help but wanted you to try another test. Controlsend is just a glorified send..right?

Try doing a controlfocus or controlclick then just do a normal send.

Help says that controlsend is unreliable for command prompts, perhaps this control is another one that is proving unreliable...?

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Thanks, but the send does not do anything either. But I can do a ControlGetText with no problem to that control.

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It was UAC that was causing the issue, disabled it through the registry.

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