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Start script when you click shutdown button?

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Is there a way to start a script when I click Start\Shutdown?


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Maybe this is what you need?

; terminate a script right [i]before[/i] a user shuts
; VicTT
; DllCall("Kernel32", "ubyte", "SetProcessShutdownParameters", "dword", 0x400, "dword", 0x000)

Global $WM_QUERYENDSESSION = 0x0011
Func InterceptShutdown($hWnd, $msg, $w, $l)
    MsgBox(0, "", "Shutting down")
EndFunc  ;==>InterceptShutdown
GUIRegisterMsg($WM_QUERYENDSESSION, "InterceptShutdown")
While 1
    Sleep(10)
WEnd

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Nope, that just makes a msgbox AFTER I have shutdown, which means it is too late to have the script really do anything. I was wandering if there was a way to have a script run when you click the button that brings up the gui asking you to shutdown (I guess the first post was kind of deceiving since I asked to start a script after you clicked shutdown).


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Do you see this part?

While 1
    Sleep(10)
WEnd

Put in the loop what you want to do. It will be executed before the actual shutdown of the system.

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But if it takes too long won't the computer shutdown before its finished?


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