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Revision as of 21:28, 8 November 2012

There are many tutorials available for AutoIt. This page is an overview of a few known tutorials. More tutorials can possibly be found and will be added to this page in time.

AutoIt beginner

These tutorials describe simple tasks and AutoIt syntax.

Autoit-1-2-3

By Valuater, this tutorial is one of the most popular. Some key features are:

  • Over 19 Interactive GUI's
  • Over 50 Step-by-Step Scripts
  • Verbal Instructions
  • Complete with Demonstrations and Answers
  • Exe Format for New People

This is the second page you will see when running AutoIt 1-2-3. It gives important links to necessary downloads and allows you to run demos that are supplied with the program.

Autoit-1-2-3.jpg

You can download AutoIt 1-2-3 from here, or check out the Forum page.

Learning to script with AutoIt V3

This tutorial has example AU3 files contained in the text, printable exercise question/answer sheet and more. Originally by lxP and updated by BrettF, this is a great starting point for those who have never scripted before. For people who may have done other languages, this will also be a good back to basics tutorial.

Download now.

Video

These are almost 20 AutoIt video tutorials by 403forbidden. You can view all the tutorials at the link below. They start at a beginner level and work up from there.

More complicated AutoIt commands and concepts

Tips to make your coding easier

Others

Books

AutoIt v3: Your Quick Guide (Andy Flesner, O'Reilly)

This guide teaches you the foundations of the AutoIt v3 language. You will learn about variables and includes, graphical user interfaces, user-defined functions, and conditional and loop statements. You will then apply what you have learned in examples related to the system administration field.