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by Blackholyman
14 Sep 2018, 07:29
Forum: Ask For Help
Topic: Portable AHK version?
Replies: 2
Views: 52

Re: Portable AHK version?

ahk is portable as is, you can just get the zip version https://autohotkey.com/download/ahk.zip
by Blackholyman
14 Sep 2018, 02:07
Forum: Offtopic
Topic: Answer a question, ask a question
Replies: 10
Views: 288

Re: Answer a question, ask a question

CloakerSmoker wrote:Q: What's going on?

A: Life

Q: what's the answer to life the universe and everything?
by Blackholyman
14 May 2018, 07:09
Forum: Ask For Help
Topic: Web scraping using IE - problem when the index number of a element changes Topic is solved
Replies: 6
Views: 235

Re: Web scraping using IE - problem when the index number of a element changes Topic is solved

if you look at my code example i find the element (a button) with the className "like-button-renderer-like-button", and store a ref to it in the variable likeButtonIconElement then in the next line i go out from that element and use parentNode to get to its parent element in this case a sp...
by Blackholyman
14 May 2018, 05:47
Forum: Ask For Help
Topic: Web scraping using IE - problem when the index number of a element changes Topic is solved
Replies: 6
Views: 235

Re: Web scraping using IE - problem when the index number of a element changes Topic is solved

one way is to find an element that has something unique like an id or some class text unique to that element and work out from that... Example: wb := ComObjCreate("InternetExplorer.Application") wb.Visible := False wb.Navigate("https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CYpcK0tDU58") while ...
by Blackholyman
08 Mar 2018, 02:34
Forum: Ask For Help
Topic: Need help with pixel detection reaction
Replies: 8
Views: 364

Re: Need help with pixel detection reaction

also to what @BoBo said there is a VLC http interface that lets you control and grab info about the currently playing video https://autohotkey.com/board/topic/83886-vlc-http-2-interface-library-for-lastest-vlc-media-player/ one idea is to check every two seconds if the current elapsed time of the cu...
by Blackholyman
07 Mar 2018, 03:07
Forum: Ask For Help
Topic: Need help with pixel detection reaction
Replies: 8
Views: 364

Re: Need help with pixel detection reaction

to keep the script running https://autohotkey.com/docs/commands/_Persistent.htm how about using a timer insted og your while loop? https://autohotkey.com/docs/commands/SetTimer.htm something like this SetTimer, checkVlcpixel, 250 return checkVlcpixel: if (GetColor(thisColor) != GetColor(thatColor)) ...
by Blackholyman
15 Feb 2018, 02:09
Forum: Ask For Help
Topic: Excel COM Insert (and Delete) Methods
Replies: 4
Views: 287

Re: Excel COM Insert (and Delete) Methods

yeah you need to use the value of the constants not the string name of them in AHK, most just do like jeewg showed but that is just for human readablity you only need .Insert(-4121)


look under point 5 here https://autohotkey.com/boards/viewtopic.php?t=8978
by Blackholyman
14 Feb 2018, 04:47
Forum: Ask For Help
Topic: Random "bugs" in Autohotkey? Topic is solved
Replies: 44
Views: 2027

Re: Random "bugs" in Autohotkey? Topic is solved

As a little update, Xtra solution does not work 100% of the time. I would say about 90%, which is way greater that the other solutions and it's definitely an improvement. Sometimes it does not work and what it does is delete what was selected, without replacing it with anything... but a great impro...
by Blackholyman
13 Feb 2018, 07:11
Forum: Ask For Help
Topic: syntax with referenced variables Topic is solved
Replies: 2
Views: 169

Re: syntax with referenced variables Topic is solved

try this

Code: [Select all]GeSHi © Codebox Plus

	Vu:="{Volume_Up}"
send %Vu%

Vu:="{Volume_Up}"
send % Vu

Vu={Volume_Up}
send %Vu%
by Blackholyman
13 Feb 2018, 05:18
Forum: About This Community
Topic: New Homepage suggestions
Replies: 114
Views: 40290

Re: New Homepage suggestions

hi, just a little input in the hopes of fixing this issue http://drive.google.com/uc?export=view&id=1yQoLw5EjqbkiNqNlH7YRey8HO1geG4WZ in this css file https://autohotkey.com/assets/mobirise/css/mbr-additional.css change this part @media screen and (max-width: 360px) {#header1-1 H1{font-size:3.5e...
by Blackholyman
13 Feb 2018, 03:08
Forum: Offtopic
Topic: « What's on your mind? » Topic is solved
Replies: 3953
Views: 480662

Re: « What's on your mind? » Topic is solved

Comparison of 4 RPA technologies (UiPath, VBA, Python/Selenium, Autohotkey) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BOGJxjohFyg http://repoman.pl/why-robots-cost-so-much/ well nice video but without seeing the code he used the comparison is not really possible as all of the tools may have better ways of do...
by Blackholyman
08 Feb 2018, 18:08
Forum: Ask For Help
Topic: Click Elements by ID Topic is solved
Replies: 32
Views: 1272

Re: Click Elements by ID Topic is solved

It May simply not be a butten element Can you post the html of you button or page with the button
by Blackholyman
08 Feb 2018, 16:44
Forum: Ask For Help
Topic: Click Elements by ID Topic is solved
Replies: 32
Views: 1272

Re: Click Elements by ID Topic is solved

Try this

Code: [Select all]GeSHi © Codebox Plus

Sleep, 10000
clipboard := "" ; empty clipboard for clipwait to work
wb.document.getElementById("copyLink_13965").click() ; By ID
Clipwait, 1
MsgBox, %clipboard%
by Blackholyman
08 Feb 2018, 15:15
Forum: Ask For Help
Topic: Click Elements by ID Topic is solved
Replies: 32
Views: 1272

Re: Click Elements by ID Topic is solved

You need to wait for the page to load before interacting with it

As a test you Can use sleep or one of the other wait methods show
by Blackholyman
08 Feb 2018, 08:49
Forum: Ask For Help
Topic: Click Elements by ID Topic is solved
Replies: 32
Views: 1272

Re: Click Elements by ID Topic is solved

Lots of info about this, from Full tutorials to short easy how to videos https://autohotkey.com/board/topic/47052-basic-webpage-controls-with-javascript-com-tutorial/ https://autohotkey.com/board/topic/64563-basic-ahk-v11-com-tutorial-for-webpages/ https://youtu.be/dOSnBJGoe_Q https://autohotkey.com...
by Blackholyman
04 Feb 2018, 06:30
Forum: Forum Issues
Topic: Forum really really slow...
Replies: 67
Views: 16768

Re: Forum really really slow...

:(
by Blackholyman
17 Jan 2018, 09:03
Forum: Ask For Help
Topic: IE COM Dropdown select
Replies: 3
Views: 188

Re: IE COM Dropdown select

then it is not the same element,

with the f12 tool try and have highlight the element that you are hovering over to see if that can help you, meny websites today use other ways of building things like dropdown to make that work or look better, but it can make it harder to work with programcally
by Blackholyman
17 Jan 2018, 09:00
Forum: Ask For Help
Topic: Script to extract data from Excel and paste in App. App begins to act v strange
Replies: 3
Views: 200

Re: Script to extract data from Excel and paste in App. App begins to act v strange

does the windowsspy return any info about the java apps dialog box's? this can be of help as it can let you use winwait or other windows commands like maybe even controlsend, other thing that may be giving you issues is that the second box may need admin rights to intract with...

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