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by Petr
Wed Jan 18, 2017 5:05 pm
Forum: Macros & Solutions
Topic: Strange Behavior
Replies: 1
Views: 8505

Re: Strange Behavior

Since you can see from the log that the macro was actually executed then I'm thinking about two scenarios: 1. The Thunderbird window does not have focus (does not receive keyboard keystrokes). - You can find out easily if this is the case: Just try to type something along with the macro executing (s...
by Petr
Wed Jan 11, 2017 7:55 pm
Forum: Suggestions & Bugs
Topic: V8 laggy key response
Replies: 1
Views: 9137

Re: V8 laggy key response

Hello, make sure that you have "Start macro after all hotkey keys are released" option on your hotkey trigger unchecked. Other tweak you could try is to make the macro to have "How to send macro text to target application..." option (which can be changed globally in Program settings or individually ...
by Petr
Wed Jan 11, 2017 4:01 pm
Forum: Macros & Solutions
Topic: Retrieve Specifec Fields From CSV or Simmular
Replies: 1
Views: 8328

Re: Retrieve Specifec Fields From CSV or Simmular

Hi Matt, >>> The challenge I'm facing is how to retrieve record info from a CSV or TXT. Is there a way to retrieve specific field data from the "File CSV Get Records Fields" / "File CSV Load"? <<< As for the CSV, it is a "comma separated values" format. So the record in the file looks like this: "va...
by Petr
Sun Jan 08, 2017 4:13 pm
Forum: Macros & Solutions
Topic: Move cursor in form field text to space character
Replies: 0
Views: 7669

Move cursor in form field text to space character

A user came up with this question: I want an automation or keyboard/mouse macro program that is able to go to a field on a input box in my tax program go the end of the field have the cursor move left until it gets to a space move right and then copy the 3 characters paste those characters into the ...
by Petr
Tue Jan 03, 2017 8:07 pm
Forum: Macros & Solutions
Topic: Clipboard extender macros (six clipboards)
Replies: 1
Views: 10481

Clipboard extender macros (six clipboards)

This macros extend your clipboard so that you will have six clipboards. Copy/paste operations are available from auto-hide toolbars located on the upper-left area of the screen http://www.pitrinec.org/images/_forum/clipboardext1.PNG ... or by hotkeys: Ctrl+Alt+C + 1 - copy to clipboard #1 ... Ctrl+A...
by Petr
Tue Jan 03, 2017 7:13 pm
Forum: FAQ's
Topic: How do I create an executable file (.exe) from my macros?
Replies: 0
Views: 8862

How do I create an executable file (.exe) from my macros?

This is only possible in Professional edition of the Macro Toolworks or Perfect Keyboard. Creation of the executable file is easy, just use "File/Generate .EXE..." menu command:
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by Petr
Tue Jan 03, 2017 4:35 pm
Forum: FAQ's
Topic: How can I use text with diacritic in my macros?
Replies: 0
Views: 8496

How can I use text with diacritic in my macros?

Text with diacritic such á, é, í, ó, ú, ý, ќ, ї, etc. cannot be part of macro text. To use text with diacritic use "Clipboard Macro". Such macro can be added using "Add Clipboard Macro" button: http://www.pitrinec.org/images/_forum/addClipboardMacro.PNG Simply do this: 1. In your rich text editor (s...
by Petr
Tue Dec 13, 2016 7:23 pm
Forum: FAQ's
Topic: Generate a random string
Replies: 1
Views: 11160

Re: Generate a random string

The macro that does this is available here:

http://pitrinec.com/help/user-forums/4/67
by Petr
Tue Dec 13, 2016 7:21 pm
Forum: Macros & Solutions
Topic: Macro that shows how to generate a random string
Replies: 0
Views: 7346

Macro that shows how to generate a random string

This macro generates a random string 12 characters long. The string consists from lower case characters. <cmds> <#>Define the set of charactrs that can show up in random string <var_parse>("a,b,c,d,e,f,g,h,i,j,k,l,m,n,o,p,q,r,s,t,v,w,x,y,z",",","",vChars,vCharsSize) <varset>("vRandStr=%_vStrEmpty%",...
by Petr
Tue Dec 06, 2016 2:46 pm
Forum: Macros & Solutions
Topic: How to increase value in variable by 1
Replies: 2
Views: 10513

How to increase value in variable by 1

This example shows how to increase variable value by 1:

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<cmds>
<#>Set initial value to 1
<varset>("v=1","")
<#>Increment the variable by doing + 1
<varset>("v=EXPR(%v%+1)","")
<#>Show expected result v=2
<msg>(-100,-100,"v=%v%","Result",1,0,0,0)