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Window sprotect its programs well. So I need a script which restores QV to the front.I have this working: Sub open dim objSHL set objSHL = createobject("wscript.shell") objSHL.AppActivate "Notepad" objSHL.sendkeys "(% )(R)" End Sub So this I have a need to make certain that sendkeys commands are sent to theproper program. I have another solution for people looking for it. Source

Raiders #1 AKA:Gangsta Yoda Posts 60,221 Re: AppActivate problem in Windows 7 Ok then perhaps it might be easier to do it all in VBA so you can use an Excel Save File To Database . To start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below. If you run this as a scheduled task, it still thinks it has activated notepad, but the send keys are not sent to notepad. http://stackoverflow.com/questions/23165377/wshshell-appactivate-doesnt-seem-to-work-in-simple-vbs-script

Wscript.shell Appactivate

Are you on the map of wpu users? Reply With Quote 08-18-201202:18 PM #5 Bob Walker II View Profile View Forum Posts Visit Homepage Administrator Join Date Aug 2009 Location NW Ohio WP version: X6 16.0.0.429 OS version: Win As written it will open your default macro folder.

You may have to register before you can post: click the register link above to proceed. Tuesday, July 08, 2014 10:34 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Hi Partybuddha, Calling appactivate() twice didn't work for me. I tried using your code above, but all it appears to do is bring HostMan's window to the top. Vbscript Get Active Window Title The time now is 10:29 AM.

FWIW, before inserting I use FastStone Image viewer to batch process reduction in the size of the images to about 25% of the original 4752 x 3168. Wshshell.appactivate Internet Explorer Why is translateY(-50%) needed to center an element which is at top: 50%? Try this. https://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/scriptcenter/en-US/6b5a5efe-d083-450f-9624-b2f72893fe9d/bring-window-to-front-appactivate-does-not-help-?forum=ITCG The answer is that you can't use SenKeys withthis program except if the user brongs it to the front and makes sure it is not minimized.

Is there other, a betterway, i could send key commands to the program, instead of sendkeys? Appactivate Vbs Not Working Düşüncelerinizi paylaşmak için oturum açın. Reply With Quote Jun 30th, 2011,12:45 PM #6 RobDog888 View Profile View Forum Posts Visit Homepage Super Moderator Join Date Apr 2001 Location LA, Calif. Am I supposed to add my existing code to it somewhere for it to then close the window?

Wshshell.appactivate Internet Explorer

Polyglot Anagrams Cops' Thread Extract csv from .shp files? I had posted a macro that can convert those to a small size using IrFanView but there is another third party method that can be used. Wscript.shell Appactivate jv Proposed as answer by Richard MuellerMVP, Moderator Wednesday, November 02, 2011 4:51 PM Marked as answer by Richard MuellerMVP, Moderator Thursday, November 03, 2011 5:31 PM Friday, October 28, 2011 Wshshell.appactivate Not Working Syed Kollol 2.750 görüntüleme 1:46 Daha fazla öneri yükleniyor...

SaveThisMovieNow 4.116 görüntüleme 9:16 VBScript Basics, Part 27 | Get File - Folder (Properties) - Süre: 6:38. Brian Warner 17.465 görüntüleme 20:50 How to Minimize or Maximize Windows from Keyboard - Süre: 1:23. The program is activated, BUT left blinking on the taskbar below. You could put in a button for a "File Open" dialog which would let you select a file and have the filename returned to the macro as a variable. Objshell.appactivate Internet Explorer

also as a side note If I add a msgbox "activated and closed" at the end of the script and run the script manually, the shell.SendKeys( "%fx" ) no longer sends Welcome ! Literally 99% of the time that someone thinks they need to use sendkeys, there is a better way.Really...don't.If you must then use AutoIt instead of VBScript. Ideas like 'SendKeys' are a leftover from DOS basic and Windows 98 and earlier.

How to respond when someone praises about my Japanese? Vbscript Appactivate Process Id SendKeys is not that solution. Reply With Quote 08-19-201212:50 AM #7 bobhs View Profile View Forum Posts Supporting Member Join Date Feb 2009 Location Fort Gay WV USA WP version: 18.0.0.200, 17.0.0.337, 16.0.0.428 OS version: Win7

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Bill Thursday, October 27, 2011 3:19 PM Reply | Quote Moderator 0 Sign in to vote Thanks for the info The developer replied the situation cannot be changed. The problem is in Windows 7. Thanks for the suggestion though. –user3550756 Apr 20 '14 at 1:44 Try to launch Calc.exe and modify your script in this line :Call Kill("Calc.exe") and it should kill the Advanced Search Forum WordPerfect Macros & Merges AppActivate and Windows Explorer in Win7 If this is your first visit, be sure to check out the FAQ by clicking the link above.

Thanks! Uygunsuz içeriği bildirmek için oturum açın. If it is then restore the window and THEN set it with SetForegroundWindow. Teenage daughter refusing to go to school What episode of Star Trek is this creature on?

Therefore what is your real aim? The developer should be able to explain why. All rights reserved. We have tried.

When I installed HostsMan, the process name was hm.exe, so I'll use that in my example below. Change Menu BackColor . What you are trying to do is 'LEGACY'. Thursday, October 27, 2011 5:50 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote You cannot bring a program to the front if it is minimized.

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Then the problem may be my app, because I copied the same code and the result is the flashing window in the task bar. Filtering Arrays . SimplyCoded 23.537 görüntüleme 10:06 Delete Any File With VBScript - Süre: 9:16. Maybe there are other ways to get your wanted results.- Marcus Like Show 0 Likes (0) Actions Go to original post Actions Remove from profile Feature on your profile More Like

Use SPI_SETFOREGROUNDLOCKTIMEOUT and specify a value of zero. Is there other, a betterway, i could send key commands to the program, instead of sendkeys?