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I have created a Type Text macro, activated by a hot key, to enter my Quicken/Quickbooks password when prompted. The macro doesn't work in either program. When I run the macro in Notepad, it types the text just fine. I'm running Windows Vista SP2. Has anyone else had this problem? If so, have you figured out a way around it? Thanks!

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Macro Express interfaces with Windows using the 'Windows Hooks'. Keyloggers also use these hooks. Some programs, to provide additional security, block the hooks to prevent keyloggers grabbing something like a password. Quicken does this.

 

Thanks for the reply, Kevin. I was afraid it was going to be something like that, but thought I'd ask anyway. Thanks again.

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