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Window Title activation buggy?


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Many of the programs I try using Window Title activation, with Window is Opened as the option, fail to work. They do work if I switch to Window Gains Focus.

 

My test macro is simply:

Text Box Display:

with the text "Macro is running."

 

In most cases, it just never runs.

 

It doesn't matter whether I use Partial (with/without wildcards) or Exact.

 

Of course, most of these are programs which many here might not have installed, thus limiting discussion. But here are examples that are widely accessible:

 

1. Control Panel

2. Event Viewer

3. Services

4. Printers and Faxes

5. My Documents

ete, etc

 

I'm using XP Pro, but I suspect the same issue might apply to other Windows OS versions?

 

Can I get some feedback on whether others see the same please?

 

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Terry, East Grinstead, UK

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Thanks both.

 

The same operation works fine consistently with another macro program I use, the 12 year old Stiletto. All those examples above immediately popped up a message:

 

StilettooWindowActivation.jpg

 

 

I'll report formally to Insight as a bug.

 

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Terry, UK

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