Don’t Know Which Time or Date Format You Need for Your Next Document or Web Form? Pick from a Hotstring Menu of Options.
The C Option (Case Sensitive)—An Easy Way to Limit Hotstring Action. Plus, How to Emulate Hotstring Capitalization in an Action Menu Subroutine.
Whether You’re a Student or Merely Want to Improve Your Writing, Use Hotstring Menus to Insert Substitutes for Over Abused Words…Plus Another Free AutoHotkey Script!
Use AutoHotKey Hotstring Menus to Add Currency Symbols to Any Windows Program or on the Web
Save Redundant AutoHotkey Code by Creating a Function for Pop-up Hotstring Menus
In previous discussions, the modularity of AutoHotkey is highlighted. That means AutoHotkey scripts are composed of a series of building blocks many of which stand alone and are completely independent of the rest of the code. Continue reading
If You Find That You Often Rewrite the Same or Similar Code, Then Investigate Using a Function
Updated: March 7, 2020
A Question about AutoHotkey Functions:
Hi Jack, I very much appreciate your simple and easy to understand explanations and would really appreciate it if you would do a blog on how to use Functions in AutoHotkey. I’ve put together a tool for work that writes a series of different text strings based on menu choices and need to be able to log their use. My efforts to do so by using Functions have come to naught and I have fallen back to a series of several repetitive statements that I know could be done much more neatly. I’d be happy to send you an example if you’d like to work from that. Thanks! [Example received.]
Gary Cassidy Continue reading