AutoIT Listing updated: September†14, 2005

AutoIt v3 is a freeware BASIC-like scripting language designed for automating the Windows GUI and general scripting. It uses a combination of simulated keystrokes, mouse movement and window/control manipulation in order to automate tasks in a way not possible or reliable with other languages (e.g. VBScript and SendKeys). AutoIt is also small, self-contained and will run on 95, 98, ME, NT4, 2000, XP, 2003.

AutoIt can: Provide a general-purpose scripting language for all Windows versions; Simulate keystrokes (supports most keyboard layouts); Simulate mouse movements and clicks; Move, resize and manipulate windows; Interact directly with "controls" on a window (set/get text from edit controls, check boxes and radio buttons, select items in drop-down lists, etc.); Create user interfaces (GUIs); Work with the clipboard to cut/paste text items; Provide a scriptable RunAs function for Windows 2000/XP/2003
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  • Price: Free
  • Users' Rating: 4.92 [26 votes] - Vote


February†7, 2006 - AutoIt v3 by Larry, Product Rating: 5/5
With COM support and struct support (beta version)... this software is going to take over in certain lite development markets.

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